Tactical Supplier Management Specialist

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Job Description


Duties and Responsibilities:

– Monitor and assesses performance of external LHT supplier
– Focus on Turn Around Time, AGE, On Time Performance, Clarifications, Costs and Volume for cMRO, LRU and SRU purchasing
– First point of escalation for operational purchasing
– Prepare and review reports, evaluations, analysis
– Report on performance metrics
– Identify process and structural performance issues
– Drive continuous improvement & innovation with vendors
– Focus on building relationships between operational purchasing and the suppliers to drive partnership
– Engage key stakeholders in vendor relationships
– Adjustment of conditions, contracts and prices to ensure a stable supply chain
– Identify potential through bundling of purchasing requirements on LRU material and piece parts
– Initiate and conduct package negotiations with suppliers

Ihr Profil:


– University degree with focus on business administration, economics, or business engineering
– Minimum 3 years of experience in international business and purchasing environment
– Distinct knowledge of business administration processes, supply chain management and supplier relationship experience
– Excellent organizational, intercultural and communication skills .Experience in leading contract negotiation is an advantage
– Analytical and conceptual thinking, ability to manage complexity
– Proactivity, high level of engagement and persuasiveness
– Excellent language skills in English (both written and spoken)
– Expert Skills with Microsoft products, experience with ERP System (SAP preferable)
– Willingness to conduct business travels and adjust working hours in regard to business needs

Lufthansa Technik Sofia is part of the Lufthansa Technik Group – the world’s leading provider of maintenance, repair and overhaul services as well as modifications to the civil aviation industry. With tailor-made maintenance programs and advanced repair techniques, we ensure the reliability and availability of our customers’ aircraft fleets. We are independent of aircraft manufacturers and licensed internationally as a repair, manufacturing and development organization. With more than 26,000 employees and over 30 international subsidiaries, the Lufthansa Technik Group offers a full range of services in the fields of maintenance, overhaul, component support, engines, landing gears, VIP services, innovation and digital fleet solutions to around 800 customers worldwide. Lufthansa Technik Sofia has over 1200 employees. Our success is built on our people who are fundamental to our organization.