Material Controller - Purchasing
Southern Air - Cincinnati, OH

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Launch an exciting career at Southern Air, the premier global air cargo service provider! We operate a fleet of B747-400BDSF’s and are the only ACMI operator of B777F’s, providing a wide range of air cargo services for the World’s Flag Carriers, Charter Brokers, Shippers and Governments.
Great talent is the key to our success, and we strive to create an environment where employees are enabled to contribute to their full potential by leveraging their unique experiences, perspective, and viewpoints. We take pride in delivering exceptional service to our customers, and providing our employees the ultimate career opportunity… being part of a multi-cultural, global community which is shaping the future of our organization and touches the lives of people all over the world.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
• Reviews inventory level prior to purchasing of materials
• shall positively support and promote safety, security and quality as a fundamental function of the overall responsibility.
• Acquires quotes of aircraft components to assess current market value.
• Communicates with aircraft part distributors and brokers for part acquisition.
• Attains approvals for all purchases.
• Ensures that all aircraft parts are only purchased from approved vendors.
• Purchases tools, stations supplies and office needs for airline operations.
• Coordinates with AOG desk staff and inventory control, to purchase FAK and station inventory.
• Evaluates purchases to ensure compliance with all Federal Regulations and Company policies regarding quality, documentation and traceability.
• Expedites open purchase orders.
• Contacts vendors to negotiate price, obtain the most preferred tag and direct the method of shipment.
• Procures components, equipment and supplies, while maintaining fiduciary responsibility to the Company.
• Maintains a library of current supply catalogs and technical purchasing publications.
• Maintains records of all purchases, identifying in detail originating requests/authorizations, source of supply and costs.
• Coordinates with maintenance planning and procures pre-draw kits and parts for special projects, scheduled maintenance and aircraft modifications.
• Evaluates items being purchased, to ensure compliance with all Federal Regulations and Company policies regarding quality, documentation and traceability.
• Coordinates with logistic for the movements of all purchases.
• Performs any additional duties assigned by the Manager of Purchasing.

Relcoation assistance is not provided.

Southern Air is an equal opportunity employer. All employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, age, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, religion, citizenship, national origin/ancestry, physical/mental disabilities, military status or any other basis prohibited by law. AA/EOE, M/F/D/V

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Southern Air is an equal opportunity employer. All employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, age, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, religion, citizenship, national origin/ancestry, physical/mental disabilities, military status or any other basis prohibited by law. AA/EOE, M/F/D/V

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