Financial Analyst, Procurement Finance

Location: AA Headquarters 1 (DFW-HDQ1) 
Additional Locations: Dallas/Ft Worth, TX
Requisition ID: 17229 

Job Description

The corporate purchasing group manages approximately $2.7B in annual spend. The financial analyst works closely with members of the purchasing group to provide analytical support and financial insight when required. The analyst will have direct responsibility over the annual spend forecasting exercise. Additionally, the analyst will be the primary point of contact for insight into supplier financial health, economic conditions of markets we do business in, and potential impact of current events.

 Develop complex Excel/Database models supporting the financial analysis of RFPs and supplier negotiations
 Performs analysis, such as evaluating and forecasting cost components of contract proposals, reviewing/recommending pricing structures, identifying and quantifying financial exposure, and quantifying the impact of foreign currency / taxes/ inventory ownership
 Evaluate Financial Statements and associated financial health of suppliers
 Prepares presentations, communicating analysis to a broad range of management levels
 Coordinates Procurement’s annual inflation goals process as well as end of year actual inflation reporting
 Creates reports in support of American’s Supplier Diversity requirements

 MBA with experience in finance or accounting functions or equivalent experience
 Aptitude for problem solving and strong quantitative and analytical skills
 Ability to logically structure analysis of complex issues and develop creative solutions to business and operational challenges
 Ability to manage multiple projects and changing priorities
 Strong interpersonal and communication skills with the ability to explain financial concepts to non-finance individuals
 Experience with Tableau preferred
 Advanced Excel skills required, experience with macros is preferred

Additional Locations: Dallas/Ft Worth, TX
Requisition ID: 17229 

American Airlines
Full time
Ft Worth, Texas 76101, US