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Sr Project Lead, International Accounting FL

Company: American Airlines
Location: Miami
Posted on: May 31, 2024

Job Description:


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

The job is a member of the International Accounting Team within the Finance Division.
Leading efforts in departmental implementations as well as enterprise wide deployments.

What you'll do

As noted above, this list is intended to reflect the current job but there may be additional essential functions (and certainly non-essential job functions) that are not referenced. Management will modify the job or require other tasks be performed whenever it is deemed appropriate to do so, observing, of course, any legal obligations including any collective bargaining obligations.

Tracks, updates, and communicates project status in a proactive manner as it relates to project progress, resource utilization, change requests, issues, risks, and risk mitigation plans.
Interfaces with project stakeholders (internal and external) at all levels of management to ensure project priorities are aligned with business needs and expectations.
Develop and execute testing strategies for new product developments and system changes.
Ensures that appropriate project documentation and deliverables are clearly defined and delivered.
Creates and generates project tracking and analysis reports
Acts as a liaison between business units, product owners, and third party vendors.
Creates and delivers training to our team members as new processes, tools, and templates are released.
Supports local international accounting offices, as needed.

All you'll need for success

Minimum Qualifications- Education & Prior Job Experience

Bachelor's degree with a focus in accounting and or equivalent experience/training
At least 3 years of experience in the related field, including 2 years of relevant project management experience
Excellent qualitative and quantitative analytical skills
Must possess critical thinking skills as well as being a strategic thinker
Commitment to high standards, integrity and ethics
Proficient with PC and Microsoft Office software (e.g., Excel, Word, Access and PowerPoint)
Strong organizational skills with the ability to effectively manage multiple tasks
Ability to deal with confidential subject matters

Preferred Qualifications- Education & Prior Job Experience

Master's degree in Accounting or related field of study
CPA, ACCA, AAT, PMP or equivalent education/certification
Experience in leading projects driving automation
Experience with effectively communicating and collaborating with geographically dispersed resources.
Demonstrated knowledge of airline accounting practices
Demonstrated knowledge of SAP

Skills, Licenses & Certifications

Skills in leadership; team-focused with high energy and a positive attitude
Skills in analytics, estimating, and problem solving
Ability to think strategically and develop tactical methods to achieve objectives and goals
Ability to build and maintain effective relationships with team members, customers, and external groups, as well as working in a collaborative environment with geographically dispersed resources

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.

Keywords: American Airlines, Miami , Sr Project Lead, International Accounting FL, Accounting, Auditing , Miami, Florida

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