Toowoomba Wellcamp Airport is a world class aviation facility located at Toowoomba, west of Brisbane. Representing a spirit of audacity and excellence, Toowoomba Wellcamp Airport is creating an exciting, opportunity filled future, with new possibilities and connections for the people of Queensland.
With a fast growing domestic passenger business, and a burgeoning, award winning international air cargo business, Toowoomba Wellcamp Airport seeks an ambitious and talented Air Cargo Development Manager to take this growing business to the next level, and realise the organisational vision of becoming Australia's newest air cargo hub.
Reporting directly to the General Manager, the role will be a client facing role, liaising with exporters, importers, and freight forwarders to identify opportunities for and develop the business of airlines currently operating air cargo services at the airport, as well as to identify and fully develop business cases which will attract further airlines operating cargo services at Toowoomba Wellcamp Airport.
The recent decision of the Queensland Government to invest AUD 10 million in a Regional Trade Distribution Centre (RTDC) adds significant capability the air cargo capability of the airport.
This role will suit an experienced air cargo professional with a background in either freight forwarding (air cargo) or airline cargo sales and familiarity with the Australian regulatory context, and air cargo market. The role will include intra and interstate travel, across Queensland, the NT and Northern NSW, as well as occasional international travel. Well established client facing and sales skills with the ability to close business will be essential to success in the role.
As a senior commercial position in a fast growing, family owned infrastructure business, this role has excellent career prospects for a person of vision and action, who can drive real, tangible commercial outcomes quickly.
Suitable applicants will be subject to the Wellcamp Airport Recruitment Process including competency assessment, employment reference checks, and medical including drug and alcohol screen etc.
To be eligible to apply for this position you must have the right to work in Australia and be able/ willing to undergo a security check to obtain an ASIC Card.
Please note that shortlist candidates will be contacted in the new year.