As a member of the operational team you are expected to;
Analyse and determine route and flight altitude requirements for each flight, based on most economical route, taking in to consideration meteorological conditions, safety, and legal requirements of the Iraqi Civil Aviation operations and the Fly Baghdad Operations Manual (OM)-A.
Ensure selection of take-off, destination, enroute, fuel, alternate airports for each Fly Baghdad flight, ensuring all legal requirements are met. Analyse and calculate take-off and landing performance data based on airport and meteorological conditions and technical assessment of the aircraft. Optimize the commercial payload capability by adhering to Company policies and procedures.
Prepare and file ATC flight plans and ensure that Operational Flight Plan and all briefing material is provided to operating crews in a timely manner for briefing at base and outstations. Monitor, analyse and manage all ATC slots to avoid potential delays, negotiate with relevant centralized ATC units, Airport Authorities and respective Air Navigation Service Providers worldwide. Provide in flight watch during operational phase of flight. Apply & coordinate the landing & overflying permits for the intended flights of Fly Baghdad.
Flight Dispatcher License issued as per Annex 6, ICAO DOC 7196-D3, approved by a Regulatory Authority.
Active flight dispatcher performing flight planning duties for international/domestic flights.
2+ Years general airline experience as a flight dispatcher performing Flight Dispatch functions.
Proficiency in computerized Flight Planning systems, Flight Watch and Operations Control.
Knowledge of the processes and procedures of an airline's flight operations department.
Knowledge of the flight dispatch and flight crew briefing processes.
Excellent communication skills in written and spoken English.
Excellent team working ability