Cargo Traffic Manager – 2 Year Contract REF ZZ820

Our client based at Heathrow is looking for a Traffic Manager for a 2 year contract only

Salary is £ 46-50k plus various benefits - full details can be obtained by emailing or calling us

Job Spec:

  • Operate cargo traffic office for both export and import.
  • Deal with Customs, Dft, CAA and HAL for air cargo transportation and own transit shed operation.
  • Manages staff performance and identifies training needs.
  • Maximises utilisation of aircraft capacity and enhances competitiveness of Company product
  • Working as a team leader with the business, and show flexibility when required to meet all aspect of flight operations.
  • Develop and empower the Assistant Managers and Supervisors as future successor of yourself
  • Ensures Cargo Procedures Manual is adhered to in all Operations activities.
  • Monitors handling agents’ performance and ensures specified standards met.
  • Manages UK Cargo Expenditure Budget
  • Co-ordinates processing of information relating to Cargo traffic and prepares monthly management report to head office and General manager.Other requirements
  • The jobholder may be required, from time to time, to carry out other duties provided, which are within the general level of responsibility of the duties set out above



(Experience & Knowledge)

  • Experience of air cargo traffic manager in international airlines or GHA which runs own transit shed at LHR are required.
  • Leadership and management skills are essential in Operations Management and so you must be able to demonstrate previous experience of managing people, including performance assessment.
  • You must be familiar is current computer and IT skill within air cargo industry.
  • Excellent communication skills both written and spoken
  • Able to provide flexibility in different rolls.   (Business skills & Behaviour)
  • Team leader and also team player
  • Excellent communication skill in all areas
  • Able to work under pressure
  • Maintain focus on all aspects of work.
  • Show initiative
  • Looks to improve efficiency and quality of service
  • Current full driving licence
  • Criminal Record Check. (Airside Pass) Desirable
  • (Education)
  • You must be educated to degree level or equivalent.
  • Good level of English language



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