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Role

Driving e-Commerce and OTA (Online Travel Agencies) performance, online and offline areas through the implementation of an e-Commerce and OTA strategy.

Commercial management experience with significant revenue accountability combined with a track record of delivery of significant change will be key to your success in this role.

Duties and responsibilities

  • Maximising revenue contribution to exceed assigned revenue targets and ensuring long-term growth.
  • Responsible for developing and delivering Uganda Airlines e-Commerce and OTA strategy and will provide leadership on a strategic and commercial level for all E Sales channels and OTA in the region.
  • Following up on key online developments within the industry and establish a healthy balance between IBE & OTA classes
  • Following up and keeping abreast of the latest technical innovations in the field of online sales
  • Supporting corporate and premium sales through E sales channels and OTAs
  • Increasing FFP penetration and develop a strategy to enhance the customer experience of our frequent flyers and privilege club members through E Sales channels and OTAs
  • Integrating global e-Commerce, OTA and E-Sales strategy into sales distribution across the region
  • Strategically manage telephone sales, airport and town office ticket desks and ugandairlines.com for online and offline as well as OTA sales.

Qualifications & Experience

  • A Bachelor’s degree or equivalent qualification combined with a minimum of 5+ years of job-related experience within an Airline or travel industry.
  • He / She will need a proven understanding of e-Commerce within the travel industry and must have first-hand experience of the key sales channels.

About Us

Uganda Airlines, the National Carrier of the Republic of Uganda based at Entebbe International Airport is now accepting applications for a number of job opportunities.

As a member of the team, you will be responsible for presenting a positive image of the airline in keeping with its brand to connect the world to the Pearl of Africa. You will be enthusiastic about serving all Uganda Airlines customers and colleagues with courtesy and respect in line with the company’s values. You will also be championing safety and ensuring international aviation standards are maintained at the airline. This is a great opportunity to be part of the new National Airline, in this exciting industry.

How to apply

Application letters, complete with Curriculum Vitae giving two (2) referees, and copies of academic and professional certificates with one passport size photograph (one full size photograph for Cabin Crew applicants) should be submitted online at www.careers.ugandairlines.com or by post quoting the Job Reference number accordingly.

Applications should be addressed to:

The Manager Human Resources.
Uganda National Airlines Company Ltd.
P.O. Box 431, Entebbe, Uganda
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Only successful applicants will be contacted.