DIRECTOR OF MARKETING AND AIR SERVICE DEVELOPMENT (M&ASD)
Columbia Metropolitan Airport
August 8, 2018
West Columbia, South Carolina
Full Time - Experienced
4 Year Degree
Columbia Metropolitan Airport currently recruiting for a motivated and enthusiastic Director of Marketing and Air Service Development. Under the direction of the Executive Director, the M&ASD director will be responsible for raising Columbia Metropolitan Airport’s profile locally and nationally. Responsible for the planning, implementation and administration of marketing programs for (1) development of passenger and cargo air service, (2) development of programs for promoting travel in the Columbia market, and (3) coordination of aviation related industrial development activities and providing logistics support for regional economic development. The M&ASD director is responsible for generating greater awareness of the airport’s impact, services and successes by establishing relationships with key leaders and organizations within the community and throughout the industry; and by developing and executing strategies and campaigns to market the airport to stakeholders, passengers and air service providers.
Solid background/experience in the communications field with excellent interpersonal and communication skills, both written and verbal; strong presentation skills; a working knowledge of social media: online and mobile is a must. The ability to multitask and cope with conflicting time requirements and situations according to multiple deadline demands along with a team player and strong work ethic is essential. Requires a Bachelor’s degree in business management, marketing, public relations or related field supplemented by eight to ten years professional practical experience; or any combination of education and experience that provides the required skills. Must possess and maintain a valid South Carolina Driver’s License.
If you meet the requirements and desire to become an integral part of our team, please visit our website at https://columbiaairport.com/employment-opportunities/ for a complete job description and airport application. Cover letter, resume and completed airport application required. For consideration, please submit completed documents via email to HR-Applications@flycae.com Attn: Chappelle Broome, Director of Human Resources and Diversity.
Airport is EEO/AA/M/F/Disabled/Veterans Employer
Additional Salary Information: Anticipated annual starting salary of $89,065.66. Excellent Benefit package includes medical/dental insurance, paid vacation, sick leave, personal days, SC Retirement System as well as an employer match of up to 6% of salary for 401K contributions.
About Columbia Metropolitan Airport
The Columbia Metropolitan Airport (CAE) in West Columbia, SC is much like a 2600-acre city with more than 50 agencies and businesses located on the airport property. Air passenger and cargo service is provided by scheduled airlines, jet freight carriers, two fixed base operators, and various charter flights. Air operations are conducted on an 8600' x 150' runway and an 8000' x 150' runway. The airport serves more than 1.2 million passengers and processes more than 60,000 tons of air cargo annually. CAE is governed by the Richland-Lexington Airport Commission and has around 70 employees. Excellent Benefit package includes medical/ dental insurance, vision, paid vacation, personal days, sick leave and retirement plan.