Directs and is responsible for the financial management and oversight of the administrative functions such as financial planning, reporting, budgeting, investment management, debt management, and accounting practices of the Gary/Chicago International Airport.
*Oversee the financial reporting and record-keeping, disbursement processing (payroll, accounts payable, and contracts administration), purchasing, accounts receivable, annual audit administration, collections, and finance staff support. *Coordinate and schedule audits conducted by independent auditors and other governmental agency auditors. *Participate in the preparation and administration of the office budget; submit budget recommendations; monitor expenditures. *Design and implement procedures to establish an effective system of internal controls over accounting and financial reporting. *Plan, organize, and direct complex financial projects, such as the collection of Passenger Facility Charges (PFC), preparation of bond issuance documents and the recording of bind and other debt transactions. *Advise the Airport Management and Airport Authority concerning strategic financial matters. *Prepare monthly financial statements.
BS in accounting, business administration, or related field.
Knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principals (GAAP) and IN State Board of Accounts.
Six years experience in finance or financial operations, including two years in a supervisory capacity. Related professional certifications and/or advanced degree desirable.
Proficient in accounting and bookkeeping.
Proficient in QuickBooks.
Internal Number: 21000
About Avports @ Gary-Chicago Int. Airport
Located minutes from the shores of Lake Michigan and just 25 miles from downtown Chicago, GYY is a full-service airport, capable of serving general aviation, corporate, commercial and cargo users. GYY is a premiere destination for corporate and weekend flyers in the Chicago metropolitan region and Northwest Indiana.
We seek individuals who are passionate about aviation and airport management–both civilian and military. Our employees demonstrate excellence, and seek to uphold AvPORTS’ reputation as best-in-class in airport management.
Our employees and our airport stakeholders have a shared vision in the following, in both the civilian and military aviation space:
Environmental regulations compliance
Ground handling flow
Airport safety and security
Airport economic well-being