Reporting directly to the CEO, and working closely with our Executive team, the main tasks and responsibilities of this position will be: •To develop and implement several project management workflows in a flexible, transparent and efficient way; •To assist in the acquisition and development of new public-private partnership and O&M contracts; •To work on existing projects at our managed sites; •To manage our public/government relations teams and key project stakeholders, in close coordination with the company’s CEO and the Executive team; •To manage the development life cycle of new and existing projects; •To support the Executive team with daily workflow, including some administrative tasks, such as planning events, special projects and other action items; •To represent the organization internally and externally; •Other duties as assigned; •To maintain the highest level of integrity and lead by example in all areas.
For us at Avports, our people are our focus and our passion. With more than 96 years of experience and following our vision to be the best private airport management and operations company in the world, our team needs a Senior Manager of Project Development to help us bring the company to the next level of excellence.
Our ideal candidate has a track record of ethical leadership within the airport industry combined with a commercial and business development mindset and specific, tangible experience in areas such as:
Managing airport operations and development
Communicating with and managing expectations of public sector professionals and elected officials as well as the public in general;
Managing airport project’s development and implementation lifecycle
Managing and interacting with key project stakeholders, including sponsor representatives and other advisors;
Documenting, implementing and institutionalizing processes;
Management of multi-located and diverse project teams, clientele, operations and contractual arrangements;
Understanding of airport public private partnership (P3s) bids/tenders, contracts and/or projects;
Avports’ experience has been forged in the most developed and active aviation sector in the world. Our 90 years of U.S. aviation experience coupled with our current portfolio gives us an unassailable advantage in all aspects of airport management, operations, service delivery and a working familiarity with the FAA.
We are the original airport management services provider. We cut our teeth providing “soup-to-nuts” support for our first parent, Pan American World Airways, as it pioneered the very birth of commercial civil aviation.
We are by far the number one, “Made in America”, full service, airport management provider, offering clients efficient and affordable single point contracting and accountability for all/some combination of our comprehensive menu of services.
We have been managing and continuously creating stakeholder value at the 1st slot restricted middle market airport in America (Westchester County – HPN) since 1977. We have been a major partner in the unprecedented growth and development of Teterboro Airport (TEB), America’s busiest Corporate GA airport, and the New York Area’s oldest operating airport, ever since it was first turned over to private management in 1970.