Flight Academy - Open Positions

Horizon Swiss Flight Academy is looking for:

Compliance Monitoring Manager (CMM) up to 30% (variable)

As a succession in conjunction with a retirement within our organization we are seeking a permanent
Compliance Monitoring Manager (CMM) according to EASA based on a 30% FTE on a freelance basis at
our head office in Kloten, Switzerland.


  • The CMM ensures that the activities of HORIZON are monitored for compliance with the applicable regulatory requirements and standards, as well as any additional requirements as established by HORIZON
  • Ensuring that these activities are being carried out properly under the supervision of the relevant head of the respective functional area
  • Ensuring that the compliance monitoring programme is properly implemented, maintained, continually reviewed and improved as per the HORIZON Organisation Management Manual (OMM)
  • Performance of audits and inspections of all parts of the organisation. The CMM may appoint one or more auditors by choosing personnel having the related competences either from within or outside HORIZON, assuring their independence
  • Ensuring all necessary testing is conducted by the responsible personnel on flight simulation equipment as per required aviation regulation
  • Ensuring direct and continuous reporting to the accountable manager
  • Ensuring access to all parts of HORIZON, and if necessary, any contracted organisation.
  • The CMM reports to the accountable manager


  • Hold a bachelor’s degree in an administrative or engineering field
  • Be able to communicate in German and English at a high level
  • Be computer literate, have experience with MS Office, as well as any auditing software
  • Be a team player
  • Have a minimum of 2 years of documented experience in an aviation management or postholder position
  • Have a good understanding and comprehensive knowledge of EASA FCL, ORA and FSTD documentation and regulation
  • Demonstrate relevant knowledge, background and appropriate experience related to EASA flight school, flight operations and Part 147 activities, including knowledge and experience in compliance monitoring or auditing
  • Have previous experience with certified flight simulation equipment (auditing or operation)
  • Preferably have performed an advanced course in the fields of compliance monitoring systems
  • Hold a residency and work permit for Switzerland (B or C) or be an EU citizen of the Schengen-Zone

We offer compensation in line with experience, flexible work hours and a positive work environment in a
small and effective team in which the contribution of the individual is noticed and makes a difference.

Interested candidates may apply including CV and a motivation letter by e-mail to:

Horizon Swiss Flight Academy
Accountable Manager
Steinackerstrasse 56
CH-8302 Kloten
E-Mail: acm@horizon-sfa.ch

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