NAS Business Analyst Intern
Company: Northern Aviation Services, Inc.
Employment Type: Part Time
Job Category: Logistics
Publish Date: January 24, 2019
Company Description: Headquartered at Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport in Anchorage, Alaska, Northern Aviation Services (NAS) is comprised of six operating companies — Aloha Air Cargo, Aloha Tech Ops, Northern Air Cargo, Northern Air Maintenance Services, StratAir and NAS Contract Services. We pride ourselves in ensuring that our workplaces operate a high level safety, providing reliable best-in-class customer service, while maintaining a strong commitment to the communities we serve. NAS Contract Services provides best-in-class aviation logistic expertise and support services including logistical support to oilfield and other industrial projects, charter aircraft services, terminal management and transient aircraft services.
Northern Aviation Services, Inc.
The Business Analyst Intern will be responsible for assisting with the analysis of various projects as assigned by the Managing Director, Financial Planning and Analysis and the CFO. The Business Analyst Intern is expected to contribute to analysis of ongoing operations, assist in developing models for a wide range of scenarios, develop and maintain measures for ongoing operations, and proactively seek opportunities to enhance their analytical skills and understanding of NAS businesses.
ESSENTIAL DUTES and RESPONSIBILITES:
• Assists with in depth analysis of key drivers in the business and develops a greater understanding of the critical variables affecting financial performance.
• Develops an understanding of current analytical tools and resources in the department.
• Proactively identifies and develops new skills and abilities in support of constantly improving the quality of metrics and analysis.
• Proactively seeks opportunities to enhance their understanding of various business lines within NAS.
• Develops technical communication skills through assisting in the creation of documentation and training materials for projects.
• Develops presentation skills by presenting analysis and findings to business users and senior management.
• Other duties as assigned.
To apply for this job please visit www.nac.aero.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:
Must be seeking a degree and/or have experience that insures that the candidate has the computational, mathematical and analytical skills necessary for the position. Airline experience a plus.
Ability to read, analyze, and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, and governmental regulations. Ability to write reports and business correspondence. Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions.
Ability to work with complex mathematical concepts. Ability to apply concepts such as fractions, percentages, ratios and proportions to practical situations. Ability to analyze a problem and/or situation.
OTHER SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
The Business Analyst Intern must be a self-starter and be able to work independently. Must be proficient in Microsoft Office, Excel, and Word. Experience with Business Objects or SAP a plus. Accuracy and attention to detail required.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit. The employee is regularly required to talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to use hand and fingers for computer input.
The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision.