The Financial Analyst will support Silver’s Financial Planning and Analysis group with the objective of improving our short and long term forecasting accuracy, financial performance, and accountability to financial and operating objectives. Perform as a shared resource with Accounting to research variances, formulate accrual methodologies, and analyze vendor spending. Ensure the accuracy and integrity of the deliverables of the Finance and Accounting groups.
*Reporting Expert: Develops and maintains the accuracy and integrity of the FP&A monthly reporting packages. Responsible for delivering scheduled management reports, which include close reporting and the metrics book.
*Key Accounting resource: Facilitates monthly close, accrual reconciliation, vendor research, and capital spending classification.
*Performs ad hoc analysis: Supports objectives of FP&A, mines data, identifies trends and provides insights, and delivers accurate and complete reports.
*Process improvement and report automation: Continually looks for efficiencies in processes and reporting and works with business application owners to automate and enhance reports.
*Facilitate P&L transparency: Research and advise on proper categorization and segmentation of spending recorded to the general ledger. Collaborate with Accounting to increase visibility on key line items.
*Undergraduate degree in Finance/Economics/Accounting
*1-3 years of relevant experience
*Strong understanding of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles
*Superior analytical skills with an understanding of budgeting, forecasting techniques and variance analysis
*Adaptability and flexibility in the use of analytical approaches pertaining to financial issues
*Excellent teamwork skills, with proven ability to work effectively in a variety of situations
*Proficient with Microsoft Excel and MS Access knowledge preferred
*Excellent written and oral communication skills
*Ability to accept ownership, responsibility and accountability of functional obligations
*Ability to communicate effectively with all levels of management
*Must be able to read, write, fluently speak and understand the English language
*Work-related experience in the airline industry preferred
Silver Airways offers excellent benefits including travel benefits and is an equal opportunity employer
Note: The statements herein are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed, but are not to be seen as a complete list of responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. Also, they do not establish a contract for employment and are subject to change at the discretion of the employer