Aero Norway AS

Aero Norway AS, based in Sola, next to Stavanger in Norway, is an engine MRO facility focusing on repair and maintenance services for CFM56-3, CFM56-5B and 7B engines.

200 plus highly skilled employees, a worldwide customer base, 100 plus annual shop visits, USD 205 Million Annual turnover, 30 plus years’ experience, over 1.500 CFM56 shop visits, future LEAP engine capabilities planned, extended in house repair capabilities, and an on time delivery record in 2019 are a the relevant characteristics of Aero Norway. 

Project Buyer

The Project buyer is responsible for purchase of new and used parts for all Aero Norway projects.  

The main objective of this position is to manage all spare part vendors performance and be the day to day point of contact. Monitor vendors performance and spend. Evaluate request created for smart procurement practice.

The position requires close collaboration with internal customers and external suppliers.

Job description:

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Be a focal contact point for designated suppliers and responsible for status reports and to follow up deliveries
  • Follow up on ROP’s and adjust accordingly
  • Ensure correct price on PO’s prior to receipt
  • Tracking critical parts and evaluate for ROP
  • Find alternative vendors when needed
  • Follow up on Status reports from vendors
  • Update shortage report

Qualifications and experience: 

  • Experienced within purchasing/logistics from industrial business, with experience from aviation industry or markets will be an advantage
  • Relevant education preferably at university level, long experience or alternate education can compensate for educational demands
  • Technical insight is an absolute advantage
  • Good understanding of economy and business processes
  • Solid data knowledge, MS office and understanding of complex ERP systems
  • Speaks and writes English fluently
  • Good communication skills

Core competencies:

  • Motivated by developing, simplify and streamline
  • Proactive, structured and result oriented
  • Team player with strong work capacity and ability to execute