Continuous Improvement and Sustainability Manager

2Excel Aviation Ltd is an exciting and innovative aerospace services company that “does difficult things well”. Boasting a diverse set of services which provide to various clientele that range from large civil organisations, the MOD and the UK Government to name a few. As a key developer in aviation, we continually strive to improve our policies and procedures, this includes our Environmental, Social Value and Governance (ESG) responsibilities.

We are seeking an experienced Continuous Improvement and Sustainability Manager to join our team and help us deliver improvement projects and initiatives, including accelerating our development in ESG. If you are looking for a challenge as a proactive individual who can work within a dynamic team and varied aviation environment, then we want to hear from you!

The role’s key responsibilities will include but not be limited to:

· Lead on the implementation of CI projects from project initiation and business case development to successful implementation.

· Utilise appropriate project management methodologies and documentation and supported by the various working groups and employee forums.

· Assist the Commercial Director to develop and manage a CI framework (associated reporting, review processes, associated service improvement project controls and monitoring processes).

· Lead on the day-to-day management and delivery of 2Excel’s sustainment and ESG policy.

· Provide continuity between the Steering Group and Employee Working Groups.

· Steer the development and operation of the company’s environmental management systems including the management of ISO14001 processes and systems.


The following skills, knowledge and experience are essential for this role:

· Experience coordinating complex projects successfully.

· Demonstrate the delivery of continuous improvement and change management.

· Excellent written and verbal communication skills and high degree of comfort with influencing and communicating findings to senior leadership.

· Proven presentation skills, including use of Microsoft Packages.

· Experience of delivering Sustainability policy and ISO14001 in a complex organisation.


Desirable skills and expertise:

· Experience in complex cross-functional project management, handling multiple priorities, and influencing varied stakeholders.

· In depth understanding of continuous improvement concepts

· ESG specialist with knowledge of the aviation sector.

· Change Management experience.

This role is primarily about supporting Continuous Improvement Initiatives, as well as facilitating 2Excel’s sustainability programme (ISO14001). The successful candidate will support the Commercial Director and hold a position on the company’s ESG Steering Group with output often having visibility at Management Board and Board level.

Due to the requirement to travel, candidates should also have a full UK driving license. However, hybrid working is an option for this role.

In return we can offer you a competitive salary dependant on previous experience, generous holiday allowance, private health care and a company pension. In addition, you will become an Employee Owner as part of our Employee Ownership Trust (EOT). Applications by way of CV and cover letter to detailing salary expectations and current notice period.

2Excel is committed to promoting equitable treatment, encouraging diversity and embracing inclusion in our recruitment processes and among our workforce. We are proud to be recognised as a Disability Confident Employer.

  • Company: 2 Excel Aviation
  • Location: Doncaster
  • Job details: Full-Time
  • Salary: Competitive