Operations Analyst

Operations Analyst

University Of Fort Hare | Kempton Park, GT, ZA

Posted 6 days ago

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Safair Operations, operating as FlySafair, has a vacancy for an Operations Analyst at our head office in
Bonaero Park. The successful applicant will report to the Executive Manager: Flight Operations & RPFO.

Operations and Business Process Management
- Performing requirements analysis and documenting processes;
- Conduct a variety of quantitative and qualitative analyses to support sustainability solutions.
- Provide subject matter knowledge and problem-solving abilities;
- Duties include gathering company information and statistics i.e. Engine performance data.
- Through the use of technology the Analyst will be responsible for driving costs and fuel efficiencies through process optimization and waste reduction:
Understanding and auditing of fuel purchase records, working with procurement teams to identify optimal fuel network opportunities, and working with operations, technical and IT to maximize savings;
Support fuel related initiatives such as benchmarking or fuel surcharge analysis;
Identify initiatives to either reduce fuel spending or enhance fuel efficiency;
Implement strategies for risk mitigation;
Develop and maintain relationships with various vendors
Research and Analysis
- The research and analytical work will be mainly conducted in cooperation with other team members as part of the larger project;
- Monitor and perform focused research, analyse and report developments and recommendations;
- Interpreting gathered data;
- Submitting reports to the relevant department heads and management;
- Identifying patterns and trends in the analysed data;
- Helping the management and other teams draw business goals and needs;
- Formulating procedural manuals for relevant departments.
- A Bachelor’s degree or related field combined with 3 years of experience working in relevant positions or industry;
- Exceptional analytical and conceptual thinking skills;
- Experience in Aviation Industry would be considered an advantage;
- Expert knowledge on subject matter is essential improvements required .
 - Analytically driven;
- Ability to work independently;
- Demonstrates high attention to detail;
- Can manage changing priorities in a fast-paced environment;
- Excellent communication, interpersonal, and negotiation skills;
- Report writing and presentation skills;
- High regard for confidentiality, and resilience;
- Must be team oriented and an independent self-starter;
- Highly organised;
- Customer focus;
- Professional;
- Quality focused;
- Flexible
- Suitable qualified candidates are invited to complete the prescribed form, available on our website: FlySafair.co.za .
- No external email applications will be accepted.
- Should no feedback be provided within two (2) weeks from the closing date, please consider your application as unsuccessful.
- FlySafair reserves the right
* Not to proceed with this vacancy
* To appoint the selected candidates based on its operational requirements.
- Reference number – JHB000646
 Preference will be given to members of under-represented designated groups.