Director of Airport

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Job Overview

Sigma Aviation Services is currently seeking a Director of Airport for our premium airline client located in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

The ideal candidate must hold a BA/BSc degree and a minimum of 12 years relevant work experience, out of which 2 years were in a manager or equivalent capacity as well as experience in the airline/aviation industry.

OR

MSC/MA degree and a minimum of 10 years relevant work experience, out of which 2 years were in a manager or equivalent capacity.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Develops plans and procedures related to the overall activities of the operations.
  • Plan, arrange, coordinate and control the activities of the airport operation.
  • Direct the activities of personnel in the airport’s operation, facilitation, safety and environment.
  • Ensure that world –class airside, terminal and landside services are provided to customers.
  • Follow–up the applicability of relevant rules and safety issues proactively.
  • Develop and recommends long and short-term objectives for the activities of airport operations.

Skills required:

  • Ability to communicate information clearly & understands where decisions must be made by analysing information, situation and implications.
  • Ability to manage changes & anticipate and plan strategies for overcoming obstacles.
  • Ability to identify clear outcomes and set appropriate targets and Milestone
  • Ability to Identify, allocate and manage resources.
  • Ability to develop and empower people.
  • Ability to create an open safe, to challenge and positive environment.
  • Ability to manage projects.
  • Fluent in English

An attractive package will be offered to the successful candidate.

To be considered for this role, please send your most recently updated CV to Klaus on kniculita@sigmaaviationservices.com or call +353 1 669 8226.

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