Assistant Manager Business Planning and Analytics Job at Arik Air

Job Title: Assistant Manager Business Planning and
Company: Arik Air
Job Type: Full Time
Qualification: BA/BSc/HND MBA/MSc/MA
Experience: 7 years
Location: Lagos, Nigeria
Job Field: Aviation / Airline
Arik Air – Launched in 2006, Arik Air is West Africa
largest airline. Positioned at the commercial hub
airport of one of the world’s leading emerging
economies, Arik Air currently serves an ever
expanding route network of key cities in Nigeria,
Africa, Europe and the US. Arik Air boasts a modern
fleet of 28 aircraft.
As part of our overall growing strategy, we are
seeking experienced individuals to join and expand
our team of passionate and dedicated professionals
based in Lagos, Nigeria. In exchange we are offering
excellent benefits and career development
Primary Objective: – The Assistant Manager Business Planning and
Analytics is responsible for planning and managing
all data analytics to rationalize business
performance, thereby enabling management to
make objective business decisions. – This role provides business support for the SVP
Commercial and Chief Commercial Officer for
financial and analytical support for the annual
operating plan, annual revenue budget and
periodic forecasts, revenue variance analysis,
business case development, reporting, research,
data analysis, metric/KPI development and
Principal Accountabilities and Responsibilities: – Forecast revenue on daily, weekly, monthly,
quarterly and annual basis. – Forecast new route revenue and profitability
potential. – Recommend schedules for new markets based on
commercial and competitive data. – Monitor route performance versus budget and
report variances. – Develop and maintain senior management
dashboards. – Treat all reporting requests. – Develop company commercial and operational
databases to automatically generate reports. – Manage and communicate relevant competitive
and industry actions. – Analyze, report and recommend adaptation
strategies regarding market trends, sales channel
performance, commercial results and competitor
activity to senior management. – Conduct price reviews as needed and recommend
changes. – Create presentations for varying audiences. – Monitor and report political developments that
would impact operations. – Research & write briefs on new destinations. – Conduct regular and varying quantitative and
qualitative business-case analyses to aid – Commercial decision-making. – Actively engage sales teams to provide account
performance information and high light areas of
opportunity. – Daily online and operational research assignments
to aid in the development of the airline.
Required Skills & Qualifications – Must be university educated with Bachelor’s/
Master’s degree in Mathematics, Statistics with
advanced numerical ability. – Must have a minimum of 7 years of experience in
the airline industry in a heavily analytical function
preferably in Revenue Management, Business/Corporate Planning and Marketing Research. – Direct project experience with utilizing data
management and operational research. – Must be an advanced Microsoft Excel user (pivot
tables, macros, vlookup, hlookup and in database) – Ability and direct experience working with and
formatting large datasets in Microsoft Excel. – Advanced experience using Microsoft Word and
PowerPoint. – Must be an analytical and logical thinker. – Effective written and oral communication skills. – Experience and ability to thrive in a multicultural
environment. – Ability to work independently with minimal
supervision, flexible, creative, ability to prioritize in
stressful environment and handle deadlines
Working Relationship: – Main working relationship is with Commercial
Leadership (SVP Commercial and Chief Commercial

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