Chief Financial Officer (CFO)

Website Steven Baldwin Associates for the Syracuse Hancock International Airport

Airport Management Consultants & Aviation Executive Recruitment

On Behalf of the Syracuse Hancock International Airport, Steven Baldwin Associates is conducting a confidential search for a Chief Financial Officer.

The Syracuse Hancock International Airport is Central New York’s gateway to the world. With nonstop service to 24 cities across the East Coast, Midwest, and West.This is an exciting time to be at SYR which has seen record-setting passenger growth in the past few years and award-winning accolades from the industry for the Airport and staff. Moreover, the Airport has recently undergone a top-to-bottom $65 million terminal renovation and has established a record-setting 24 non-stop destinations in 2019, with service provided by all three major carriers and bolstered by new partnerships with low-cost carriers. With projected continued growth, what a better time to be apart of a dynamic leadership team.

Position Summary
The CFO position is responsible for an array of important activities including: directing the Airport’s short- and long-term financial planning and analysis, developing and monitoring of operating and capital budgets, overseeing treasury and investments, acquiring funding sources including grants, overseeing accounting functions, establishing airline rates and charges, and maintaining the Airport’s relationships with lending and financial institutions, bondholders, and key internal and external stakeholders. Under the general direction of the Executive Director, the CFO carries out policies and procedures to reduce the Airport’s operating costs, monitors revenues and expenses, and positively promotes the Airport in the interest of the region it serves.

Salary & Compensation

The starting salary range for this position is $114,500 to $145,000 and is accompanied by a very attractive benefits package.  For a complete position description, qualifications, and details on how to apply, please refer to the solicitation announcement which can be found at:

Filing Deadline: December 13, 2019, 5:00pm EST

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