Accountable to the Board of Directors, and the Audit Committee, plans, organizes, directs and oversees the Authority’s audit functions.
Develops and recommends Audit strategies required to achieve organizational vision and goals, including directing the identification of risks requiring audit review and ensuring completion of work papers and audit reports.
Aligns and evaluates the work of Audit department and associated staff to ensure that operations and services comply with the policies and strategic direction set by the President/CEO, Board of Directors and all applicable laws and regulations.
Provides leadership and coaching necessary to attract, develop and retain a highly competent, diverse, customer oriented staff.
Directs the preparation and administration of Audit requirements in accordance with Authority policies.
Analyzes relevant legislation and regulations and participates in industry and inter-governmental activities to influence legislative and regulatory change consistent with the Authority’s interests and needs.
Leadership. Blends people into teams and creates a strong morale; fosters open dialogue and defines success in terms of the whole team.
Dealing with ambiguity. Manages risk and uncertainty effectively; able to act and make decisions without the total picture.
Executes Strategy. Creates a compelling strategic vision that inspires and motivates others to high performance.
Integrity. Exercise diplomacy and discretion in dealing with highly sensitive, complex, and confidential issues and situations.
Stakeholder Management. Supports collaboration and relationship building by displaying integrity and cultivating networks within the industry and community.
Required Education, Training and Experience:
Graduation from a four-year college or university with a degree
Eight years of progressively responsible audit experience in public accounting or internal auditing,
Four years of experience in a management capacity.
Additional Salary Information: Salary per contract
The San Diego County Regional Airport Authority is an independent agency that was created to manage the day-to-day operations of San Diego International Airport and address the region’s long-term air transportation needs. The airport is the busiest single runway commercial service airport in the United States, serving over 20 million passengers per year. The Airport Authority also serves as San Di...ego County's Airport Land Use Commission, responsible for protecting public health and safety surrounding airports. It accomplishes this by ensuring the orderly development of airports and the adoption of land use measures that minimize the public's exposure to excessive noise and safety hazards around airports.With a mission to provide air transportation services to the region with safe, effective facilities that exceed customer expectations, the Airport Authority is committed to operating San Diego's air transportation gateway in a manner that promotes the region's prosperity and protects its quality of life.