AOG Desk Supervisor

Recruiter
JET2
Location
Leeds
Posted
15 Sep 2018
Closes
20 Sep 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Reporting to the Engineering Purchasing Manager, the AOG (Aircraft on Ground) Desk Supervisor is responsible for the day to day management of the AOG Purchasing Team, ensuring the availability and on time delivery of a range of aerospace components to support the operational requirements. This role plays a vital role in the achievement of the Jet2.com 'On Time Performance' targets.

You will deliver and promote continuous improvement and lean process thinking throughout the AOG Purchasing Team, ensuring colleagues support changing seasonal requirements, and the Team have a cross-functional understanding and expertise. You will also work closely with Maintenance Control, Line and Hangar facilities, and Overseas Stations, acting as a point of a escalation for queries that cannot be resolved by colleagues in the AOG Purchasing Team. You will deputise for the Engineering Purchasing Manager in their absence, as well as deliver key projects as required in line with departmental and business strategies.

In addition, you will manage the AOG Desk roster, in order to fully support the operation at all times, balancing skill sets to provision the highest level of support and performance.

The successful candidate will have a proven track record of purchasing and people management, ideally within the Aviation Industry. You will be able to demonstrate credible leadership and experience of successfully coaching and developing others within a fast paced, operationally focused environment. With strong negotiation skills along with the ability to interpret and understand current market conditions, you will bring a technical and commercial insight to the role.

In return, we offer an excellent salary and benefits package with fantastic opportunities for progression in a growing business.

This is a great opportunity to be part of an exciting forward thinking business. We operate scheduled leisure flights to holiday destinations in the Mediterranean, the Canary Islands and to European Leisure Cities from our 9 UK bases.

Help us to send our all-important customers on holiday with Jet2.com and Jet2holidays!!

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