Flight Efficiencies Specialist
Date posted: 
Friday, 2 September, 2022
Closing date: 
Friday, 23 September, 2022
n/a    Luton, Bedfordshire
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This role is part of the Flight Operations Technical team, reporting to the Aircraft Performance & Flight Efficiencies Manager. The Flight Efficiencies Specialist will become an important member of the team working closely with the Flight Operations Team.



Reporting into the Aircraft Performance & Flight Efficiencies Manager, taking individual responsibility for the reporting of flight efficiency initiatives covering optimisation of fuel consumption, emissions and operating costs.

Analysing current and future initiatives in the context of airline costs and network. Managing fuel related projects and working cross functionally to identify and promote efficiencies.



> Supporting the implementation, oversight and management of internal and external Flight Efficiencies Reporting Systems

Performing ad-hoc fuel and efficiency initiatives and related projects as required

Monitoring, tracking and analysing fuel and flight efficiencies related data

Review limitations in existing reporting and suggest opportunities for improvement

Identifying and promoting individual route, airport and aircraft efficiencies

Assessing industry innovation to support implementation of further flight efficiency initiatives

Development and delivery of Flight Efficiency Base, Airport, and Central Management Reports as required

Provides regular updates and periodical reports to leadership of the organisation

Ensuring effective communications to the Flight Operations Community on implementation and enhancements to flight efficiencies across the network

Manage, develop and maintain the Flight Ops – Flight Efficiencies SharePoint page

Support the Flight Operations team to improve uptake of current and future initiatives

Participate in departmental and cross-functional working groups as required in relation to departmental initiatives

Review of fuel efficiency initiative’s proposals to assess data requirements and monitoring feasibility


Operational excellence

Will liaise regularly with the Aircraft Performance & Flight Efficiencies Manager in order to discuss results/feedback and development of systems and processes.


Working closely with the existing team of Technical Specialists within Flight Operations to ensure that easyJet delivers the highest possible service levels for its passengers.



Requirements of the Role




You will have a proven analytical experience working with large amounts of technical data, ideally in the aviation industry.

Well organised and have an excellent eye for detail when working under pressure.

Succinct verbal and written communication of technical matters.

Ability to engage and work with other teams to lead a strong focus on innovation and efficiency.

Proactive and resilient with the ability to manage workload to tight deadlines in a dynamic environment.

Computer literate with Windows and Microsoft Office and excel.



Qualified to degree level in an aviation related subject, ideally aeronautical engineering.

Flight Operations experience including Aircraft Performance and Navigation.

Experience of SQL and Python is a distinct advantage.



This full-time role will be contractually based in Luton (Hybrid working options available) and will be 40 hours per week. Remember, we are always #happytotalkflex.

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