Head of Sustainability (m/f/d)

  • Weßling
  • Permanent
  • Full-time

Come join 328 Support Services GmbH, in partnership with our sister company DRA GmbH, as part of our exciting Regional Aircraft Program dedicated to developing the next generation of technologically advanced aircraft. Be part of the vision and strategy to deliver enhanced products that support more sustainable aviation. We are a German company founded on the proud heritage of Dornier pioneering aviation and Germany’s reputation for engineering innovation, design and quality. Our passion is innovation and driven by the aspiration for more energy efficient, cleaner and safer air travel.

Your Tasks

The Head of Sustainability is leading the team and activities required to derive and define a product strategy and a supporting technology road map to realise the agreed objectives. The responsibility is to assess the air transportation business end to end concerning air transportation concepts, environmental impact along the complete production chain, operation and after operation. Identify trends and technical opportunities for more sustainable production and products. Define research & technology projects to prepare the required technologies, identification of partnerships and public founding opportunities. Building up and foster an interface to relevant governance interfaces, institutes and Universities.   This includes also methods and processes and tools required to execute the activities effective. 

The Head of Sustainability is responsible to prepare and present relevant information to the company management for strategic decisions to ensure future benchmark positioning concerning required competences, product strategy and technologies. This includes the continuous assessment of company business and product sustainability along the product life cycle, internally, in the supply chain and aircraft operators. The Ho of Sustainability is working also in close relationship with Marketing and Operations.
Tasks & Responsibilities:

  • Define the required competences and capabilities according defined deliverables and strategy of partnerships
  • Define and continuously develop new opportunities and scope for future product evolutions and new product portfolio
  • Define a technology road map according agreed product strategy
  • Supporting the engineering teams with technical research results and new opportunities
  • Ensures adequate information flow and expertise references concerning external technical and business evolutions

Your Profile

  • Educated Engineering degree (BA Eng/Sc, MA Eng/Sc) or other relevant degree in science e.g. environmental / economist
  • > 10 years professional experience in relevant technical fields of aircraft business and / or development
  • Wide proficiency of aircraft design and operational requirements
  • Knowledge on current trends for alternative aircraft designs especially concerning new energies and materials
  • Strong communication and leadership skills
  • Ability to prioritise, manage and execute multiple simultaneous tasks
  • Assertive, pro-active, innovative and creative

What we offer

  • Work with us on a high-tech product "Made in Germany" at an aviation hub in the attractive surroundings of Munich
  • Flexible working hours
  • Individual training opportunities
  • 30 days of vacation a year
  • Subsidized lunch at our canteen
  • Group accident insurance
  • Capital-forming benefits
  • Easy access to the public transport system - we are directly located at the A96
  • Free parking
  • Flat hierarchies and the possibility to take on responsibility with enough room to grow 

Did we arouse your interest?

We are looking forward to your application.

328 Support Services GmbH
Human Resources
Special Airport Oberpfaffenhofen
D-82234 Weßling / Germany
T:  +49 8153 88111 2315