Date:  Feb 17, 2024
Company:  Wizz Air Hungary Légiközlekedési Korlátolt Felelős

Budapest, HU, H-1103


Wizz Air is a leading European low-cost airline with a fleet of modern and fuel-efficient aircraft. Our mission is to provide affordable and reliable air travel to everyone, everywhere, while minimizing our environmental impact. We are proud to foster a diverse and inclusive team of over 8,000 employees from more than 90 nationalities, who share our values of inclusivity, positivity, dedication, integrity, and sustainability.


As a rapidly expanding airline, we offer exciting career opportunities across a range of functions, from flight operations to engineering, customer service, finance, and more. We provide extensive training and development opportunities to help our employees grow and succeed in their roles. Joining Wizz Air means joining a team that is passionate about aviation, dedicated to excellence, and committed to making air travel accessible and sustainable for all. If you are looking for a challenging and rewarding career in the aviation industry, we welcome you to explore our job opportunities and become a part of our success story.


Senior Network Development Manager 

Based in BUD - Office 



Purpose of the position:


The Senior Network Development Manager will report to the Head of Network Development. The role’s primary responsibility will be to coordinate one of the three core WIZZ regions (CEE, West and East) by leading a sub-team of Network Development Managers. The Senior Manager will be the responsible to develop the route network of that region and shape the future of W500.



What we offer:  


  • Base salary and employee bonus scheme  
  • Unlimited number of significantly discounted and confirmed seating tickets, giving access to a continuously growing network of destinations 
  • Relocation package (if applicable) – expense budget, Temporary accommodation, Administration support  
  • Life insurance 
  • AYCM sport pass contracting possibility 
  • Instant impact, from any level of the organisation, exposure to C-suite management 
  • Fast career progression, internal mobility and talent management supported by training opportunities (Wizz Academy and bespoke training) 
  • True international and multi-cultural work environment, passionate, driven and diverse teams 





  • Leading a sub-team of Network Development Managers
  • Assessing new markets based on strategic fit, financial performance, and growth potential
  • Analyse financial forecasts for potential new routes and bases
  • Assessing competition in terms of strategic plans, capacity changes, strengths/weaknesses and recommending actions based on the risks and opportunities
  • Working with the Revenue Management and Airport Development teams to determine amendments to existing routes, frequencies and airports
  • Managing the airport mix to ensure it does not exceed budgeted costs
  • Building relationships with airports and third parties (regions, tourism bodies, Civil Aviation Authorities, etc.)
  • Present to Senior Management relevant business cases





  • Completed university or college degree is a must
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Good leadership and people management skills
  • Business mindset and ability to synthesize information into recommendations
  • Good oral and written presentations skills
  • Teamwork and strong interpersonal skills
  • Fluent spoken/written English
  • Ability to live and work in Budapest, Hungary
  • Flexibility to travel as required away from Head Office





When applying, please only provide valid information regarding your educational background and certificates, as the original documents will be requested during the hiring process.


We look forward to meeting you and learning more about your skills and experience. Join the Wizz Air team and discover the world of opportunities. 



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