• Pilot Application

Technical Procurement Manager



We are looking for an experienced "Technical Procurement Manager " who will directly report to CPO and responsible for managing Technical Procurement Organization to develop, deploy and execute procurement strategies working for  SunExpress Antalya Headquarter. 


 •Advanced level of English both in written and spoken (German language would be an asset). 

•Deep knowledge in SAP, Aviation Software etc. 

•CIPS(Chartered Institute of Purchasing and Supply) Certification would be desirable • Aviation industry/environment experience required 

 •Strong management, communication, interpersonal and organisational skills. 

•Analytically strong: comfortable analysing large volumes of data 

 •Willingness to challenge current practice: seek alternative options and challenge convention 

•A strong customer-focused approach is essential, strong collaborator and influencer including ability to understand clients’ needs 

•Good planning and organization skills. 

•Result oriented. 

•Ability to adapt into different corporate cultures

Job Description


•Manage end-to-end procurement process 

•Manage operational and strategic procurement activities of Technical Department, controlling the technical material/services spend 

•Formulate and manage cross-functional teams to achieve cost reduction targets while ensuring supply reliability and satisfying business requirements 

•Developing category spend analyses, identifying clear category profiles and opportunities in aviation market 

•Analysing category supply market analysis, identifying key suppliers, trends and cost drivers 

•Obtains annual procurement plan developed by internal stakeholders and accordingly allocates resources 

 •Facilitating, manage and challange the RFP process and make recommendations using recognised procurement methodologies 

•Monitor and manage supplier performance using Supplier Relationship Management (SRM) techniques 

•Be responsible for the delivery of multiple projects (across various categories of spend) • Implementing and lead the transition of new suppliers 

•Establishing and developing strong stakeholder relationships 

•Quantifying, tracking and reporting on savings delivery 

•Analyze and approve supplier negotiation strategies and supplier contracts to optimize the total cost of ownership for Sunexpress 

•Experience in developing and leading negotiation strategies, including understanding the balance between strategic and financial drivers and contractual requirements