Airport, Operations, Management, Office, operations

Chief operating and service officer

Last updated: 2 months ago
Expires: 13 hours ago
Job Role:
Airport, Operations, Management, Office, operations
Aircraft type:
Boeing B737 NG

Job description

The mission of the role is to ensure continuity and control of the company's operational processes, together with synchronizing the work of the existing AOCs.

Location: EU (hybrid manner)

  1. Main tasks for this position:

Integration and Alignment of SkyUp UA and SkyUp Malta Operations:

  • Develop a comprehensive plan to seamlessly integrate the operations of SkyUp UA and SkyUp Malta.
  • Establish effective communication channels and ensure smooth coordination between the two entities.
  • Implement standardized processes and procedures to streamline operations and enhance efficiency.

Coordination of SkyUp MT and SkyUp UA Operations:

  • Facilitate regular meetings and communication channels between the management teams of SkyUp MT and SkyUp UA.
  • Foster collaboration and knowledge-sharing to align operational strategies and goals.
  • Establish joint working groups to address any operational challenges and ensure harmonious functioning between the two entities.

Effective Use of Company Resources Control:

  • Implement robust systems and processes to monitor and control the efficient utilization of company resources, including financial, human, and operational assets.
  • Conduct regular assessments to identify areas of resource wastage or inefficiency and develop strategies to optimize resource allocation.
  • Establish performance metrics and key performance indicators (KPIs) to track resource utilization and identify areas for improvement.
  • Implement cost-saving initiatives and promote a culture of resource consciousness among employees.
  • Continuously review and optimize operational workflows to maximize productivity and minimize resource waste.

Ensuring Viability, Growth, and Stability:

  • Promote and maintain a safe and productive corporate environment to enhance the airline's overall performance.
  • Develop and implement strategies to support the sustainable growth of SkyUp.
  • Continuously assess market trends, customer demands, and competition to identify opportunities for business expansion and improvement.

Project Implementation Oversight within the Scope of Responsibility:

  • Monitor and track the progress of projects within the assigned areas of responsibility.
  • Provide necessary guidance and resources to project teams to ensure successful implementation.
  • Conduct regular reviews to evaluate project outcomes, identify potential risks, and implement corrective measures as needed.

Compliance with Corporate Requirements and Work Standards:

  • Ensure adherence to corporate policies, regulations, and industry standards.
  • Establish a robust compliance framework to monitor and enforce regulatory requirements.
  • Conduct regular audits and reviews to identify and address any compliance gaps.

Search and Implementation of Best Practices and Emerging Trends:

  • Engage in ongoing research and analysis to identify industry best practices and emerging trends.
  • Evaluate the feasibility and potential impact of adopting new practices within the airline's operations.
  • Implement innovative approaches and technologies to enhance operational efficiency and customer satisfaction.


  • Management experience from 5 years in the field of civil aviation (Europe)  
  • Experience in developing and implementing strategic and business plans 
  • Understanding of corporate finance and performance indicators  
  • Understanding of personnel management processes  
  • Knowledge and skills in project management  
  • Leadership qualities 
  • Critical thinking, problem solving skills, ability to analyze information and draw conclusions 
  • Ability to achieve established results in situations of uncertainty and resource constraints 
  • Growth mindset  
  • English language knowladge at the Upper-Intermediate level and above