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11/3/2016
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Financial Analyst
American Airlines | Dallas, Texas
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Additional Locations: None 

Requisition Id: 1661

Job Description

  • Analyze financial position of American Airlines by maintaining & enhancing current forecasting models. 
  • Responsibilities include oversight of the following: Financial Forecasting, Budgeting and Strategic Planning. 
  • Additional duties include monthly financial review of business lines preparing in-depth cause & effect analyses on a variety of complex financial issues, competitive industry analyses, analytical modeling and internal consulting
  • Establish corporate and Division financial goals and work with divisions to build budgets and forecasts meeting these targets
  • Analyze actuals, forecasts, and budgets and prepare analyses for upper management of Division and corporate performance against benchmarks
  • Manage one or more corporate wide projects such as cash flow modeling, long-term strategic plan models, or cost cutting initiatives
  • Write Board of Directors packages justifying large projects, explaining financial performance, or the financial forecast
  • Meet weekly with upper management to business needs and help divisions obtain resources
  • Work extensively as consultants for other groups in the company.

Job Qualifications

  • MBA with relevant experience in finance and/or accounting or equivalent experience/training
  • Experience with financial modeling and analysis
  • Airline/travel industry and/or financial analysis/accounting experience preferred
  • Adaptability and flexibility in the use of analytical approaches pertaining to financial issues
  • Ability to negotiate and communicate proficiently with all levels of management
  • Excellent teamwork skills with proven ability to work effectively in a variety of situations
  • Advanced aptitude in problem solving, including the ability to logically structure an appropriate analytical framework
  • Strong PC skills, especially with MS Excel and Access

Additional Locations: None 

Requisition Id: 1661

About American Airlines

American Airlines is the world's largest airline. American, American Eagle and the AmericanConnection(R) airlines serve 250 cities in over 40 countries with more than 4,000 daily flights. The combined network fleet numbers more than 1,000 aircraft. American's award-winning Web site, AA.com, provides users with easy access to check and book fares, plus personalized news, information and travel offers. American Airlines is a founding member of the oneworld(R) Alliance, which brings together some of the best and biggest names in the airline business, enabling them to offer their customers more services and benefits than any airline can provide on its own. Together, its members serve nearly 700 destinations in over 140 countries and territories. American Airlines, Inc. and American Eagle Airlines, Inc. are subsidiaries of AMR Corporation.

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