Job Opportunities

Swallow Group are always looking for new staff ready to join our exciting industry. 

All our employees are pro-active, hard working individuals happy to work both as part of a team or on solo projects. 

As and when specific positions are available they will be posted on this page, but if you like to work in the skydiving industry and consider Skydive Algarve as a possible employer, we are always interested to hear from you. Please send us your detailed CV by email

05 Sep 2017

Managing Director

Principal Purpose

To be have overall responsibility and accountability for the performance of the company.  Skydive Algarve currently carries out 57,000 skydives a year and employees 25 employees.

Duties and Responsibilities

Reporting directly to the Directors of the company, responsibilities will include, but not be limited to:
•    Successfully implementing company policy and values.
•    Developing strategic plans alongside the Directors.
•    Controlling finance and ensure the security of the company.
•    Development and management of Portugal based team.
•    Assuming full accountability for all company operations.
•    Maintaining a high safety record.
•    Providing excellent customer service company-wide.
•    Increasing customer base, focusing on first time skydivers.
•    Working with other responsible managers within the group.
•    Ensuring compliance with all relevant legislation and regulations including EASA and the Portuguese Parachuting Federation.
•    Completing any other duties as may reasonably be required.

Experience & Skills Required

•    5 years previous management experience.
•    Strengths in critical and analytical thinking.
•    Strong but fair personality with competence in conflict resolution.
•    Good time management and planning
•    Able to prioritise and manage a wide and varied workload in a fast paced and rapidly changing environment.
•    Fluent English language – reading, writing, spoken.
•    Portuguese language desirable but not essential.
•    Skydiving industry experience desirable.

32,000 – 38,000 Euros gross per year + Bonuses on KPI performance achievements.
Ideally to start October 2017.  Send CVs and enquiries to