Manager, Honors Finance

Hilton Corporate - McLean, VA4.0

Work Locations
Hilton HHonors - McLean
7930 Jones Branch Drive
McLean 22102
Our Finance team serves as a critical business partner responsible for managing all global activities related to financial performance, accounting, tax, forecasting, risk management, and asset management.

What will I be doing?

In the Manager of Honors Finance position, you will play a crucial role in both managing the overall Profit and Loss (P&L), including modeling the program’s outstanding point liability, as well as spearheading various analyses and initiatives to continue to improve upon the overall financial health of the program. You should also be comfortable with all aspects of analysis from data mining to data crunching to synthesizing findings into presentations for an executive level audience.

In this role, you will provide analytical support for operational and project initiatives that enable the achievement of the Company's revenue and EBITDA (Earnings Before Interest, Taxes, Depreciation and Amortization) plans, while maintaining and strengthening the Company's competitive advantage. You will also be expected to develop business relationships, identify profitable opportunities, anticipate challenges, and devise and execute strategies to deliver against current and future global priorities.

More specifically, you will:
Master our internal, SQL-based databases to effectively pull and analyze data from millions upon millions of records to identify important trends.
Inform forecasts, and contribute to some of the most important program decisions.

What are we looking for?

For the success in this role, you will be a creative self-starter that demonstrates the following attributes and skills:

A SQL, Excel, and PowerPoint skill set that will enable you to perform financial analyses from start to finish
Conducts complex quantitative analyses and translate them into actionable insights and directions for non-technical Team Members
Accountable individuals, who make great use of their time management skills to exceed in meeting deadlines, communicate results, and recommend improvements
Collaborative teammates, who thrive in an interdependent work-culture
Excellent written and verbal communication skills with a strong ability to translate technical concepts into non-technical terms and translate business problems into technical solutions
Strong attention to detail and a commitment to excellence
Thinks critically and analytically, as well as works independently
Leads change, resolves conflicts and ensures collaboration within teams and/or units while maintaining the highest standards of ethical conduct and integrity
Discretion and confidentiality regarding sensitive information
Takes initiative to identify, prioritize and implement all elements required for the team to fulfill responsibilities in keeping with core strategic goals
Strong analytical skills, including the ability to effectively address any issue in collaboration with others
Problem solvers, who are flexible and creative in finding solutions
Evaluates and finds opportunities from a strategic perspective, to develop, prioritize and implement plans to meet the organization’s core strategic goals
To fulfill this role successfully, you must possess the following minimum qualifications and experience:

BA/BS Bachelor's Degree
Four (4) years of professional experience
Experience with Microsoft Office, particularly Microsoft Excel and Powerpoint
Proficiency with SQL and complex databases
Proficient with supporting the development of senior executive-level briefings on complex financial trends and forecasts
It would be advantageous in this position for you to demonstrate the following capabilities and distinctions:

BA/BS Bachelor's Degree in Economics, Finance or Mathematics
Six (6) years of professional experience
Previous Hospitality industry experience
Experience with creating and delivering senior executive-level briefings
Experience with Hyperion's Essbase/Smartview, PeopleSoft’s nVision, Cognos and/or Business Objects
Advanced knowledge of analytic and business intelligence tools, such as Cognos, SPSS, Stata, SQL and SAS
What will it be like to work for Hilton?

Hilton is the leading global hospitality company, spanning the lodging sector from luxurious full-service hotels and resorts to extended-stay suites and mid-priced hotels. For nearly a century, Hilton has offered business and leisure travelers the finest in accommodations, service, amenities and value. Hilton is dedicated to continuing its tradition of providing exceptional guest experiences across its global brands . Our vision “to fill the earth with the light and warmth of hospitality” unites us as a team to create remarkable hospitality experiences around the world every day. And, our amazing Team Members are at the heart of it all!

: Full-time
Brand : Hilton Corporate
: Day Job
Job Level
: Manager
: Finance