Manager, Small Businness

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Small Business Programs

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).


Assist the Director in the oversight of compliance with the Aviation Authority’s Small Business Programs policies and procedures and in the planning and implementation of program goals. Responsible for compliance reviews and confirming that contractors meet project participation goals. Monitor payment compliance. Responsibility for regulatory compliance reporting. Perform analyses and studies to determine compliance of complex construction and professional services prime and sub-consultants with Authority requirements, program goals, policies, directives, etc.  Develop strategic initiatives and processes with Engineering, Construction, Concessions and Purchasing to ensure appropriate participation, communication and implementation of the Small Business Program in these departments.


Bachelor degree related to aviation, business development, construction/engineering management or public administration, and six (6) years of related work experience with a consulting firm, a construction company, a public agency, and/or an airport authority managing MWBE, LBD, SBE and SDVOBE, or an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience. Construction/engineering education or experience required. Leadership and/or supervisory experience required.
Excellent interpersonal and negotiation skills
Proficient in the use of computers
Must possess a strong layperson’s knowledge of engineering and construction means and methods, and management principles
Strong working knowledge of Federal, State and Local policies related to MWBE, LDB, SBE and SDVOBE and small business programs
Demonstrate a high level of professionalism, leadership, and management ability
Valid Florida driver’s license
Certification in a construction or engineering area desirable

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