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Accountant, AA Credit Union Accounting

American Airlines
Fort Worth, TX 76102
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Location: AAFCU Headquarters (DFW-AACU) 
Additional Locations: None
Requisition ID: 42526 


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 Credit Union Team within the American Airlines Credit Union.
  • ​Responsible for preparation, analysis and auditing of financial records for American Airlines Credit Union.

What you'll do

  • Gathers month-end accrual requests from various departments and posts accrual entries in the general ledger after ensuring the reasonableness of the accrual amounts and reviewing supporting documentation for material accrual amounts
  • Completes general ledger account reconciliations for accounts with daily transactions and/or complex, material transactions
  • Prepares budget to actual variance explanations for various income/expense categories and explains causes for the variances and spot trends as appropriate and necessary
  • Analyzes income and expense variances
  • Prepares documents and files requested by internal/external auditors and NCUA examiners
  • Creates and maintains policies and procedures for the processes/functions
  • Reviews financial records of the Credit Union to identify anomalies and trends
  • Develops necessary processes to support new or modified product offerings
  • Participates in analysis, scope, solution design and implementation activities for projects, process improvements and other initiatives
  • Identifies and suggest ways to implement opportunities for efficiency and productivity gains
  • Performs other duties and ad-hoc assignments as needed
  • Ensures the security and confidentiality of all account and related information which is part of their work and for ensuring that his/her work is in compliance with all applicable laws and regulations including, but not limited to, the Bank Secrecy Act

All you'll need for success

Minimum Qualifications- Education & Prior Job Experience

  • High school diploma or GED
  • Experience in accounting concepts and standards

Preferred Qualifications- Education & Prior Job Experience

  • Undergraduate degree in Accounting or related financial field
  • Post-graduate degree and/or professional certification
  • Three or more years of directly relevant accounting work experience
  • Advanced skills in Microsoft Excel, Word, Access and PowerPoint

Skills, Licenses & Certifications

  • Skilled in Microsoft Office software (e.g., Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint) gained through either work experience with the software or education and hands-on use of the software
  • Ability to research, analyze and report data with little guidance
  • Ability to work well independently as well as in a team environment under tight deadlines and high-volume pressure with minimal supervision
  • Ability to self-motivate with strong organization skills, capacity for attention to detail and high level of accuracy
  • Ability to effectively prioritize work and meet deadlines
  • Ability to perform in a fast paced environment, handle multiple tasks and function as an integral part of a team
  • Ability to pass applicable American Airlines pre-hire compliance checks
  • Must have an acceptable credit history, which will be verified

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: 42526 


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Posted: 2021-05-28 Expires: 2021-06-27
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