Air Network Planning Engineer (starter position)

FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) provides customers and businesses worldwide with a broad portfolio of transportation, e-commerce and business services. With annual revenues of $58 billion, the company offers integrated business applications through operating companies competing collectively and managed collaboratively, under the respected FedEx brand. Consistently ranked among the world's most admired and trusted employers, FedEx inspires its more than 400,000 team members to remain "absolutely, positively" focused on safety, the highest ethical and professional standards and the needs of their customers and communities. To learn more about how FedEx connects people and possibilities around the world, please visit http://about.fedex.com/.

The European Air Network team is working in the FedEx Brussels downtown offices (close to Central Station). This team is responsible for designing and continuously improving a network of flights, operating over 250 take-offs daily to deliver hundreds of thousands of packages. This includes the setup of integrated cross-functional processes, the enhancement of tools for capacity planning, reporting and network design and the coordination of business cases to optimize the air network

Air Network Planning Engineer (starter position)

FUNCTION

The Air Network Planning Engineer will:

  • Evaluate air network capacity requirements to support volume evolution
  • Develop or enhance engineering tools, models and new reports from various databases to analyze flows and air network performance
  • Establish and maintain communication with country operations, airport & hub planningengineering teams and field operations to assess or implement network changes and optimize the current and future air network and flows
  • Provide network analytics for (and leadprojects regarding current and future European or intercontinental air network
  • Work with Marketing and Finance peers to reach holistic business recommendations

PROFILE

The right Air Network Planning Engineer will have the following profile:

  • University degree, preferably in (Business) Engineering
  • Excellent knowledge of English is a must (working language)
  • Analytical thinker with a creative and pragmatic approach to problem solving
  • Good interpersonal skills with the ability to interact effectively throughout various functional groups and hierarchical levels
  • Proficient use of Office applications: Word, Excel & PowerPoint
  • Data querying and automation through SQL, VBA or other programming languages, or eagerness to learn.
  • FedEx does not hire candidates without a valid work permit for Belgium.

OFFER

FedEx offers a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package. FedEx consistently achieves business growth allowing for various career opportunitiesFedEx takes pride in its people oriented philosophy.

ONLY APPLY IF YOU ARE IN POSSESSION OF THE REQUIRED PASSPORT/WORK VISA TO BE ABLE TO WORK IN BELGIUM. FEDEX DOES NOT SPONSOR THESE REQUIREMENTS

Other key words: Airline, Planning, business analyst, data mining, supply chain, logistics, airfreight, optimizing, optimization, operations, air cargo, modelling, statistics, mathematical modelling

INTERESTED?

For more information: Call HANS VERHEIJ on the number: GSM + 32 473 715114 Direct +32 2 738 02 68