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Analyst/Senior Analyst, Revenue Accounting

American Airlines
Phoenix, AZ 85003

Location: Rio West E Bldg (PHX-RWE1) 
Additional Locations: None
Requisition ID: 27962 


Join us for a career with endless possibilities.

Looking for a job where a passion for innovation, a culture of teamwork, and opportunities for growth are valued and rewarded? You’ve come to the right place.


You don’t have to be an airline aficionado to join American Airlines. It takes more than cool planes to keep us ahead of the curve, and thanks to our team of behind the scenes professionals, we do just that. As the largest airline in the world, American Airlines is in the business of serving the global travel needs of our customers. At the core of the Company is our commitment to each customer and each employee. We are dedicated to developing and delivering what our customers value and are willing to pay for. Customer-centric planning, innovative marketing, and an exceptional customer experience are supported by a cadre of talented people.


What does it take to join us? We’re glad you asked! We expect exceptional skills in your discipline and a dedication to being the best as we relentlessly pursue our goal of being not just the largest airline in the world, but also the best airline in the world.


Fortunately, we’re building on almost a century of innovation and firsts in our industry – and we plan to continue that tradition of excellence.

About The Job

As a Revenue Recognition and Passenger Statistics Analyst in Revenue Accounting, you’ll be responsible for proactively identifying ways to reduce manual processes, improve best practices, and support the day-to-day operation of the team through analyzing Revenue Accounting data. In addition, you will be expected to support the team’s IT projects as a Subject Matter Expert and participate in any Agile Project Management meetings and ceremonies. You are expected to proactively identify issues, propose solutions, and coordinate/contribute to the implementation of proposed solutions with little supervision. You’ll also be expected to work with Protiviti and KPMG teams to ensure SOX compliance of various team controls.


Required Qualifications

  • ​​Bachelor’s degree in an analytical field or 5 years experience in a demonstrated analytical role
  • 2 years of significant and demonstrated analytical ability; must be able to independently identify a problem area, sift through multiple data sources and develop a sound analysis framework and present resulting recommendations to senior management
  • Experience with SAS/SQL and Microsoft Excel
  • Self-starter with strong quantitative and planning skills
  • Ability to independently identify issues, conduct research, analyze data, and propose solutions
  • Creative thought process and visionary attitude
  • Ability to work independently and manage multiple dependencies
  • Ability to effectively communicate verbally and written with all levels of the organization
  • Outstanding interpersonal skills - for building relationships and working successfully with business partners, technical teams, and all levels of management
  • Must have the ability to understand and explain complex systems and be effective working as a liaison between technical and non-technical groups
  • The successful applicant will have an aptitude for problem identification and resolution including securing inter-departmental and intra-departmental cooperation


Preferred Qualifications

  • Understanding of Agile project management processes and ceremonies
  • Experience with business intelligence tools is strongly preferred
  • Thorough understanding of financial and accounting data

Additional Locations: None
Requisition ID: 27962 


Posted: 2019-03-15 Expires: 2019-04-14

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American Airlines
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