Head of Compliance

Are you looking for a step up in your career? Are you experienced in guiding a team? Are you able to act decisively when faced with challenges? Do you have the passion to drive performance and efficiency when it comes to all things relating to compliance, security & safety?


If so, we have the perfect role for you, why not apply now?


We have a new and exciting opportunity for you to join us as Head of Compliance in Aarhus Airport, responsible for driving the compliance strategy and transformation in our airport. In this role, you have a unique chance to be part of a fast-mowing company, with many possibilities to develop the compliance work, to impact and make a difference in the industry. You will have the responsibility for a dedicated compliance team and will be a part of top management team in Aarhus Airport.

Aarhus Airport is the airport of Denmark’s second city. The airport is in the midst of an extensive turnaround, investing heavily in development, refurbishment, and expansion. The growth trajectory is expected to achieve strong underlying net growth between now and 2029 as the airport anticipates increasing to 1.5 million annual customers.

As Head of Compliance you will lead the coordination of aviation safety development and compliance activities in accordance with national and international legislative requirements and will report to CEO Brian Worm.

A key function of the role is to develop and drive performance and culture against Compliance standards through proactive and reactive methods and strategies. Establish targets and performance indicators, in cooperation with relevant stakeholders, and in line with current legislation and guidelines.


Your main tasks will include:


This is what we expect from you:


We offer a very dynamic position, with an opportunity to “make a difference”.  If the above responsibilities and the potential to develop your career with us excite you, then get in touch.  We are an equal opportunities employer and an organization that likes to stand out from the crowd; we thrive on excellence and diversity within our team. Aarhus Airport offers a range of benefits and highly competitive salaries in line with qualifications and experience.  We expect the review of applications and interviews to commence soon and be ongoing – we are happy to wait for the right candidate.


We look forward to receiving your CV and covering letter with a summary of your experience and suitability via the application link, and if you have any questions, feel free to contact CEO Brian Worm, bwo@aar.dk, mobile +45 51 90 78 65