Senior Material Supplier Job at TUI – in Horley

As Senior Material Supplier you will provide full Supply Chain and Logistics material support to all production areas; Base Maintenance, Line Maintenance, Maintrol, Internal Workshops External Suppliers and Repair Vendors.

This is a shift based role and likely to follow a 4 on, 4 off pattern of 12 hour day shifts.

Applications close 29 May 2022


As a Senior Material Supplier you will be responsible for;

The operational logistics support and procurement of aircraft spare parts

This will include track and trace of on-going shipments worldwide and expediting the delivery of parts throughout the TUI Maintenance Network of Suppliers, Vendors, Repair shops and Line Stations

Other duties will include the coordination of Base to Base and Base to MRO logistical activities worldwide, monitoring task progress and taking the necessary action to deliver in agreed timescales/budgets

Produce AMOS Orders in a timely manner and in accordance with Company Procedures and Values against an authorised demand that is within your permitted spend limit

Challenge any Materials Request you feel is inappropriate, incorrect, wasteful or unapproved

Completing all paperwork in an accurate and timely manner

All orders generated by a Buyer are that Buyers responsibility to manage, close or fulfil in a timely Manner

Order Compliance and Performance is a key responsibility of each Buyer and will be regularly monitored

You may be required to maintain a shift handover log for your designated area at the end of each day and also liaise with other departments as necessary

Willing to travel to support the operational requirements of the engineering organisation and may be asked to temporarily perform as a Duty Material Supplier as requested within agreed levels of authority

The role holder may be required to work rosters which may include unsocial hours

Wide ranging functions include facilitation of the performance management of strategic suppliers ensuring service level agreements (SLA’s) are met

Forward provisioning of materials to meet business needs, ensure ‘loans-in’ are effectively managed and also the exposure to surplus/waste is minimised

Functions include liaising with the engineering community to develop provisioning models, supporting and participating in tendering/contract development, ensuring maximum value for money is achieved

Delivering appropriate/timely management reporting across all areas of responsibility and progressing/expediting outstanding orders for the timely delivery of material.


Aviation background or equivalent with supply chain experience, including procurement & tendering experience

Strong IT skills and knowledge of engineering systems

A good working knowledge and experience is expected of Purchase Order Generation, invoicing principles, Goods Receipt / Despatch and Inventory Management requirements including Audit responsibility and Logistics efficiency both cost and delivery performance.

Ability to work well in a team and on own initiative. Self-motivating and self-monitored.

Demonstrate self-confidence and the ability to present at all levels across a wide engineering organisation

Cost Control, Compliance, Process efficiency and Procedure adherence are key attribute for the role.


Fantastic holiday benefits including discounts, special offers and the ability to purchase additional ‘TUI time off’

Health and Wellbeing support in five key areas – Financial, Health, Social, Community and Career

Excellent rates with foreign exchange

Pension scheme and life assurance.

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If you require any further information regarding this opportunity, please email [email protected]

We really value your interest in TUI and will be back in touch with you shortly after the application closing date.

About the Company

Company: TUI –

Company Location:  Horley

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