SDM seeks new Head of Strategy, Technical and Operations for SDM


The SESAR Deployment Alliance (SDA) is a consortium of leading airlines, airports and air navigation service providers – the managers and the users of Europe’s airspace as well as the main investors into SESAR deployment. The SDA is committed to the principles of the Single European Sky and to deploying the technologies and operational procedures that will enable SESAR operational concept and deliver customer and environmental efficiencies. On 1st January 2018, the SDA will become a legal entity, converting to a not for profit international association.

The EC selected the SDA to fulfil the SESAR Deployment Manager (SDM) function from 5th of December 2014. The role of SDM is specified by the Article 9 of Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) No 409/2013.

We are currently seeking a new Head of Strategy, Technical and Operations for this senior management assignment to lead our future technical and operational strategy, to replace the existing post holder who has been assigned as General Manager to the new organisation.

As written in the assignment description we are looking for individuals who have undertaken a substantive role in leading a European agency, public or private sector organization.

If you think you have the skills and experience we are looking for please send your candidature to is midnight CET on Tuesday 28 November 2017.