Wednesday, 28 May 2014

Aviation Job Vacancies in Abu Dhabi; Cargo Capacity Control Officer

Job Title:    Cargo Capacity Control Officer
Job Location:    Abu Dhabi,UAE
Department     Cargo
Employer:    Etihad Airways

About Etihad Airways:
Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, was set up by Royal (Amiri) Decree in July 2003. Etihad Airways commenced operations in November 2003, and in 10 years has become one of the fastest growing airlines in the history of commercial aviation.

The airline has received a range of awards that reflect its position as one of the world’s leading premium airline brands, including ‘World’s Leading Airline’ at the World Travel Awards for five consecutive years in 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012 and 2013.

Abu Dhabi, the capital of the United Arab Emirates, is the airline’s hub. Etihad’s fleet of 88 aircraft operates more than 1400 flights per week, serving an international network of 84 passenger and cargo destinations in the Middle East, Africa, Europe, Asia, Australia and North America. Etihad Airways also owns nearly 30 percent of airberlin, Europe’s sixth largest carrier and 40 percent of Air Seychelles.

The airline seeks to reflect the best of Arabian hospitality – cultured, considerate, warm and generous – as well as enhance the prestige of Abu Dhabi as a centre of hospitality between East and West.

Job Overview:
Maximize daily capacity utilization and booking evaluation, plan capacity for flights departing AUH, and co-ordinate ad hoc flight capacity and shipment adjustments as required due to operational changes.

Job Duties:
  •     Coordinate off-load management and strategic shipment moves, RFS trucking bookings.
  •     Provide operational feedback to CRM Planning group so adjustments can be made to revenue management system to improve forecasting performance.
  •     Deliver timely and accurate response to network capacity requests.
  •     Control daily flight capacity and overbooking profile on beyond AUH flight legs to ensure maximum allocation and utilization of cargo capacity.
  •     Provide effective evaluation and approval of capacity requests.
  •     Ensure release of the flight booking list to operations within agreed deadlines.
  •     Flight level capacity optimization in response to schedule changes and flight cancellations requiring shipment rebooking.
  •     Day of departure management of network flight capacity to maintain network productivity and service quality.
  •     Ensure delivery of key customer capacity commitments.
  •     Maintain high level of relationship and co-ordination with worldwide GSA’s.
  •     Effectively plan and priorities shipments considering nature of goods, higher yields, global key accounts.
  •     Manage Capacity forecast on the inbound and outbound flights along with overbooking levels.

Qualification & Education:
  •     Bachelors Degree preferred
  •     Fluent in English
  •     Strong written and verbal communication skills
  •     Strong organizational and management skills

  •     Three years of airline cargo operations management or related experience
  •     Sound knowledge in logistics and supply chain management
  •     Sound knowledge of customer service and support management
  •     Supervision and motivation of employees       

Training & Knowledge:
  •     Cargo Revenue Management Systems
  •     Cargo Reservation Systems
  •     Advanced Cargo Skills and Procedures
  •     Advanced qualitative analysis skills
  •     Knowledge of Airline Cargo Industry Practices
  •     Flight Planning & Management Skills
  •     Sound knowledge of cargo industry
  •     Sound knowledge of IT and automation

Deadline date:     02/06/2014

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