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Operations Controller

Zenith Aviation Limited, a Sunday Times Best Company to work for are looking for a full-time Operations Controller based at Biggin Hill Airport.

Key Responsibilities:

Within this key position you will be responsible for Global IFR/VFR, short range and ultra-long range EROPS / ETOPS flight planning in compliance with Zenith Aviation's worldwide AOC’s and flight planning laws.

Working as part of our growing team, you will be required to ensure all operational tasks are fulfilled and ever changing flight plans are communicated effectively with both internal and external clients.

Key Skills and Knowledge:

This position will require you to make critical decisions so it is essential that you have fantastic communication skills, able to remain calm in difficult situations with an ability to prioritise high workload. 

Essential Skills:

  • Significant proven operational experience
  • Sound knowledge and understanding on national and international aviation regulations and the effect on day to day operational requirements
  • Experience of Jeppesen systems
  • Ideally, experience in a similar role within a similar organisation, together with the ability to deal with complex operational issues
  • Excellent communication skills with a range of audiences
  • Experience of forming and maintaining working relationships across professional and operational boundaries
  • Good team player 
  • Patience and ability to deal with challenges, whilst at the same time extracting the highest standards from your team


  • Analytical and Creative Thinking
  • Commercial Focus
  • Communication Skills
  • Customer Focus
  • Decision Making
  • Developing Self and Others
  • Flexibility and Managing Change
  • Planning and Prioritisation
  • Team working

To apply for this job vacancy please email a covering letter and CV to