Director of Airport – On Hold

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.


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 or call +353 1 669 8226.

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