Feb 28, 2020

Aviation Buyer

  • JAARS, Inc.
Full time Customer Service Inventory-Purchasing Mission Jobs Purchasing-Procurement

Job Description

Target Staff Type             Supported/Volunteer

Work Location   JAARS Waxhaw

FTE         1.000

Position Summary          

You can help maintain our fleet of aircraft here and around the world by ensuring a steady supply of aviation parts. This service directly impacts our transportation solutions for the work of Bible translation. In this position you will be monitoring and tracking aviation inventory, ordering and purchasing aircraft supplies and parts, and managing supply information within our inventory software program.

Position Responsibilities              

  • Review requisitions and compile composite orders
  • Obtain vendor information regarding product, price, delivery date, and ability to supply product or service
  • Given knowledge of the market, review bid proposals from vendors and enter into contracts within policy and budgetary limitations
  • Develop and maintain detailed records pertaining to items purchased, costs, delivery, product performance, and inventories
  • Discuss defects of purchased goods with suppliers and arrange corrective action
  • Check and approve invoices for payment

Position Requirements 

  • A deep and growing walk with the Lord Jesus that includes your personal spiritual growth and the ability to support others in their spiritual growth
  • Embrace the vision, mission, and core values of JAARS
  • Good communication and computer skills
  • Attention to detail and organizational skills
  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Basic bookkeeping skills
  • Aviation experience helpful

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