Director, Research & Air Service Development – TPA

Website The Hillsborough County Aviation Authority

The Hillsborough County Aviation Authority is seeking a Director of Research & Air Service Development for the Tampa International Airport (TPA). This position is responsible for directing the execution of strategic and tactical plans to support and increase flights to existing domestic and international markets and attracting prospective new airlines and destinations. The incumbent will provide key leadership for the Airport by developing and exploring real-time business analytics and consumer data to inform short and long-range strategies and strategic initiatives that support all areas of the Airport business.

Position Qualifications

Position requires a combination of education and experience reflecting possession of the required knowledge, skills and abilities, to include graduation from an accredited college or university with a Bachelor’s Degree in business, marketing, market research, or other related field; plus eight years of demonstrated experience in work directly associated with airline route economics, including route planning experience at an airline, as an airline or airport consultant, or similar experience in the Aviation industry.

Salary & Benefits

The salary range for this position is $103,700 – $215,600 and there is an extraordinary range of benefits. Anticipated starting salary is commensurate with experience. For instructions on how to apply, please click here to see the recruitment brochure, or visit the searches tab at

Posting closes June 6, 2021.

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