Swissport Recruitment – Station General Manager

Website Swissport

Job Description:

The Station General Manager is a key senior operational management position within Swissport Western Europe reporting to the Regional Operations Director and will be responsible for Swissport Operations at station level.

Job Responsibilities:

  • To ensure that all people management practices, procedures and processes are implemented consistently across the station,
  • To lead, guide, evaluate, and develop a team with operational responsibilities to ensure that the organization achieves its business objectives and complies with all relevant legislation and regulations.
  • To implement, oversee and monitor all safety and security measures and KPI’S related to people, equipment, facilities and aircraft involved in the operation, driving a positive safety culture.
  • To develop and maintain effective business relationships with all key stakeholders (customer airlines’ management, airport management, customs, various control authorities, immigration etc) to meet business targets
  • Deliver and support people engagement. Ensure recognition and performance management is intrinsic at all levels.
  • To drive the achievement of the highest health, safety and security standards across all aspects of service delivery
  • Own and deliver against P&L targets with full financial responsibility for the station, delivering financial targets as agreed
  • Accountable for the preparation of operating budgets and proposals for capital expenditure and investments in infrastructure, technology, equipment, systems, or other assets and resources.
  • Continuously analyze financial and operational performance and forecast data to identify trends and to determine progress toward targets. Proactively identify and capture improvement potential where possible

Job Requirements:

  • Excellent working knowledge of business management principles and practices, financial concepts, and key drivers of profitability and operational performance delivery.
  • Fluent spoken and written English.

Qualification & Experience:

  • A minimum of 3 years’ experience with significant P&L accountability and leadership of large teams.
  • University degree or equivalent, advanced degree in related field or professional certifications are advantageous.

Job Details:

Company: Swissport

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Cardiff, GB

Application Deadline: N/A

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