Flight Operations Assistant

Rate: £13.00ph

Ref: J4331

Required: 6th June – 23rd July 2022

Highpoint Recruitment are working as sole providers for all operational support roles for Farnborough International Air Show 2022.

The key functions for Flight Operations Assistant is to provide full support to the Head of Flight Operations during FIA2022.

The role will manage and deliver the aircraft and crew aspects of the airshow and will support and assist with all aspects of Flight Operations.

  • Assisting the Head of Flight Operations in all aspects of the day-to-day running of ADHQ (Air Display Headquarters)
  • To act as a key contact between the Head of Flight Operations and other teams within ADHQ, particularly on administrative issues
  • Key point of contact for aircraft exhibitors and Aircrew and ownership of issues
  • Supporting Head of Flight Operations with reports where necessary
  • Assisting with arranging meetings
  • Assisting with financial processes including raising Purchase Orders and Invoices
  • Coordinate ADHQ (Air Display Headquarters) set up and successful running
  • Ad-hoc duties as instructed by the Head of Flight Operations and Flying Display Director

Skills and Attributes:

  • Excellent Administration skills
  • Excellent organisational and customer service skills
  • Able to thrive working under pressure
  • Competent user of MS Word and Excel

Hours: 07:30 – 20:00 – flexible

Additional days – Saturday 16th July and Sunday 17th July

All applicants must be able to commit to the full duration of the contract.  There will be a requirement to work additional hours and weekends, at least during air show weeks.  No Annual Leave is allowed from 1st May 2022 – 31st July 2022

Thank you for your application however due to the high volume of candidates applying, if you have not heard back from us within 5 days please assume that you have not been successful on this occasion.

To apply for this job email your details to rebekah@highpointrec.co.uk.