The materials management director is responsible for ensuring that aircraft and engine parts, components and supplies are purchased, repaired, sold or stored as applicable in a timely manner, cost effective and in accordance with Vallair policies, procedures and regulatory requirements.

He or she will lead a material purchasing and sales team in support of the projects and business activity of Vallair for various aircraft and engine types and customers.

He or she  will develop and implement best practices in all areas of his/her responsibility to ensure an effective materials management and supply chain operation.

Responsibilities:

  • Manage all activities and assigned metrics of material management employees
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  • Support business activity and projects for material management and supply chain needs.
  • Perform additional tasks related to materials management as requested.
  • Maintain tracking and reporting on material management activities.
  • Supervise available stock and/or inventory on materials, also prepare report for company.
  • Focus on customer satisfaction. Identifying complex problems and reviewing related information to develop and evaluate options and implement solutions
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  • Provide training & development for the staff


Desired Qualifications and Experience:


  • Exceptional sales and negotiation skills
  • Minimum of 10 years in aviation materials management leadership role
  • Sales and trading of rotables experience
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook)
  • Ability to work independently and as a member of a team
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills in English
  • Initiative, drive and enthusiasm
  • Fluent in English and the knowledge of one or two other languages will be considered as an asset
  • Good planning and organisational skills
  • The ability to work calmly under pressure

The salary will be attractive and determined based on the qualifications, experience, contribution you can make to the company and references.


For more information please send your CV and a covering letter to career@vallair.aero

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