Deputy Director of Marketing and Communications - SJC
City of San Jose Aviation Department
May 31, 2018
San Jose, California
$116,893 to $182,084
Full Time - Experienced
Marketing, Public /Community Relations
4 Year Degree
The City of San José’s Aviation Department is seeking a Deputy Director of Marketing and Communications for the Norman Y. Mineta San José International Airport (SJC). The Deputy Director will be responsible for promoting SJC’s brand and reputation throughout the Silicon Valley, nationally, and internationally with a focus on increasing airline passenger growth and non-airline revenue generation. The position is also responsible for the oversight and planning of the Airport’s external communications and advises the Aviation Director in making strategic decisions regarding the public advancement of the Airport.
The successful candidate must have any combination equivalent to successful completion of advanced course work from an accredited college or university in Marketing, Public Relations, Aviation Management, Business Administration, or other related fields and six years of progressively responsible professional level experience in marketing, including at least two (2) years at a senior executive level, preferably in an airport environment.
Filing Deadline: 6/29/18
Any combination of training and experience equivalent to:
Education: Any combination equivalent to successful completion of advanced course work from an accredited college or university in Marketing, Public Relations, Aviation Management, Business Administration, or other related fields is required. A Master’s Degree in Business Administration or Aviation Management is desired but not required.
Experience: Six (6) years of progressively responsible professional level experience in marketing, including at least two (2) years at a senior executive level, preferably in an airport environment.
Certification or License: Possession of a valid driver's license.
Accreditation: Accredited Airport Executive from the American Association of Airport Executives is a plus.
Employment Eligibility: Federal law requires all employees to provide verification of their eligibility to work in this country. Please be informed that the City of San José will not prepare or file a labor condition application with the Dept. of Labor.
Additional Salary Information: The current salary range for Deputy Director of Marketing and Communications is from $116,893 to $182,084 and the actual salary will depend on the qualifications and experience of the individual selected. The City provides an excellent array of benefits.
About City of San Jose Aviation Department
SJC is the nation’s 45th busiest facility in
terms of passengers, with over 13 million
people using its services annually. SJC is
served by 16 domestic and international
airlines, two cargo airlines, and has two main
terminals comprising approximately 940,000
square feet and 30 commercial gates. The
Aviation Department has 211 full-time employees,
plus receives support from other City Departments
(Police, Fire, Public Works and Information Technology).
The Airport’s annual operating budget for Fiscal Year
2018-19 is approximately $190 million. SJC’s annual
capital program budget for Fiscal Year 2018-19 is $62
million with a 5-year (2018-22) Capital Improvement
Program budgeted at $326 million. In addition, SJC
estimates serving approximately 6,700,000
enplanements and handling approximately 166,000
aircraft operations in Fiscal Year 2018-19.