Leader, Material Logistics

Date: May 25, 2024

Location: Wichita, KS, US, 67209

Company: Bombardier

When applicable, Bombardier promotes flexible and hybrid work policies. 

 

Why join us?

 

Bombardier is a global leader in aviation, focused on designing, manufacturing and servicing the world's most exceptional business jets and specialized mission platforms. Bombardier has been successful in setting the highest standards because we are a people-centric business that fosters passion, diversity and authenticity. 

Prioritizing employee growth and development, we empower everyone to reach their full potential on their own terms. 

Bombardier’s Benefits Program          

 

With our employees’ well-being top of mind, we offer a comprehensive and competitive Benefits Program, which includes the following: 

  • Insurance plans
    • Dental, medical, life insurance, disability, and more 
  • Competitive base salary 
  • Retirement savings plan 
  • Employee Assistance Program 

What are your contributions to the team?

•    Perform managerial responsibilities and recommends related actions, for example, hiring, disciplinary actions, PMP, training and certifications, work assignments, scheduling vacation, monitoring attendance.
•    Management a group of 10 (+) employees in charge of purchasing, managing the delivery flow of parts, address non-conformity of parts and supplier payment roadblocks. 
•    Manage proactive communication to Director, as well as the other staff in the completion group.
•    Manage workflow and provide leadership with respect to customer’s overall satisfaction 
•    Identify reasons for process or workflow inefficiencies and develop strategies to overcome issues
•    Ensure the development and delivery of training within the functional group.
•    Develop and maintain KPIs that pertain to the purchasing performance and the ability of the team to stock the right parts, in the right place, at the right time. 
•    Facilitate and lead, staff and other meetings as well as projects related to the material management operations

How to thrive in this role?

You possess a Bachelor’s degree in Business, Supply Chain management or related field
You have a minimum of 5 (+) years of experience in a purchasing, customer service or inventory management role.
You possess the ability to excel and remain calm under pressure, to work across a range of management levels, disciplines and cultures
You have the ability to plan, organize, prioritize and handle multiple time sensitive tasks in a demanding global environment
You demonstrated ability to be a team player and take initiative, as well as the ability to be decisive
You have computer skills necessary to operate word processing, spreadsheet and presentation software (including but not limited to, MS Office suite, MS Outlook, SAP (or ERP and EWM systems)
You have the ability to use SAP, Oracle or/and other programs to build governance, reports and KPIs to support the business unit. 
You are able to develop and deliver presentations to staff and the leadership team. 
You ideally have previous experience in the manufacturing industry and an understanding of commercial and business aircraft aftermarket preferred. 
You ideally have previous experience with purchasing process improvement and continuous improvement in administrative functions. 

Now that you can see yourself in this role, apply and join the Bombardier family! 

 

Bombardier is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, age, disability status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, National, or Local Laws. 

 

Job Leader, Material Logistics

Primary Location Wichita, ADMN / MFG, Learjet

Organization Learjet Inc

Shift Day job

Employee Status Regular

Requisition  3645  Leader, Material Logistics 


Nearest Major Market: Wichita