Manager, Contracts & Grant

Website MCO Greater Orlando Aviation Authority


We are the Orlando International Airport! The Greater Orlando Aviation Authority (GOAA) operates OIA and the Orlando Executive Airport. Our airport is a world-class facility serving more than 46 million guests each year and growing. Orlando International Airport (OIA) is the largest airport in Florida, the 7th busiest in the United States and the 7th in the world ranked by the number of passengers during calendar year 2021 according to Airports Council International North America (ACI). The airport serves as a significant transportation resource, catalyst and hub in the State of Florida.

We offer a comprehensive benefit package for full & part-time positions to include first day eligibility for health insurance, life insurance, paid vacation/sick/holiday, and growth opportunities (see details below).


Responsible for the Greater Orlando Aviation Authority’s (GOAA) federal and state grants programs and serve as GOAA’s primary contact with the local FAA Airports District Office and Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT). Responsible for all construction-related professional service agreements, addenda and contracts and non-construction professional service agreements. Work closely with consultants, contractors, external agencies, and GOAA staff.


  • Bachelor degree in Public Administration, Engineering, Construction Management or closely related field and five (5) years’ experience of contract and grant administration preferably with an airport authority, FAA, or FDOT; experience in a consulting firm, law firm, or a government agency ensuring compliance and enforcement activities will be considered, or an equivalent combination of related education, training, and experience.
  • Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office Products and Visio, and advanced experience with Adobe Acrobat Pro required.
  • Strong contract writing skills.
  • Organizational skills to manage multiple and diverse activities and projects.
  • Able to interpret detailed information and provide analysis to senior management.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills, as well as interpersonal skills.
  • Able to develop and implement policies and procedures.
  • Demonstrate attention to detail.
  • Knowledge of related construction, design, legal and scientific terms is preferred.


The Greater Orlando Aviation Authority offers a comprehensive benefits package.

  • Paid Vacation, Holidays, Sick and Personal Leave Days
  • Retirement Plan with Company Match
  • Health, Dental and Vision Insurance
  • Wellness Programs
  • Short Term Disability Plan, Long Term Disability Plan and Life Insurance
  • Education Reimbursement (Full-time Employees Only)
  • Hybrid Work Schedule (for applicable positions)
  • Shift Differential (for applicable positions) 2nd Shift – $0.85 per hour & 3rd Shift – $1.00 per hour

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