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Analyst/Senior Analyst, Financial Planning Systems

Analyst/Senior Analyst, Financial Planning Systems

Date:  Aug 5, 2022

Location: DFW Headquarters Building 8 (DFW-SV08)   
Additional Locations: None
Requisition ID: 62222 

Intro

Are you ready to explore a world of possibilities, both at work and during your time off? Join our American Airlines family, and you’ll travel the world, grow your expertise and become the best version of you. As you embark on a new journey, you’ll tackle challenges with flexibility and grace, learning new skills and advancing your career while having the time of your life. Feel free to enrich both your personal and work life and hop on board!

Why you'll love this job

  • ​This job is a member of the Financial Planning Systems and Business Intelligence team within the Finance Division.
  • ​Responsible for providing technical and analytical support along with data and subject matter expertise to other groups. This person will help with developing and maintaining financial models and data integration modules in Anaplan connected planning solution. The person will develop dynamic reports and dashboards within Anaplan. They will develop integrations between Anaplan and other BI tools like Tableau and Power BI.

What you'll do

• Design and develop Anaplan models as per requirements of the FP&A team
• Design and develop data hub model in Anaplan to support the data consumption and transformation needs of the spoke models in Anaplan
• Support and maintain the current long-range planning model along with the data hub in Anaplan
• Develop dynamic reports and dashboards in Anaplan
• Integrate BI tools like Tableau and Power BI with Anaplan to publish reports and dashboards using Anaplan model outputs
• Work extensively as a data consultant and subject matter expert for other groups, offering a thorough knowledge of data elements, business rules and analytical concepts
• Understand and map business processes and build technology-enabled solutions and automation to save time and enhance accuracy
• Synthesize complex technical information across large data sets and communicate clearly and persuasively with internal and external stakeholders
• Document procedures, data content, user guides and other materials as required

All you'll need for success

Minimum Qualifications- Education & Prior Job Experience

• Anaplan model builder 1 and 2 certified
• BS/BA or advanced degree with significant coursework in a quantitative discipline (engineering, finance, IT)
• Ability to perform both independently and as a team member, handle multiple assignments and respond efficiently to changing priorities
• Knowledge of Microsoft Office software (e.g., Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint)
• Prior work experience in finance, accounting, financial systems and or an IT/ analytical role
• Excellent interpersonal, oral, and written communication skills, including the ability to communicate both verbally and written proficiently with all levels of management

Preferred Qualifications- Education & Prior Job Experience

• Experience implementing financial systems projects
• Certification: Anaplan Solution Architect or Master Anaplanner
• SQL and scripting skills using batch and shell scripting
• Prior experience working as a financial analyst or supporting the financial systems domain
• Knowledge of relational databases like Teradata and Oracle
• Experience using BI and visualization tools (Tableau/Power BI/OAC/OBIEE) to explore and analyze data
• Knowledge of Enterprise Performance Management tools like Hyperion/Essbase/Planning and Apptio will be really an added advantage

Skills, Licenses & Certifications

  • ​Ability to adapt and be flexible in the use of analytical approaches pertaining to financial issues
  • ​Ability to problem-solve, module and analyze data
  • Detail-oriented with focus on accuracy and ability to prioritize tasks
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office to include Word, Excel, Outlook, etc.
  • Strong negotiation skills
  • Excellent teamwork skills with proven ability to work effectively in a variety of situations

What you'll get

Feel free to take advantage of all that American Airlines has to offer:

  • Travel Perks: Ready to explore the world? You, your family and your friends can reach 365 destinations on more than 6,800 daily flights across our global network.
  • Health Benefits: On day one, you’ll have access to your health, dental, prescription and vision benefits to help you stay well. And that’s just the start, we also offer virtual doctor visits, flexible spending accounts and more.
  • Wellness Programs: We want you to be the best version of yourself – that’s why our wellness programs provide you with all the right tools, resources and support you need.
  • 401(k) Program: Available upon hire and, depending on the workgroup, employer contributions to your 401(k) program are available after one year.
  • Additional Benefits: Other great benefits include our Employee Assistance Program, pet insurance and discounts on hotels, cars, cruises and more.

Feel Free to be yourself at American

From the team members we hire to the customers we serve; inclusion and diversity are the foundation of the dynamic workforce at American Airlines. Our 20+ Employee Business Resource Groups are focused on connecting our team members to our customers, suppliers, communities and shareholders, helping team members reach their full potential and creating an inclusive work environment to meet and exceed the needs of our diverse world.

Are you ready to feel a tremendous sense of pride and satisfaction as you do your part to keep the largest airline in the world running smoothly as we care for people on life’s journey? Feel free to be yourself at American.

Additional Locations: None
Requisition ID: 62222 


Nearest Major Market: Dallas
Nearest Secondary Market: Fort Worth

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