Jobs at RwandAir

RwandAir, established in 2002 is the National Carrier for the Republic of Rwanda. RwandAir mission statement is "to provide unsurpassed, safe and reliable services in air transportation, including strategically linking Rwanda with the outside world, while ensuring a fair return on investment." The majority share holding of the company is the Government of Rwanda.

COUNTRY MANAGER - Nigeria
Location:
Experience: 5 year(s)
Course of Study:
Required Grade:
DEPARTMENT: COMMERCIAL
SECTION: SALES
REPORTING: SENIOR MANAGER SALES, EAST AND SOUTHERN REGION

Brief Job Description
The Country Manager is responsible for the overall administration of RwandAir's operation in Nigeria and meet uplift, load factor and revenue targets set for the Country. S/he undertakes responsibility and accountability for the management, control and administration of RwandAir's assets. S/he is primarily responsible to oversee all sales staff and responsible for the sales, marketing, customer services, and financial activities of the Country. S/he is responsible to build strong relations with all relevant government and regulatory agencies and comply with all local and international legal requirements, conventions, policies, procedures and regulations.

S/he will be responsible to identify sales opportunities and implement sales and marketing initiatives, develop short and long term sales and marketing plans, formulate competitive analysis, recommend pricing actions, promote and advertise WB services, provide adequate and timely feedback to head office and expand and maintain distribution channels and trade partners. S/he is responsible for cost effective solutions to deliver its programs and build customer retention programs.

Qualification and Experience
◦University Degree with a minimum of 5 years' experience in Commercial Operations in the Travel Industry of which a minimum of 2 years are at a senior level with a proven track record.
◦Experience in Account relationship management.
◦Knowledge of sales, reservations, airport services and cargo.
◦Commercial acumen with an overall knowledge of airline operations.
◦An excellent command of the English language (written and verbal) is essential.
◦Proven track record in airline sales, marketing, reservations and revenue management processes.
◦Proven ability to work independently and think both tactically and strategically.
◦In depth knowledge of respective country including how to sell effectively in the market and exhibiting strong cultural awareness.
◦Knowledge of IATA recommendations to airlines/travel agencies for selling in the marketplace.


Method of Application


• An application letter addressed to General Manager - Human Resources
• Recent and detailed curriculum vitae
• A photocopy of the national identity card
• Current simulator check report
• Two passport photos
• Three current referees

The deadline for submitting application documents is April 23, 2015 at 4pm local time at the front desk of our head office located at Kigali International Airport, Top Floor building or on below email address :

General Manager- Human Resources RwandAir
Kigali International Airport - Main Terminal Building (Top Floor)
P.O Box 7275 Kigali - Rwanda
Email : Recruitment@rwandair.com

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Note: RwandAir is an equal opportunity employer.