A220 Electrical work package strategic buyer - temporary 1 year
Mirabel, QC
Airbus is an international pioneer in the aerospace industry. We are a leader in designing, manufacturing and delivering aerospace products, services and solutions to customers on a global scale. We aim for a better-connected, safer and more prosperous world.

A commercial aircraft manufacturer, with Space and Defense as well as Helicopters Divisions, Airbus is the largest aeronautics and space company in Europe and a worldwide leader.

Airbus has built on its strong European heritage to become truly international with roughly 180 locations and 12,000 direct suppliers globally. The company has aircraft and helicopter final assembly lines across Asia, Europe and the Americas, and has achieved a more than sixfold order book increase since 2000.

From its first helicopter manufacturing facility in 1984 to the production of A220 Family single-aisle jetliners today, Airbus has significantly increased its presence in Canada.

Airbus' ties to Canada were deepened in October 2017 when Airbus sought to acquire a majority stake in the C Series Aircraft Limited Partnership renamed Airbus Canada Limited Partnership in June 2019, the entity that manufactures and sells Bombardier's single-aisle C Series jets- rebranded the A220 Family, with its two versions designated the A220-100 and A220-300. The partnership markets, manufactures and supports the A220 Family worldwide.

Description of the job

You will be part of A220 Procurement for Equipment and Systems and you will in charge of the work package Electrical Systems embedded in A220 and will report to the System Commodity Leader SCL / MFT Leader for Electrical Systems and to the Head of A220 Equipment and Systems based in Mirabel. The job is located in Airbus Canada at Mirabel Canada.

In your role:
you will be responsible for the implementation of Airbus Procurement actions on Electrical work package for A220 Program. The job holder contributes to Multi-Functional Team MFT and Systems Commodity activities. The job holder supports the definition and implements the Commodity Strategies and is in charge of the Procurement Process for his/her perimeter.

You will be directly in charge of the contract administration for a portfolio of suppliers. This includes:

Monitoring of the contract with suppliers and internal stakeholders to achieve, throughout the contract life cycle, a complete application of terms and conditions to ensure suppliers deliver expected performance in all dimensions Logistics, support, quality, cost....
Co-ordination with the Multi-Functional Team Engineering, Program, Finance and Supply Chain etc. for all activities related to the contracts.
managing the process of selecting suppliers
purchasing of the respective equipment and systems,
compliance with Procurement Procedures,
enforcing and updating applicable contracts throughout the equipment and system life cycle including the negotiation of change requests,
managing the business interface with part of the supplier base and
significantly supporting the achievement of Cost Reduction Targets for your perimeter
We are looking for candidates with the following skills and experience:

Procurement experience essential, although applications from applicants with good business experience and knowledge of the Procurement process are also welcomed.
Experience in working in a multi-functional environment.
Experience in stakeholder management and influencing internal customers.
Excellent communication and negotiation skills.
Commercial / Contract / Finance knowledge is desirable.
Negotiation level in English, other languages would be an asset.
Please upload your resume in French and English.

As a leader in our field, Airbus Canada Limited Partnership provides relocation assistance for qualified positions and a comprehensive compensation and benefits package.

Airbus provides equal employment opportunities EEO to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetics, pregnancy, marital status, veteran status or other legally protected status. In addition to federal law requirements, Airbus complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, demotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, benefits and training.

Airbus expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetics, pregnancy, marital status, veteran status or other legally protected status. Improper interference with the ability of Airbus' employees to perform their job duties may result in discipline up to and including discharge.

As a matter of policy, Airbus does not sponsor visas for North American positions unless specified. Only applicants with current work authorization will be considered.

Airbus does not offer tenured or guaranteed employment.