Executive Airport Director – MGM

The Montgomery Regional Airport Authority

The Montgomery Regional Airport Authority is seeking an Executive Airport Director. The position is a key component of the results-oriented partnership that the Airport Authority enjoys with elected officials, chambers of commerce, senior military leaders and members of the surrounding community. The Executive Airport Director will build upon existing success to strengthen operations, expand planning and development, and ensure excellence in service delivery for passengers, visitors and tenants.

The Executive Airport Director provides the leadership and direction for management, operations, facility maintenance and daily activities planning for the airport in compliance with requirements and policies established by the Airport Authority, city ordinances, state and federal regulations. The Director prepares, develops, maintains coordinates and implements policies and procedures for day-to-day operations of the airport including safety, security, emergency response and FAA Part 139 certification compliance requirements. The Director will work closely with the airlines, general aviation and air service development consultants to continually seek the best air service and to increase airport revenue.

Position Qualifications

The successful candidate will have a bachelor’s degree in business, public administration, aviation management or a related field and five years of increasing responsibility in Airport Management at a Part 139 certificated airport. A dynamic individual with public speaking skills and the ability to prepare and present public presentations is strongly desired. A master’s degree in aviation management or related field is a plus. AAAE Airport Certified Employee, Certified Member (C.M.) or Accredited Airport Executive (A.A.E.) is also desired. Knowledge and experience in airport marketing and air service development is preferred.

Salary & Benefits

The salary range for the Airport Executive Director is $130,000-$160,000 with an attractive benefits package including a City/County retirement plan and an automobile allowance or use of an airport vehicle. For instructions on how to apply, please click here to see the recruitment brochure, or visit the searches tab at www.adkexecutivesearch.com.

Filing Deadline: September 26, 2021


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