Airbus Helicopters, Inc
  • 10-Oct-2019 to 01-Nov-2019 (EST)
  • Airbus Helicopters, Inc. (CAN)
  • Fort Erie, ON, CAN
  • Temporary

Airbus Helicopters Canada is looking to fill an 18 month contract role in its Purchasing department. The Purchasing Expeditor will report to the Purchasing Supervisor and is responsible for proactively maintaining the movements of materials from suppliers to ensure uninterrupted deliverables to all internal stakeholders.

The Purchasing Expeditor will ensure supplier performance is in accordance with the date of shipment and as confirmed in the purchase order or improving/delaying shipments as required by the business.


  1. Facilitate the expediting of materials and services from suppliers to promote accountability and ensure operational standards are met and exceeded
  2. Support and assist with shortage and backorder management/communication
  3. Purchase Requisition processing and enforcement of SAP process alignment
  4. Coordinate purchasing activities and communicate regularly with key stakeholders
  5. Support and assist with purchasing administrative functions: good receipt processing, invoice auditing, SLA's, SAP procedural flow etc.
  6. Support the purchasing team on the implementation of project selected actions to avoid or minimize the impact of supplier schedule disruptions to the project
  7. Manage Supplier Quality Management administration parameters for alignment of AHNA vendor monitoring (Establish and maintain successful vendor relationships)
  8. Manage departmental KPI reporting
  9. Support SAP continuous improvement initiatives/projects


  • College Diploma in Business Administration Operations Management (Supply Chain Management) or related field
  • 2 years' experience in supply chain or related field
  • SAP Experience
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Suite (Excel, PowerPoint etc.)
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Able to use independent action and judgement in order to solve problems
  • Ability to work on diverse projects and processes with conflicting deadlines
  • Strong organization skills to manage concurrent projects
  • Demonstrate professional, ethical behavior
  • Maintain calm, professional manner in stressful situations
  • Ability to analyze data and identify opportunities for clear and effective actionable goals while creating an environment of continuous improvement


The Purchasing Expeditor performs all job responsibilities in an office environment. This position will spend a significant amount of their day in front of a computer; hands and fingers are required for typing and data entry. The Purchasing Expeditor may experience stress on the job when approaching tight deadlines.


We would like to thank all applicants, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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