Jun 05, 2018

Innovation Community Officer Job Opportunities - Etihad Airways

  • Etihad Airways
  • Abu Dhabi - United Arab Emirates
Full time Science, Research & Development Jobs Aviation, Transportation & Logistics

Job Description

Job Title:  Innovation Community Officer

Company Name: Etihad Airways 

Location: Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates (UAE)

 

Job Summary:  The Innovation Community Officer is responsible for the conceptualization, delivery and management of innovation initiatives and events (both internal and external) to drive a culture of innovation within the Etihad Aviation Group, and to create a strong innovation community in the organisation. The role will require a mix of marketing, event management and project management expertise, with proven track record in stakeholder management and successful delivery of engagement activities.

 

Key Duties and Responsibilities: 

  • Policies and procedures: Follow all relevant policies, processes and standard operating procedures so that work is carried out in a controlled and consistent manner
  • Day-to-day operations: Supervise the standard and complex day-to-day operations to ensure that work processes are implemented as designed and in compliance with established standards and procedures.
  • People Management: Supervise the activities and work of subordinates to ensure that all work within a specific area is carried out in an efficient manner and in compliance with the set policies, processes and procedures
  • Health and Safety: Comply with all relevant safety, security, quality, health and environmental procedures to ensure a healthy and safe work environment
  • Health and Safety: Comply with all relevant safety, security, quality, health and environmental procedures to ensure a healthy and safe work environment

Specific Responsibilities

  • Design and execute internal innovation initiatives to drive culture change and introduce new ways of working
  • Conduct engagement reviews to ensure that culture change and innovation excitement is achieved across the organisation
  • Lead initiatives to align Etihad’s external public image positively with innovation
  • Develop and build an innovation ecosystem for Etihad which consists of partners both locally in UAE and globally

 

Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 

  • Bachelor’s Degree required
  • Project management certification (PMP/Prince 2) desired
  • Agile/Design Thinking training desired
  • 3-5 years of project/event/community management experience, ideally within an airline.
  • Proven track record of end-to-end delivery of events (from design through to execution), with a focus on community management.
  • Visual design/marketing experience desired.
  • Strong knowledge of hospitality/aviation industry desired.
  • Excellent planning capacity and coordination skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills with attention to detail
  • Strong stakeholder management capability
  • Strong strategic thinking, integration and problem solving skills

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