Aviation General Manager Afghanistan
You will be working for an International Logistics and Aviation Support company that operates in Afghanistan. As Operations Manager you will work closely with the Director of Operations Afghanistan. The successful Operations Manager will manage scheduling and operation functions for multiple contracts whilst facilitating administrative and IT requirements of all Aviation personnel in Afghanistan.

Key Tasks
To manage the Scheduling and Current Operations functions for Supreme Aviation operations in Afghanistan. Manage shared operational assets and
Supervise Scheduling and Current Operations working across multiple contracts
Assume responsibilities of Country Manager Afghanistan as directed
Assist the Country Manager Afghanistan in adhering to multiple contractual obligations
Supervise fixed and rotary wing Day/VFR flight operations throughout Afghanistan
Exercise Tactical Control of aircraft to react to shifting priorities whilst maintaining control over critical requirements
Ensure compliance with ICAO, US MIL, NATO, UN, and host nation CAA directives
Deal with Aircraft Service Suppliers to meet operational requirements
Assist the Country Manager Afghanistan in developing based financial factors to safeguard against raising fuel prices, crew availability, aircraft modernization costs and even future ICAO, US MIL, NATO, UN , and host nation CAA directives
Manage employee issues and, when necessary, liaise with the Human Resources Division
Coordinate the annual leave of multiple operational personnel to ensure continued operational capability
Support the Country Manager Afghanistan and Director of Operations to develop internal and external documentation required for the effective functioning of the business
Assist the Country Manager Afghanistan to develop procedural controls and metric based systems to ensure correct billing, e.g., correct engine on/off times, fuel burn accuracy, and identify deviations and establish safeguards to prevent reoccurrence

Essential Skills and Qualifications
Former military Officer or Senior Staff Non-Commissioned Officer
Proven ability to adapt and thrive in austere work and living conditions
Proven ability to exercise centralized command and decentralized control; affective record of delegating authority while maintaining accountability/responsibility
Experience with invoicing and the development of financial controls, e.g., cost savings and cost comparisons
Ability to interface with senior US Military and NATO/ISAF Officers influentially, yet respectfully, to provide unique solutions to contractual issues or concerns
Proven experience in monitoring separate aviation operations while ensuring safety and financial standards are met
Former US/UK/AUS (or equivalent) Military CW3 or above
One previous combat tour
Former Instructor Pilot, Platoon Leader, or Company Commander
Excellent written and spoken English
Well developed computer skills
Preferable Skills and Qualifications
Experience developing and enforcing Operational Risk Management procedures, OSHA guidelines
Extensive experience with ACMI wet and dry lease operation and development
Extensive knowledge of FAA/ICAO/IATA regulations
Experience working in an Aviation company during the start up of air carrier operations
Farsi language abilities

If you would like to be considered for this position, please send your CV to overseas@omegaresource.co.uk Due to the level of interest we can not always respond to submissions, but will endeavour to answer all enquiries
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