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Financial Analyst

SSP America Ashburn, VA
  • Expired: 10 days ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

Manage and complete the analysis for key commercial projects including product range reviews, menu optimizations, promotions, etc. Position will also be responsible for tracking commercial initiatives implementation, measuring impact of commercial projects, complete product testing and reviewing recommendations/results with senior leadership. The position reports to the Senior Manager of Commercial and will be located at the North America Corporate Office in Ashburn, VA.

Essential Functions

  • Create financial models for product range changes and make recommendations on how to improve the financials/impact in the business
  • Measure impact of changes to product ranges
  • Measure and track product testing
  • Track and measure implementation of commercial initiatives
  • Develop models to forecast impact on sales and profitability for menu changes and to be able to identify potential risks and where there are potential opportunities
  • Evaluate and model potential impact of marketing promotions and track/measure once launched
  • Complete anlaysis on product/catagory sales and profitability to determine opportunities to drive incremental profitability
  • Regular attendance as required by SSP America attendance policy
  • Performs any other duties as assigned by manager

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

  • Demonstrated ability to work both independently and among cross-functional teams with minimal supervision, juggle multiple tasks, and effectively prioritize assigned job duties to meet deadlines and objectives
  • Excellent organizational skills to effectively and timely complete assigned tasks and projects as assigned.Ability and flexibility to work in a fast-paced environment with constant change
  • Capable of critical thinking and problem solving
  • Strong presentation skills – ability to engage and connect with a wide variety of audiences
  • Excellent communication (verbal and written), ability to read and understand information and ideas presented in writing, organization, project management, time management, and follow-up skills
  • Ability to handle conflict, work under pressure/deal with high pressure scenarios, and resolve uncomfortable situations with clients, customers, and peers and do so while exercising sound judgement and decision making
  • Possess a strong business acumen with the desire to make positive impacts on the business
  • Ability to maintain a dynamic and positive attitude to support our culture and work environment and foster positive and effective working relationships with others in the organization, clients, vendors, etc.; Must be open to feedback and criticism and adjust performance/behavior accordingly

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree, or foreign equivalence, in Finance, Statistics, Economics or related discipline is preferred
  • 3+ years of hands-on financial or business analyst experience
  • Strong technical skills with competency in the Microsoft Office Suite and advanced Excel capabilities, to include macro/VBA skills and experience
  • Experience in building pricing and/or financial models
  • Experience providing analytical data and recommendations to internal operations and external or vendor partners
  • Previous Food & Beverage (F&B) operational experience a plus
  • Strong analytical skills with the ability to translate large amounts of data into business decisions and easy to use tools
  • Travel is less than 10%

EOE/D/V/F/M

SSP America

Why Work Here?

We are passionate about bringing cool, authentic restaurants to airports that reflect a taste of place.

SSP AT-A-GLANCE With over 50 years’ experience in the travel market, we have a presence in over 30 countries and have over 450 brands in our portfolio. We have the capability to deliver world-class food and beverage outlet programmes based on the highest levels of customer service, quality of food and environment. We are the food travel experts. So what does that mean? It means that we are experts in creating and running food outlets in locations where people are on the move. Whether it’s jetting off somewhere more exotic, getting on a train or stopping off at a motorway service area, we will make sure the food and drink on offer is the ideal selection to meet the needs of the many different types of traveler.

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20408 Bashan Drive, Suite 300, Ashburn, VA 20147
Ashburn, VA
USA

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