Director/Vice President Asset Management

Denver, Colorado
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Technical/Asset Management
Aircraft Leasing
Denver, Colorado

The Role

Reporting to the Principal CEO, the Director/VP of Asset Management will oversee the management and optimization of our client’s leasing portfolio. The individual will collaborate closely with various internal teams and external stakeholders to ensure the profitability and efficiency of our client’s aviation assets.

The ideal candidate will have a strong technical services background, along with portfolio management and commercial acumen. Skilled in contract negotiation and with substantial experience in asset management and expertise in older aircraft and engine models, they will support the Commercial Department in overseeing our client’s portfolio of assets during the lease term.

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Working effectively within the Asset Management Team to maintain the technical accuracy and integrity of all portfolio assets.
  • Monitoring and managing the technical provisions of aircraft and engine lease agreements.
  • Serving as a key technical support for aircraft remarketing and sales transactions.
  • Managing maintenance reserves and processing maintenance reserve claims.

The Person

The ideal candidate for the position should meet the following requirements:

  • Degree-educated, with a minimum of 10-15 years of demonstrable experience in the aviation industry (ideally with both technical and commercial backgrounds), and a minimum of 10 years in technical asset management.
  • Highly commercial and analytical, with broad knowledge of aircraft, maintenance, and regulatory requirements and applications, along with strong Excel skills.
  • Customer-driven, with a successful track record in leading negotiations and securing high-value agreements. The ability to understand and interpret legal and technical financial documentation is essential.
  • Ability to analyze technical data and convert it into a commercial understanding of an asset’s maintenance condition adjusted status and predicted future condition via fly forward methodology.
  • Extensive aviation experience and industry network.

The Company

Our client invests in commercial jet aircraft and the engines that power them on behalf of their capital partners. They are a full-service aviation asset management platform with a diverse portfolio of aircraft and engines leased to airlines globally. The company targets transactions in the secondary market, focusing on the last decade of the asset lifecycle and offering a collaborative approach with its clients by providing flexible lease terms tailored to their fleet requirements.

The Package

This position will be based in Denver, Colorado, however, there may be consideration given to working remotely. Our client is offering an attractive remuneration package commensurate with the successful candidate’s experience.

All applicants must have the legal right to work in the US.

Important Info

For further information on the role, please apply in confidence to Lori Fabian by clicking the button below.
Please include your full career and current salary details, and quote reference LF/0594/HW.

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