Wizz Air is the fastest growing and greenest European low-cost airline, operating a fleet of 134 Airbus A320 and A321 aircraft. A team of dedicated aviation professionals delivers superior service and very low fares, making Wizz Air the preferred choice of 40 million passengers in the financial year F20 ending 31 March 2020. Wizz Air is listed on the London Stock Exchange under the ticker WIZZ. The company was recently named one of the world’s top ten safest airlines by airlineratings.com, the world’s only safety and product rating agency, and 2020 Airline of the Year by ATW, the most coveted honour an airline or individual can receive, recognizing individuals and organizations that have distinguished themselves through outstanding performance, innovation, and superior service.

Safety Management System Manager

BUD - Office


  • Responsible to develop, maintain, describe the safety  management system, including procedures, forms, maintaining key SMS logs and  records;
  • Development of airline SMS key processes e.g. hazard identification, risk assessment, safety assurance and management of change processes, etc. ;
  • Administration of SMS documentation (manual editing) ;
  • Cooperation with OPS SM in coordination of safety related activities of airline operations departments;
  • Participation in assessment of operational risks with appropriate nominated postholder/operational manager;
  • Monitoring of regulatory safety requirements to ensure that airline activities are aligned to the relevant regulations in the area of SMS;
  • Initiation and execution of management of change and other required actions in case of changes in the safety department;
  • Support and supervise the MOC process within the other functional department areas;
  • Development and implementation of KPI, SPI measurement methodology and procedure;
  • Development, implementation and follow up of KPIs for SMS performance;
  • Development, implementation and constant review of company SMS training syllabus within safety department and other functional departments;
  • Monitoring of industry trends and hazards for implementation of proactive mitigating actions in the company;
  • Participation in development of a positive corporate safety culture;
  • Participation in development of safety related policies.

Skills and Competencies:

  • Excellent knowledge of aviation safety management principles (EASA, ICAO, IOSA);
  • Significant experience in Safety Management Systems and risk management;
  • Previous work experience in safety, compliance, quality control;
  • Experience in air carrier operations is an advantage;
  • Experience in management of complex projects;
  • PC user skills at advanced level (MS Office);
  • Experience with SMS software and tools is advantage;
  • Good presentation skills;
  • Data analysis skills and good knowledge of statistics;
  • Analytical skills, creativity;
  • Ability to work autonomously;
  • Strong time management and organizational skills.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Minimum bachelor degree in aviation, engineering, technology or related area;
  • Excellent knowledge of safety management principles;
  • Significant experience in Safety Management Systems and risk management;
  • Previous work experience in aviation safety, compliance, quality control.


  • Engineer
  • Transport Engineer
  • Special Engineering Areas
  • Project Management

Experience required:

  • 1-3 years professional experience

Required Qualification:

  • College degree

Required language level:

  • English (higher advanced/fit for negotiation)

Employment type:

  • Full time

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