Friday , August 7 2020

Jetblue Airlines Careers – Required Operational Finance Manager

Website JetBlue

Job Description:

The Manager supports the operational leadership in business case development, long term financial management, and strategic initiatives.  The Manager is responsible for overseeing staff that supports cost center leaders with their quarterly and annual budget preparation and forecasting.  The Manager also assists with other ad hoc analysis as requested.  This position reports directly to the Director Financial Planning and Analysis.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Analyze productivity trends
  • Assist with contract review with focus on financial & commercial terms and risk mitigation
  • Create education/awareness and facilitate the utilization of our Corporate policies and procedures including: Business Case Approvals, Contract Review, Disclosure Controls, Procurement/Supply Chain, Related
  • Party Transactions, Signature Authorization, Travel and Expense Reimbursement
  • Identify and implement cost saving opportunities
  • Instill ownership and ensure accountability amongst operational leadership through education and awareness
  • Partner in creating and maintaining departmental3 year and longer-term strategic forecasts for both operating and capital expenses.
  • Partner in departmental RFP’s and business case development
  • Perform ad hoc analyses requested by senior management
  • Promote communication and collaboration between the operational department and other workgroups
  • Provide strategic guidance and sound business decision support to cost center leaders through the proper financial analysis, collaboration and good thinking
  • Take a significant role in the development of crewmembers to support the engagement, growth, goal achievement and development
  • Utilize financial systems to streamline and automate analysis and reporting

Job Requirements:

  • Ability to interact daily with people at different levels within the organization, including developing and maintaining ongoing relationships
  • Available for occasional overnight travel (15%)
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or Finance or equivalent discipline
  • Comfortable making presentations to senior leadership
  • Excellent communication and analytical skills
  • Five (5) years of budgeting and/or analytical experience
  • Legally eligible to work in the country in which the position is located
  • Pass a ten (10) year background checkand pre-employment drug test
  • Proficient with the Microsoft Office suite

Qualification & Experience:

  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA) or Masters of Business Administration (MBA)
  • Experience providing high-quality customer service in a matrix structure with a commitment to meeting or exceeding expectations

Job Details:

Company: JetBlue

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Functions: Finance

Job Location: Long Island City, Queens, NY, USA

Application Deadline: N/A

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