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Network Planning Analyst

Crawley, West Sussex  Further Information
Job Type
Commercial & Network Planning
Salary: Competitive plus excellent benefits
Contract:  Full time, permanent

Hours: 37.5 hours per week, Mon - Fri 09:00 - 17:30
Location: The VHQ, Crawley
Closing date: Wednesday 28 June 2017

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In a nutshell

In this role, you will provide analytical insight into Virgin Atlantic's network performance (including the joint venture transatlantic network with Delta Airlines) to aid decision making processes and recommend possible network change opportunities in order to maximise revenues and profitability for VAA.

Day to day

Route & Network Performance

Analyse route and network profitability to advise of performance relative to the VAA agreed budget for a group of routes and gain an understanding and ability to make decisions based on the data.

Identify opportunities through detailed analysis to increase profitable flying and limit loss making flying across the VAA network to maximise overall network performance.

Identify key competitor changes across routes in terms of capacity, competitor financial results and VAA connections.

Present material on route and network performance to key internal stakeholders e.g. sales teams, senior management.

Network Enhancement

Evaluate aircraft deployment options across route portfolio in order to recommend potential deployment changes and maximise profitability following appropriate procedures and guidelines.

Connection Optimisation

Optimise connectivity across the route portfolio in liaison with Schedules Planning and Airports for VAA network to generate maximum returns from connecting itineraries.

Route Evaluations

Become an expert user of Networks (QSI modelling tool) to complete timely and accurate network reviews and route evaluations including recommendations to improve use of tool.

About you

To succeed in this role, you'll need to be highly analytical with your ability demonstrated through a numerate degree (or equivalent) and have working experience of using multiple sources of data to analyse trends and make reliable forecasts. You'll also have an excellent understanding of the key drivers of performance - ideally in the commercial aviation industry.

As a strong communicator and confident presenter, you'll be an excellent team player with the ability to work cross functionally with a wide range of departments across the airline.

If this sounds like the role for you then we would welcome an application. 

The perks

Our pioneering spirit and passion keeps our brand vibrantly alive. That's why we give our people the rewards that they deserve. We have a whole host of benefits in place to help you enjoy life to the full, as well as a world of travel opportunities including up to seven flights a year to a wide range of fabulous Virgin Atlantic global destinations. Beyond a whole world of travel opportunities, we also offer a competitive benefits package including pension and private medical schemes, life assurance, child care vouchers and excellent discounts across the Virgin Group of companies.

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