Kansas City Southern Railway Marketing Finance Analyst in Kansas City, Missouri

Marketing Finance Analyst

Tracking Code

219322-021

Job Description

POSITION SUMMARY:

Primary responsibilities include internal revenue and volume reporting development, financial analysis and providing ad hoc decision support to functions across the enterprise.

POSITION REQUIREMENTS:

EDUCATION:

Bachelor Degree in Business, Finance or Economics required.

MBA preferred

EXPERIENCE:

5 years of experience providing financial and/or decision support analysis

PREFERRED EXPERIENCE:

Experience in developing financial models and economic analyses

Prior experience in the railroad or transportation industry

SKILLS:

Strong leadership and matrix management skills

Strong interpersonal and relationship building skills

Excellent organizational and project management skills to meet deadline-oriented tasks

Strong business and financial acumen

Excellent analytical skills

Bi-lingual (English/Spanish) preferred

JOB DUTIES:

Leads ongoing economic indicator project to research and identify leading economic indicators that are historically in close correlation with Company performance. Performs analysis to provide Management with leading economic information to support projected volumes and related capital requirements.

Performs advanced level statistical analysis through utilization of the ISIS system of Company business results, projections and external indicators. Designs and compiles Management reporting packages to convey results of the analyses to Marketing, Finance and upper Management.

Conducts benchmarking projects and competitive analysis to measure Company performance in comparison to other Class I railroads in support of the Marketing portion of the quarterly earnings call presentation Develops quarterly, monthly, weekly and daily multi-level reporting to measure and identify revenue and volume trends, variances to prior periods and forecast and to support competitive analysis.

Conducts detailed analysis of revenue and volume trends at customer and commodity levels to support. Marketing Vice Presidents in their development of variance analyses for quarterly Enterprise meetings, Accounting support, Board of Director meetings, the quarterly earnings call and quarterly revenue notes to the Financial Statements.

Responsible for coordination and continuing development of the quarterly Enterprise presentation. Supports the quarterly revenue and carloads forecasts and the annual long-term strategic planning process.

Provides cross-functional support within department as required.

The duties listed are representative of the job; however, it in no way states or implies that these are the only duties a person may be required to perform. The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related or is an essential function of the position.

We are proud to be an EEO/AA employer/Veteran/Disabled. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.

Job Location

Kansas City, Missouri, United States

Position Type

Full-Time/Regular