Hyatt Senior Financial Analyst - Americas in CHICAGO, Illinois

Description:

The Senior Financial Analyst – Americas will provide financial reporting and analytical support within the Americas. The Senior Financial Analyst is responsible for the maintenance and design of reports, analysis of business trends, as well as preparation of presentations and other communications to members of the business unit and members of the organization. This position also supports the interpretation and application of hotel management agreements, audits, and o

  • Development and maintenance of financial reports utilized by the Americas
  • Preparation of monthly/quarterly business reviews for the Americas
  • Conduct financial analysis and research to assist in responding to inquiries from within the organization
  • Assist hotels and Americas Financeteam with hotel-related questions pertaining to hotel management agreements, audits, and owner disputes
  • Assist members of the Americas Finance team with the review of hotel actual results, forecasts, and budgets
  • Support Americas Finance team with necessary information for hotel reviews/site visits and ownership queries
  • Participate in hotel property visits within the Americas region, including preparation of any pre-visit analysis and post-visit performance tracking of goals established during the visit
  • Forecasting and budgeting for franchised hotels and certain managed hotels
  • Analysis of forecasting accuracy
  • Preparation of owner’s presentations as well as internal communications to members of the Americas regional team and other groups within the organization
  • Demonstrate a commitment to Hyatt core values.

The position responsibilities outlined above are in no way to be construed as all encompassing. Other duties, responsibilities, and qualifications may be required and/or assigned as necessary.

Qualifications:

Experience

  • 3-5 years or more of progressive Hotel Operational or Finance experience (preferably with Hyatt), preferred to have previously held multiple positions within the hotel finance function

Education

  • BA/BS in Business, Accounting, Finance or Hospitality required

Computer Skills

  • Strong financial systems experience and Excel proficiency are critical
  • Strong PC skills with working knowledge of Word and PowerPoint are required
  • Experience with Hyperion is preferred

Additional Requirements

  • Candidate should also possess strong analytical and communication skills
  • Individual must be able to handle multiple projects simultaneously, work independently and demonstrate the ability to interact with various levels within the organization
  • Ability and willingness to operate in a fast-paced, complex corporate environment
  • Ability and willingness to travel on a national basis (approximately 5-10%)

Primary Location: US-IL-Chicago
Organization: Hyatt Corporate
Pay Basis: Yearly
Job Level: Full-time
Job: Accounting/Finance/Tax
Req ID: CHI008367

Hyatt is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, national origin, ancestry, age, religion, disability, veteran status, genetic information, citizenship status or any other group protected by law.