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Buyer - Engineering

Leeds, Yorkshire

Full Time, Temporary/Contract/Project

Travel, Transportation and Tourism

Reporting to the Senior Buyer, the Buyer will join the Purchasing Team to procure and maintain the availability of aerospace components to support the Jet2.com fleet. This role is a 12 month fixed term contract.

The Buyer will help create and implement supplier development plans in line with performance, communication and conflict management whilst ensuring all material and logistical requirements are set for maintenance schedules. You will also be responsible for the progress of orders and manage transactions and contracts which will include quote comparisons to ensure minimal cost and maximum availability of components. In addition, you will evaluate and report on the day-to-day progression of orders to other business areas and continually look for opportunities to improve the service.

The successful candidate will have a proven purchasing experience preferably in an aerospace environment and be able to demonstrate strong negotiation skills along with the ability to interpret and understand current market conditions. You will also bring a technical and commercial insight to the role with an operational and hands-on approach.

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!!