The Metropolitan Knoxville Airport Authority is seeking a Vice President of Finance & Administration who will be responsible for management, administration, planning and directing the overall assigned administrative, financial, accounting, and properties (airline) management functions. The position is the chief financial officer of the Metropolitan Knoxville Airport Authority (MKAA) and will manage and supervise staff in achievement of department objectives. The incumbent will also participate and contribute to the executive management team and coordinate work objectives with other departments. MKAA owns and operates McGhee Tyson Airport (TYS) and Downtown Island Airport (DKX) located in Knoxville, Tennessee.
The successful candidate will have a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Finance or a related field. A Masters in Business Administration, Certified Public Accountant (CPA), Certified Financial Manager (CGFM) and aviation industry certification are preferred qualifications.
Posting Deadline: February 2, 2018.
Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Finance or a related field.
Masters in Business Administration, Certified Public Accountant (CPA), Certified Financial Manager (CGFM) and aviation industry certification are preferred qualifications.
Thorough working knowledge of regulations, laws, and requirements that correlate to administering the financial functions of a commercial service airport.
A personal, criminal, and employment background check is required for this position.
Eligible to work in the US.
Additional Salary Information: Salary Range for this position is currently $79,000 to $147,000 with a very comprehensive benefits package. Relocation expenses would be a term of negotiation with selected candidate.
The Metropolitan Knoxville Airport Authority, (MKAA), was established in 1978 as an independent nonprofit agency to own and operate McGhee Tyson Airport and Downtown Island Airport located in Knoxville, Tennessee. The Authority’s nine-member Board of Commissioners is appointed by the Mayor of Knoxville and confirmed by City Council.
Knoxville McGhee Tyson Airport (TYS) is the premier air carrie...r airport serving East Tennessee, Southeast Kentucky, and Western North Carolina. Downtown Island Airport (DKX) is Knoxville’s most successful general aviation airport.