Flight Operations Manager

Recruiter
Location
Kent
Salary
£26k - 30k per year + Benefits
Posted
30 Sep 2016
Closes
28 Oct 2016
Ref
EK5032
Contact
Elena Ktori
Job function
Fares & Ticketing
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent

Our client, a highly successful travel specialist are looking to recruit a Flight Operations Manager who is committed and able to work as part of a team. This is a multi functional role that provides flight support to the business.

As the Flight Operations Manager you will undertake an array of tasks & responsibilities:

  • Manage a team of 8 staff ensuring workloads are evenly spread across the team by planning resource efficiently and prioritising
  • Monitor performance and develop staff ensuring regular one to ones and appraisals are conducted along with team meetings as required
  • Oversee the flight booking processes to ensure costs are minimised
  • Manage the process of rebooking of flights for any consolidated bookings ensuring the customer is provided with the best alternative
  • Ensure all queues in Amadeus are effectively managed ensuring any problems are dealt without affecting the customer’s experience

Flight Operations Manager Skill attributes:

  • Extensive people management experience
  • A solid understanding of airline contracts
  • An extensive understanding of a GDS (preferably Amadeus)
  • Able to issue airline tickets
  • An ability to manage and prioritise a high workload within tight deadlines
  • Prior experience of testing systems and implementing process changes
  • Imperative to show initiative and be a dynamic problem solver
  • Experience in training and the creation of supporting manuals and training documentation

To apply for this Flight Operations Manager Job, please contact Elena Ktori.

Due to the number of applications – ONLY successful applicants will be contacted.

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