Tarka Talent

Director – Aviation

  • Salary: £80,000 – £125,000
  • Location: London
  • Working Model: Hybrid

We are seeking an experienced Management Consultant to work alongside two Senior Leaders and steer a renowned Aviation Consulting practice.

What would you be doing? This role involves overseeing high-level strategic transformations in airports and airlines, focusing on operational and strategic capital.

Role Overview:

  • Lead and manage a team of approximately 35 members, primarily working on UK-focused projects with an ambition to expand internationally.
  • Engage in C-suite level strategic transformations, driving operational changes within airports and airlines.
  • Maintain and develop key client relationships, particularly with senior accounts at Heathrow and Manchester.
  • Oversee bid management and partnership development, contributing to sales targets.

Your Essential Skills:

  • Background in management consulting and aviation.
  • Proven leadership skills, with the ability to lead a young and dynamic team.
  • Strong understanding of the aviation industry ora willingness to immerse in it; experience in transport or infrastructure sectors with parallels to aviation also considered.
  • Demonstrated ability to achieve personal sales targets (£750,000+) and manage commercial accounts.


  • 25 days of holiday with the option to buy or sell up to 5 holiday days.
  • 2 gift days for your birthday and Christmas break.
  • Private health care option (salary sacrifice).
  • Private dental care option (salary sacrifice).
  • Cycle to work scheme.
  • Opportunity to work in one of our client’s strongest practices with a solid reputation in the industry.

DEI Commitment: We are committed to promoting equality of opportunity for all employees and job applicants. In line with the Equality Act 2010, we strive to create and maintain a working environment free from discrimination or harassment, where decisions are based on merit. We do not tolerate any less favourable treatment on discriminatory grounds.

Call to Action: Apply now to take your career to the next level with an award-winning company.

Please note: Due to a high volume of applicants, we will only respond to successful candidates.

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