Date:  Jun 24, 2024
Company:  Wizz Air Hungary Légiközlekedési Korlátolt Felelős

Budapest, HU, H-1103


Wizz Air is a leading European low-cost airline with a fleet of modern and fuel-efficient aircraft. Our mission is to provide affordable and reliable air travel to everyone, everywhere, while minimizing our environmental impact. We are proud to foster a diverse and inclusive team of over 8,000 employees from more than 90 nationalities, who share our values of inclusivity, positivity, dedication, integrity, and sustainability.


As a rapidly expanding airline, we offer exciting career opportunities across a range of functions, from flight operations to engineering, customer experience, finance, and more. We provide extensive training and development opportunities to help our employees grow and succeed in their roles. Joining Wizz Air means joining a team that is passionate about aviation, dedicated to excellence, and committed to making air travel accessible and sustainable for all. If you are looking for a challenging and rewarding career in the aviation industry, we welcome you to explore our job opportunities and become a part of our success story.


Junior Fuel Manager 

Based in Budapest 



What we offer:


  • Base salary and employee bonus scheme
  • Unlimited number of significantly discounted and confirmed seating tickets, giving access to a continuously growing network of destinations
  • Relocation package (if applicable) – expense budget, Temporary accommodation, Administration support
  • Life insurance
  • AYCM sport pass contracting possibility
  • Instant impact, from any level of the organisation, exposure to C-suite management
  • Fast career progression, internal mobility and talent management supported by training opportunities (Wizz Academy and bespoke trainings)
  • True international and multi-cultural work environment, passionate, driven and diverse teams


Purpose of the position:


The Fuel Purchasing Associate works on full range of fuel procurement and service contract management-related projects associated with the operation of the Wizz Air Group, while reporting to the Fuel Purchasing Manager. The primary focus of the role is supporting the Fuel Purchasing Manager`s work in the administration of the strategic projects and fuel service provider negotiations.


The successful candidate will support and ensure that all fuel procurement processes are carried out according to the company’s purchasing policy.

Important part of the role is managing and coordinating the fuel contract databases ensuring up to date commercial conditions in the internal accounting system, contract management and revision of the on-time performance per station with internal and external stakeholders.




Specific job tasks include, but are not limited to some set of the following activities:

  • Managing/coordinating databases and data collection
  • Serving as the key administrator of the fuel contract handling in IT tool
  • Compiling financial calculation and building Excel models for proposal evaluation
  • Supporting the service contracting process
  • Constant cooperation with Wizz Air’s operational departments and stakeholders
  • External stakeholder and fuel contract management




  • Education: Finalized College or University degree
  • Team player with ‘can do’ and ‘hungry for learning’ attitude
  • Minimum 1-3 years of work experience
  • Procurement, Sales support, Analyst background is an advantage
  • Fluent English knowledge (both spoken and written)
  • Strong interpersonal skill to be able to efficiently communicate, built relationships and cooperation and this way drive the projects forward
  • Attention to details at deliverables, daily routines, and complex task management
  • Analytical mindset for updating the internal commercial data base,
  • Ability to work on multiple priorities and under time pressure with accuracy and efficiency
  • Flexibility in adapting to changes in the environment, expectations, and priorities
  • Good MS Office knowledge (Excel, PowerPoint, Word, Outlook) is a must



When applying, please only provide valid information regarding your educational background and certificates, as the original documents will be requested during the hiring process.


We look forward to meeting you and learning more about your skills and experience. Join the Wizz Air team and discover the world of opportunities. 



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