To assist in the provision of strategic planning direction to the commercial function in line with corporate objectives to achieve profitable growth.

Qualifications and Experience

-Msc/MPhil/MBA in Air Transport Management or related courses

-Minimum of 3 years experience as Network and Planning Manager and at least 8+ years in ana airline commercial field

-Experience in working with senior management in an airline job is a plus


F. Key Task

-Carry out systematic route analysis against targets and active management

-Provide input into the company's strategic plans

-Carry out research to identify new routes and opportunities

-Monitor competitior airlines, in terms of schedule, product, fleet mix and report to management 

-Optimise network to improve revenue generation and profitability

-Assist in the preparation and updating of the company's business plan

-Responsible for the scheduling and flights management, i.e. loading of flights in the system, modifying flights in case of disruptions

-Ensure adequate pricing to maximize revenues for the company

-Work closely with flight operations, ground operations, maintenance and finance to study the feasibility of planned routes, flights and charter flights

-Liase with airports and civil aviation authorities in matters related to scheduling

-Initiate projects aimed at improving flights management and distribution (systems)

-Carry out recommended configuration of the company's commercial systems to ensure efficient and effective operations

-Produce route performance report on a weekly/monthly basis

-Initiate and followup projects aimed at improving operations and improving revenue

-Perform any other duties that may be assigned from time to time by superiors

E. Qualifications, Experience and Skills

Competencies (Knowledge/Skills/Abilities)

-Planning and organizational skills

-Analytical and numeracy skills

-Strategic thinking

-Problem solving and decision making

-Interpersonal and communication skills

-Computer skills


-Ability to perform cross-functional duties is highly desired

Mode of Application

Interested and suitable applicants should send their CVs and cover letters to before 6th April, 2018

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