Senior Analyst – Strategic Initiatives

Posted 2 weeks ago by MGM Resorts
Las Vegas, NV
Application ends: April 30, 2023
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Job Description

Become one of the stars behind The SHOW and become part of the world’s most powerful entertainment brands. Our Company has one exciting mission: **_To entertain the human race_** .

**PRIMARY PURPOSE:**

The Senior Analyst of Strategic Initiatives will report directly to the VP of Finance. This position will provide ad-hoc reporting and analysis to support the Corporate FP&A team. The Analyst’s work spans across all functional areas. The Analyst will be expected to manage their own execution in supporting broader team initiatives and act as a leader in the Corporate Financial Planning & Analysis team.

**PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:**

+ Consults with Corporate and Property leaders to understand operational and financial results

+ Collaborates with Manager Planning & Analysis in identifying and executing on analysis opportunities

+ Contributes to financial management of Properties by providing reports/insights and recommendations

+ Collaborates in data and analytics innovation

+ Partners with Property teams in action planning on insights, tracking of progress and achievement of goals

+ Creates ad-hoc reporting, analyzes and make recommendations regarding analysis to senior Corporate Financial Planning & Analysis team members

+ Proactively learns the business across functional areas

+ Coach Analysts in their role

+ Provides and directs Human Resources responsibilities to include: creating a work environment that promotes teamwork, performance feedback, recognition, mutual respect and employee satisfaction; quality hiring, training and succession planning processes that encompass the company’s diversity commitment; adherence to the company’s status quo third party representation philosophy; compliance with company policies, and legal requirements

+ May assist in forecasting revenues and expenses for Company budget through analysis of business operations and trends • Prepares presentations for upper management on a routine basis

+ Performs other job-related duties as requested.

**SUPERVISION:**

+ N/A

**MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:**

+ Bachelor’s degree in a related field, or equivalent experience

+ Three (3) years of relevant experience

**PREFERRED:**

+ Bilingual, English as the primary or secondary language

+ Previous experience working in a similar resort setting

**CERTIFICATIONS, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS:**

+ Have or be able to obtain a Gaming Registration

**KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES:**

+ Effectively communicate in English, in both written and oral forms.

+ Proficient with Microsoft Excel and related computer programs.

+ Have a professional appearance and demeanor.

+ Excellent customer service skills.

+ Must possess strong interpersonal skills, sound judgment, project management and problem-solving skills with excellent oral and written communication to effectively deal with internal and external contacts.

+ Strong ability to analyze and work with statistical data

+ Strong leadership ability and a desire to learn

+ Maintain an organized and successful operation by proactively identifying the need for change.

+ Able to lead and mentor a team.

+ Able to maintain a professional appearance and demeanor.

+ Must be proficient in Microsoft Excel, Word, Power Point, database, and analytical and financial systems.

MGM Resorts International is an Equal Opportunity Employer: Women/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities. In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, MGM Resorts International will provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities and encourages both prospective and current employees to discuss potential accommodations with the employer.

MGM Resorts International believes in providing opportunity for every employee to grow, develop and succeed in a work environment where you can be your best. We encourage you to explore our job opportunities. If you are an individual with a disability and need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application process, or in order to perform the essential functions of a position, please contact our Corporate Diversity and Disability Outreach department at 1-844-247-0370 or email diversityrecruiting@mgmresorts.com