Oversee and administer all aspects of the activities of finance, purchasing, administration and human resources of the airport.
Manage grants compliance adhering to applicable governmental regulations.
Develop airline rate setting methodology and implement/monitor overall airline rates and charges financial model.
Prepares, plans, coordinates and communicates directly with independent audit firm for the Airport Authority annual audit.
Plans and assists the management of fiscal programs including budget preparation, federal, state and local funding programs, PFC and CFC programs, financial reporting and investments.
Recommends and coordinates the sale and issuance of bonds and other debt financing.
Directly monitors the financial elements of leases, contracts, permits and agreements.
Prepares and presents reports to Airport Authority Management and Board of Commissioners.
Works with airlines, airport tenants, FAA, state, county and city officials concerning Airport Authority administration, financial operations and related matters.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in accounting, finance, management, business administration or related field, with at least five (5) years of related experience. Certified Public Accountant preferred.
Extensive knowledge of business and public administration principles.
Extensive knowledge of finance and administration principles.
Ability to comply with grant rules and regulations.
Knowledge of principles and practices of airport accounting and property management.
Knowledge of federal and state laws and regulations applying to airport management and operations.
Ability to prepare and present written and oral reports to large groups of people.
Ability to deal effectively with public and community representatives.
Ability to analyze situations quickly and objectively, and to determine and implement a proper course of action.
Ability to analyze data and communicate effectively.
Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with business executives, governmental officials, airport employees, tenants and the general public.
Gulfport–Biloxi International Airport is a joint use airport centrally located on the Mississippi Gulf Coast in Gulfport, Mississippi between Mobile, Alabama and New Orleans, Louisiana. The airport is approximately two miles from Interstate 10, and two miles from the Port of Gulfport and the Gulf of Mexico.
Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport’s 1,600 acres of property features a 160,000 sq ft... airport terminal served by five major commercial airlines, two runways (9,000 ft and 4,900 ft), a state-of-the-art FBO, cargo and USO facilities, two hotels, an office park and more.