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QR17961 - Manager Cargo Freighter Operations | Qatar Airways | Doha

Organisation: Qatar Airways
Job Function: Cargo
Division: Cargo (Division)
Employment Type: Full Time - Permanent
City: Middle East | Qatar | Doha
Last date of application: 09-Aug-2018

Qatar Airways

Welcome to a world where ambitions fly high

From experienced pilots to dynamic professionals embarking on new careers, Qatar Airways is searching for talented individuals to join our award-winning team.

We take pride in our people—a dynamic and culturally diverse workforce is essential to why we are one of the finest and fastest growing airlines in the world.

We offer competitive compensation and benefit packages.

About the Job:

As a Manager Cargo Freighter Operations, you will be responsible for freighter operations worldwide including Doha as HUB, this involves all the activities pertaining to but not limited to cargo handling, operations, processes, quality standards & manuals for freighter operations. You will be responsible for managing the load master officers, freighter centralized load control, special loads, freighter OTP and Cargo IQ analytics. 

You will manage the QR Cargo freighter operations within agreed standards through developing and delivery of policies and procedures that provide strategic leadership, direction and management oversight. 

Accountability : 

  • Responsible for freighter activities for HUB and outstations.
  • Develop and deliver freighter operations strategy to enhance service offered and reduce operations cost incurred.
  • Manage flying load masters teams, freighter centralized load control team, special loads team, freighter OTP team and Cargo IQ analytics team.
  • Drive further development of automation throughout the weight and balance supply chain.
  • Manager the operations aspect for charter flights by ensuring ground support, safety, security, ULD approvals.
  • Ensure special loads operations are provided adequately to the special loads team.
  • To ensure that inspections are carried out by QR cargo staff and representatives after all loading activities on board freighter aircraft have taken place relating to loading and securing of on boarding cargo load.
  • Ensure safety standards are maintained.
  • Ensure discrepancies and non-conformances are minimized in order to reduce claims and penalties caused
  •  Establish and monitor stand operating procedures (SOP) and service level agreements (SLA) with the ground handling agents (GHA) in the network to ensure smooth freighter operations.


About You:

You will have a minimum Bachelor’s degree , preferably in airline ground operations or logistics, or equivalent, and have 8 years of industry experience (Airline/GHA/GSA).  You will ideally have a proven track record of cargo freighter operations and be fully conversant with experience in combined ground operations in freighter and passenger operations and an extended knowledge especially with the 777F, A330 and A330 freighter aircraft.

You will be a strong communicator and have the ability to work in a high pressure, fast paced environment. You will have the management ability to delegate work, set clear directions and motivate a team for continuous success, while having the capability to present to senior management level through regular reporting. You will have good audit understanding  and measurement management capabilities and sound safety and security knowledge.




Note: you will be required to attach the following:
1. Resume / CV
2. Copy of Passport

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