Asset Manager

Hayes, London

Corporate Functions

Full Time

From £44800.00 per annum


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My client is looking for an Asset Manager to join on them on a permanent basis. As an Asset Manager, you will be responsible for managing the landing gear asset pool for the entire Aircraft network worldwide.

Role: Asset Manager
Pay: From £44,800 per annum
Location: West London – Hybrid working. Overtime may occasionally be required to fulfil business needs. Regular international travel to meet suppliers and/or customers or to visit trade fair shows.
Permanent Position
Hours: 40 Hours per week Monday to Friday
Unrestricted right to work within the UK.
Ability to undertake unrestricted international travel

Free onsite parking
Competitive Salary Package
Discretionary Bonus Scheme
Discounted Flight Benefits
Reduced Gym Memberships. Retail and Hotel Discounts
Seasonal Company Events

Job Profile

  • Coordinate, support and drive optimization of the Landing Gear Asset Pool in conjunction with the Landing Gear Fulfilment teams within the global Landing Gear network in order to minimize cost and optimize availability and ROI of Landing Gear assets.
  • Support the Sales and Fulfilment teams by providing market intelligence and global availability of Landing Gear assets.
  • Actively seek commercial opportunities to increase revenue stream generation from Asset Solution projects.
  • Establish and maintain close and regular communication with local Landing Gear fulfilment teams and other stakeholders in order to closely monitor asset pool activities and support with expertise and resource whenever needed.
  • Manage asset lease contracts with leasing companies and optimize the Landing Gear asset portfolio.
  • Initiate and maintain close supplier and customer relationships by actively approaching the market players and establishing a culture of regular meetings and/or calls.
  • Negotiate, write and implement contracts for asset purchases, leases or exchanges with suppliers to support the asset pool
  • Negotiate, write and implement contracts for asset sales, leases or exchanges with customers to generate substantial profit.
  • Initiate, implement and manage asset solution projects as required to efficiently move assets through the pipeline by pro-actively reviewing asset availability versus demand.
  • Coordinate asset BtB checks with the Documents team to ensure only suitable assets are engaged in commercial activities.
  • Establish close working relationship with Corporate Purchasing team to ensure there is a clear understanding of current Landing Gear asset pipeline, transactions and requirements.
  • Create regular management reporting with focus on the financial situation of the individual Landing Gear asset types.
  • Constantly gain and improve technical and commercial market knowledge for relevant products
  • Constantly share and adopt gained market knowledge and stories of success with/of other team members
  • Maintain full financial and operational overview of assigned product types (KPIs, activity monitoring)
  • Be a role model for pro-active and clear communication, driving the business by “pushing” highlight projects and celebrating success.
  • Drive process improvement and business excellence by ensuring compliance with general aviation legislation.

Skills/Experience Required

  • Proven track record in an airline or aviation related sector establishing experience in asset management, engineering, or technical sales is essential.
  • Aviation industry commercial experience, particularly within an MRO environment, is a distinct advantage.
  • Established network in aviation MRO sector desirable.
  • Basic working knowledge of aviation contract law and/or aviation legislation is an advantage.
  • Ability to think and act on your own initiative and manage own projects with minimal supervision.
  • Commercially minded individual who can recognise an opportunity and think strategically to achieve a positive financial outcome.
  • Very organized individual with excellent skills in record keeping and project organisation.
  • Excellent communication skills both verbally and written.
  • Entrepreneurial mindset
  • Strong networking ability
  • Pro-active, open mindset always looking for the next commercial opportunity.
  • Positive thinker

Education & Training

  • Degree or Equivalent in a relevant subject, such as Asset Management, Aviation Management, Aircraft, Engineering or Finance.
  • Ability to communicate fluently in written and spoken English
  • Proficiency in other languages would be advantageous.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft office suite
  • Experience in working with SAP ERP systems advantageous, but not essential.If you are interested in applying for this position and you meet the requirements, please send your updated CV to: Sarah Budd at Line Up Aviation
    Line Up Aviation has carved its own place in the recruitment of Aviation and Aerospace personnel all over the world for more than 30 years. We work with some of the industry’s best-known companies who demand the highest standard of applicants.
    Due to the number of applications, we receive, it’s not always possible to contact unsuccessful applicants. Unless you hear from us within 14 days of your application, please assume that you have been unsuccessful on this occasion.
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