Executive Aircraft Sales

Location: Palm Springs, CA

Type: Full Time

Min. Experience: Experienced

You are a business aviation sales executive experienced in working with corporations, entrepreneurs and/or high net worth individuals to ensure their private travel options make sense.  You have both the empathy to understand the needs of the aircraft owner and the financial savviness to understand how to present the most cost-effective management scenarios.  You may have experience in the acquisition and sales of jet aircraft, or you’ve been responsible for the management of aircraft.  Either way, you are ready for a position where you can create your own success while contributing to the growth of a small company focused on culture, safety and the customer experience.

Desert Jet is seeking an Executive Aircraft Sales Director to expand its managed fleet of aircraft.  In this role, your primary responsibility will be to develop new aircraft management clients and assist our current charter customers with acquisitions as they move up to aircraft ownership.

Your role will involve developing relationships with potential clients, who are:

  • Aircraft owners looking for ways to drive down costs, while improving safety and reliability
  • Aircraft owners that want to put their aircraft to work earning revenue when it would otherwise be underutilized
  • High net worth/high profile individuals and the small and large corporations that use private aviation to accomplish more with less time through aircraft ownership

Who We Are

Desert Jet is a group of full-service aviation companies providing jet owners with a full complement of aviation services – including FBO services, jet maintenance, management, charter, acquisitions and sales. But at heart, we are a group of people who are creating great futures for our families by building a company based on our stated values while providing an exceptional service experience for our customers.  We believe that we can build a fun work environment that will enable us to create a memorable experience for our customers that will enable them to do great things with their companies and loved ones through the utilization of private aviation.

Desert Jet is a fast-growing company with lots of opportunity on the horizon.  We have ranked on the Inc. 500|5000 list of the nation’s fastest growing, privately held companies five consecutive years.  We are currently constructing a new 5 acre, 5 million dollar facility to accommodate our growth.

We have an active and effective Safety Management System that allows us to continually make thoughtful improvements in how we do things.  We hold a variety of industry recognitions, including IS-BAO Stage III and IS-BAH Stage I Registration, ARGUS Platinum and Wyvern Wingman status.

Why Work for Desert Jet?

If you are a bright individual with ambitious goals, and want to make an impact in both your job and community, then this is the place for you!  Desert Jet’s team members are encouraged to grow and learn with the company’s help and support. We have a close-knit team who each play an important role in the growth of the company and who each inspire us to continue to learn, grow and improve in our roles.

Compensation

We offer industry-leading compensation as well as a range of benefits and perks, including;

  • Company-paid medical, dental and vision insurance
  • 401k plan with a 100% company match up to 6% of the employee’s salary
  • Profit sharing
  • Two weeks of vacation and personal time annually after one year of service, increasing with seniority
  • Sick and family medical leave including maternity/paternity leave and paid time off for volunteerism
  • Commissions and bonuses

Numerous other perks and benefits, from free gym memberships to free lunches at work and use of company aircraft!

About the Palm Springs Area

The greater Palm Springs area offers something for everyone - beautiful weather, low cost of living and ample opportunities for fun and adventure.  A sample of nearby activities include:

  • Desert off-road bike riding, sand dunes - less than 30 minutes drive
  • Colorado River - boating, jet skiing - 90 minute drive
  • Joshua Tree - hiking, rock climbing, camping - 60 minute drive
  • Mountains and snow skiing - 90 minute drive
  • California beaches - 2-3 hour drive
  • Hiking, golfing, tennis, polo and a ton of other activities are right in our backyard!  Big music festivals occur here each year, such as Coachella Fest, Desert Trip and Stagecoach.

Interested in learning more? We encourage you to learn more about Desert Jet at our website www.desertjet.com,  You’ll be able to read about your future coworkers on our site, our core values and a bit about our history.  Apply today!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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