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Airport Contract Manager - LGA

Date:  May 27, 2023
Location: 

Laguardia, New York, US

Company:  Worldwide Flight Services, Inc.
Compensation:  $90,000 - annually

About WFS

Join our Worldwide Flight Services family and contribute to the timely delivery of cargo shipment, luggage, business to customer delivery, and on-time flights while operating safely and securely.  We perform at the highest level for our customers every day, and strive to be an exceptional leader in our industry with our teams of cargo, passenger, ramp handling, and technical service experts in 164 airport locations, 18 countries, and on 5 continents.  Are you ready to take off on your next career with us?

Job Summary

Responsible for drafting, negotiating and reviewing all ground handling contracts and agreements for the company between WFS entities and our airline & non-airline customers. Maintains database and contract management system platform.

Responsibilities

  • Works closely with Sales on contract drafts that are submitted with proposals and responses to RFPs
  • Drafts contract agreements, maintaining compliance to agreement templates and WFS Group Legal requirements for contracts
  • Interfaces with Carrier representatives and negotiates contract terms, leading to signature by both parties
  • Works with General Counsel and Group Legal on contract terms that deviate from WFS contract templates
  • Issues rate change notifications to customers due to CPI, LWO and other regulatory changes that affect pricing and costs for WFS

Minimum Requirements

  • Minimum of 5-8 years in the industry, with minimum of 5 years working with handling contracts and agreements
  • Business awareness of the services that WFS provides
  • Excellent command of the MS Office 365 Suite of applications
  • Excellent communications skills

Preferred Skills

  • Good time management; able to meet deadlines
  • Accuracy in work performed
  • Able to work independently with minimal supervision
  • Seeks to learn other administrative duties of the company:  facility leases/ airport permits/ other government & regulatory matters

Physical Requirements/Working Conditions

  • Remain in a stationary position 50% of the time.
  • Occasionally move about inside the office to access file cabinets, office machinery, etc.
  • Constantly operates a computer and other office productivity machinery such as a calculator, copy machine and computer printer.
  • Walk short distances.
  • Reach above and/or below shoulder.
  • Handle/grasp documents or office equipment.
  • Sit and/or stand for short or extended periods of time.
  • Lift/carry/move objects, files and documents up to 10 pounds.
  • Work in an office environment using standard office equipment.
  • Talk, listen, and speak clearly on telephone.
  • Maintain regular and punctual attendance consistent with the ADA, FMLA, and other federal, state, and local standards.

Perks & Benefits

  • Want your pay in advance?  Access up to 50% of earned wages before payday and get paid up to two days early through Branch app.
  • Are you a top performer who thrives on recognition?  On the spot recognition offered through Awardco!
  • Need health insurance?  Health Benefits with multiple options for fulltime employees!
  • Looking to stay healthy and improve your life?  Wellness Programs offered to all employees
  • Want to invest in your future?  401k program offered
  • Looking to grow and have a career with us?  Opportunity for Internal Mobility and transfers available!

 

WFS is an equal opportunity employer committed to employment equity and inclusion. We accept applications from all qualified individuals.