Senior Analyst, Feasibility and Investment Analysis

Employer
Hilton Corporate
Location
Mclean, VA
Posted
Oct 21, 2019
Closes
Oct 24, 2019
Ref
425029757
Function
Analyst
Hours
Full Time
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?As the Senior Analyst of Feasibility and Investment Analysis, you will act as an internal consultant to various departments, as well as perform and create a variety of market and financial analysis. This will include, but not be limited to, market analysis, feasibility studies, impact studies, management and franchise contract valuation, cash flow waterfalls, debt and equity investment NPVs and IRRs, M&A analysis, and special projects. More specifically, you will:Effectively balance demanding projects.Collaborate with executive management and other departments.Operate with a sense of urgency in a fast-paced environment.Develop and maintain strong industry relationships with key regional partners to develop an accurate understanding of regional hotel industry trends.What are we looking for?We believe the success in this role will demonstrate itself through the following attributes and skills:Outstanding critical thinking and both quantitative and qualitative analytical skills; ability to utilize logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions, or avenues to problemsAbility to exercise sound judgment and decision-making skills to consider the relative costs and benefits of potential actions and to provide recommendations for efficient solutionsAbility to combine pieces of information to form general rules or conclusions even among seemingly unrelated eventsAbility to handle several projects simultaneously, prioritize them, and communicate effectively with clients to manage expectationsAbility to embrace a team-player role with other departments, demonstrate initiative, and ownership of projectsStrong interpersonal skills and ability to represent the department and Hilton with utmost professionalism in various situations, including those involving external Hilton partnersAbility to contribute to projects (recommendation of facilities, amenities, meeting space, etc.)Excellent written and verbal communication and comprehension skills, including the ability to clearly explain complex analytical topics to a wide audience who may or may not be familiar with analytics or the subject matterExercises discretion and confidentiality regarding sensitive informationAbility to work well under pressure and effectively handle multiple, concurrent demands and appropriately prioritize responsibilitiesTo fulfill this role successfully, you should demonstrate the following minimum qualifications:One (1) year of experience in hospitality consulting, asset management, feasibility and/or investment analysis functionSolid understanding of the valuation of real estate and proficiency with applying principles of corporate financeWorking knowledge of Uniform System of Accounts for HotelsUnderstanding of the principles of the highest and best use and land economicsKnowledge of hotel industry brandsStrong software proficiency, including manipulating financial spreadsheet software, word processing, database software, and mapping softwareStrong knowledge of Excel modelingExperience in and/or working knowledge of hotel operationsAvailability to travel up to 15%, as neededIt would be helpful in this position for you to demonstrate the following capabilities and distinctions:BA/BS Bachelor's Degree in Hospitality ManagementMA/MS Master's Degree in Business Administration or related fieldTwo (2) years of overall experience in hospitality consulting, asset management, feasibility and/or investment analysis functionBilingual in English and SpanishWhat will it be like to work for Hilton?Hilton is the world's 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! EOE/AA/Disabled/Veterans