The Walt Disney Company Financial Analyst in Anaheim, California
“We create happiness.” That’s our motto at Walt Disney Parks and Resorts. And it permeates everything we do. At Disney, you’ll help inspire that magic by enabling our teams to push the limits of entertainment and create the never-before-seen!
Disney Parks are world-renown for offering unique and magical experiences for guests. At Disneyland Resort, the hotels are an integral part of those experiences. From the moment guests arrive at the hotels, Disney Cast Members strive to meet or exceed guest expectations and help make the stay a truly memorable one.
The Hotels Finance Team is a key partner to the hotels. The Team provides the hotel operators with short and long-term financial planning, day-to-day finance support, and assistance with developing new business initiatives. The Team monitors key financial metrics and advises the hotel operators in their decisions to drive their business.
We currently have an exciting opportunity for a Financial Analyst. This role will report to the Manager of Finance, Disneyland Lodging. The Financial Analyst will work directly with hotel operators and other finance teams. The role requires someone who will actively partner with operations leaders to help them manage their businesses. The individual must be highly motivated, curious, and always willing to take initiative. The person most likely to succeed in the role will be someone who enjoys learning, helping people, and championing the Disney brand.
Provide financial planning, reporting, and operations finance support for hotel operators
Liaise with Disneyland FP&A, other Parks & Resorts finance and non-finance areas and respond to information requests or obtain information
Assist with development of pro formas and business cases for hotels business
Develop ad hoc analyses for operators, finance, other areas
Assist with presentations
Basic Qualifications :
Demonstrated computer proficiency with Excel, Word, and PowerPoint
Demonstrated problem solving skills
Demonstrated strong communication skills
Demonstrated strong organizational and time management skills
Preferred Qualifications :
0-3 years of experience
Experience in a client-facing role
Proactiveness in managing deadlines and deliverables
Strong sense of accountability and ownership of his/her responsibilities
Excellent oral and written communication skills, ability to communicate persuasively and deliver effective messages to the targeted audience
Strong interpersonal skills and ability to build relationships
Flexibility, relentlessness, and eagerness to learn
General accounting close and reporting
Advanced Excel and PowerPoint skills
Required Education :
- Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in Accounting or Finance
Preferred Education :
- CPA and/or MBA
Company Overview :
The Walt Disney Company is a world-class entertainment and technological leader. Walt’s passion was to continuously envision new ways to move audiences around the world—a passion that remains our touchstone in an enterprise that stretches from theme parks, resorts and a cruise line to sports, news, movies and a variety of other businesses. Uniting each endeavor is a commitment to creating and delivering unforgettable experiences — and we’re constantly looking for new ways to enhance these exciting experiences. Bring your individual talents here and discover for yourself why a career with Disney is the opportunity you’ve been looking for.
“It takes people to make the dream a reality.” Walt was on to something when he said that, and it continues to ring true today. No matter the stage in your career, being a part of Walt Disney Parks & Resorts means being a part of a team where you help bring innovation to life through unsurpassed products, services and most importantly remarkable experiences. As a Cast Member you are the steward and connection to our legacy and the backbone of our thriving innovations. Join our team and watch your dreams come true.
Additional Information :
This position is a legal entity of Walt Disney Parks & Resorts, an equal opportunity employer.
Job ID: 527362BR
Job Posting Company: Disney Parks & Resorts