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Senior Analyst, Network Planning

Company Description

Porter Airlines is committed to delivering its signature ‘flying refined’ experience to customers across North America. Effortless travel and genuine hospitality are offered in style and comfort while restoring glamour and refinement to air travel. 


Porter is proud to be an Official 4 Star Airline® in the World Airline Star Rating®.


Visit www.flyporter.com or follow @porterairlines on Instagram, Facebook and Twitter. Details of growth plans to provide North America-wide service are available at flyporter.com.


Job Details

Reporting to the Senior Manager, Planning & Optimization, the Senior Analyst, Network planning will play a key role in the expansion and optimization of Porter’s current and future network. 
Our team’s goal is to ensure that our airline network is optimized to realize its full potential.

We are seeking someone who has a good understanding of the North American airline landscape, network planning experience (airline, consulting firm, airports), and is comfortable working with new planning software. The successful candidate will possess strong analytical skills, inquisitiveness, and have a passion for data analytics and reporting. 



  • Research and identify new opportunities for close in and long term timeframe; determine the profitability impacts of alliances and also the competitive environment

  • Work with internal and external stakeholders to identify areas of improvement for current network

  • Work with large datasets (demand and capacity) to use with network planning tools to create future network plans

  • Work closely with the network scheduling team to provide insight on current and future trends

  • Be the expert on use of current tools and provide training/advice on its use and any future evaluation of similar tools

  • Actively participate in Porter’s Safety Management System (SMS) including reporting hazards and incidents encountered in daily operations; understand, comply and promote the Company Safety Policy



  • Concern for Safety: Identifying hazardous or potentially hazardous situations and taking appropriate action to maintain a safe environment for self and others.

  • Teamwork: Working collaboratively with others to achieve organizational goals.

  • Passenger/Customer Service: Providing service excellence to internal and/or external customers (passengers).

  • Initiative: Dealing with situations and issues proactively and persistently, seizing opportunities that arise.

  • Results Focus: Focusing efforts on achieving high quality results consistent with the organization’s standards.

  • Fostering Communication: Listening and communicating openly, honestly, and respectfully with different audiences, promoting dialogue and building consensus.




  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Business/Finance or Technology

  • 3-5 years’ airline experience working with airline planning tools (e.g. Optym, Netline/Plan, Profit Manager), or equivalent

  • Knowledge of network planning, aircraft scheduling and slot management

  • Previous experience in aircraft economics and performance

  • Proficient in the use of other software tools e.g. MS Excel, Tableau, SQL 

  • Strong knowledge of handling large data sets 

  • Able to convey complex ideas to a wide audience

  • Highly proactive, possess advanced problem solving and analytical skills

  • Able to manage shifting priorities and meet tight deadlines 

  • Mandatory Covid-19 Vaccination


LOCATION: Toronto (Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport - YTZ)

  • September 14, 2022
  • 99-55-21


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