Schedules Planning Analyst

Job Description

  • Job Title Schedules Planning Analyst


Its an exciting time to work for Etihad Airways; weve grown from a national carrier to a global aviation group, transforming the industry through creativity and innovation.
With a diversified portfolio of products and services, we care about delivering outstanding travel experiences and ensuring that Etihad is always a choice well made. We do this by leading with thoughtfulness, seeking excellence in everything we do, promoting greater wellness and sustainability for all, and working together to shape the future of aviation.
If you have a background in Network Planning/Scheduling, Operations Control or Cargo Network Operations and would like to grow your career in a dynamic environment built on collaboration, wellness and trust we invite you to apply.
In this role you will support the process to develop and deliver an economically and operationally optimized passenger and cargo schedule and ensure timely and accurate publication of operating and marketing flight schedules. The process ensures that the output is aligned to the broader Etihad Aviation Groups strategy.
  • Short-term (current IATA season) cargo and passenger schedules planning that includes close in re-fleeting, capacity optimization, and ensuring operational integrity and on time performance targets are delivered
  • Ongoing coordination/communication with key stakeholders in the business that includes Network Planning, Cargo, Revenue Management, Alliances & Partnerships, Operations, Government Affairs, Finance and Corporate Communications
  • Evaluation and implementation of value adding ad-hoc charter requests
  • Support in securing landing permits for all Etihad operations
Education & Experience
  • Minimum 2 years of experience in Network Planning, Scheduling, Operations Control or Cargo Network Operations with a reputable airline
  • Proven ability in developing, presenting and supporting business cases, as well as managing projects with a high degree of interaction and communication with all levels in the organization
  • High level of attention to detail
  • Bachelors degree in Aviation/Business Administration/Tourism or similar discipline
About Etihad Airways
Etihad Airways, the national airline of the UAE, was formed in 2003 and quickly went on to become one of the worlds leading airlines. From its home in Abu Dhabi, Etihad flies to passenger and cargo destinations in the Middle East, Africa, Europe, Asia, Australia and North America. Together with Etihads codeshare partners, Etihads network offers access to hundreds of international destinations. In recent years, Etihad has received numerous awards for its superior service and products, cargo offering, loyalty programme and more. Etihad is recognised as one of the worlds leading airlines in response to COVID-19 and was the first airline in the world to fully vaccinate its crew on board.
Etihad sees tackling the climate crisis as the most important issue of our time, and through strategic partnerships with major global aviation brands and OEMs, Etihad is relentless in its pursuit of industry decarbonisation.
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