American Airlines Analyst Finance in Ft Worth, Texas

Analyst Finance

Date: Oct 6, 2016

Location: Ft Worth, TX, US

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Job Description

•Perform due diligence on capital & headcount requests for the Regional division •Play a key role in the development of a strategic plan and capital budget •Perform ad hoc analyses and shape decisions that enhance wholly owned carrier performance •Take ownership of financial result and capital forecast process, coordinating with Financial Planning and other internal organizations •Coordinate near and long-term planning activities to ensure consistency and compliance •Evaluate competitive strategies and industry trends to reduce expenses •Present results to Vice President and above decisions makers on a regular basis

Job Qualifications

  • Undergraduate degree in Finance/Economics/Accounting or relevant field or equivalent experience

  • Financial analytical skills with an understanding of discounted cash flow analysis, financial modeling, forecasting techniques and variance analysis

  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills required, including the ability to logically structure an appropriate analytical framework

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills

  • Ability to work in a team environment

  • Ability to accept ownership, responsibility and accountability of functional obligations

  • Must exhibit patience and diplomacy

  • Must be able to read, write, fluently speak and understand the English language

  • Airline of travel industry experience preferred

  • Proficient with Microsoft Excel

  • Knowledge/experience in SAP & Essbase strongly preferred

  • Knowledge of the AAG Resource Approval Policy preferred

  • Some travel required

Additional Locations: None

Nearest Major Market: Fort Worth

Nearest Secondary Market: Dallas

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