Job ID: 30810
Department: Financial Planning
Location: 4 World Trade Center
The selected candidate will be responsible for all financial analyses related to the Aviation Department (“Aviation”), functioning as an internal financial consultant for on-going and future business transactions, review of capital projects, and other analyses as required. Key responsibilities include but are not limited to:
Maximizing the value of business transactions for the Port Authority through quantitative analysis and supporting Aviation in structuring and negotiating business terms with potential tenants at the airports. Throughout the transaction process, the candidate will assist in presenting key business terms to executive staff.
Reviewing business transactions under consideration by Aviation to validate underlying assumptions and analysis, identify key risks, compare competing offers, and where appropriate seek more beneficial terms.
Monitoring financial trends in Aviation, at the department and industry level, to provide input into the Agency’s long-term financial forecast and assess any impact on Port Authority financial policies.
Participating in inter-departmental teams and procurement processes to provide an agency financial analysis context to projects and proposals under consideration and actively engage team members to insure financial terms and analyses are accurately represented.
Reviewing authorization documents for lease agreements, capital projects, construction contracts, etc. to validate the financial analysis and underlying assumptions and short and long term impact on the Port Authority. Engage other departments’ staff as needed on all issues including financing, accounting, budget, and real estate.
Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in Finance, Business, Economics or related field.
Three to five three years’ experience leading or assisting in structuring complex financial transactions with a focus on public infrastructure and/or public-private partnerships.
Demonstrated ability to analyze and construct financial models typically utilized in project finance, and derive meaningful results with techniques such as scenario, what-if, and cost/benefit analysis.
Compensation & Benefits
The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey offers a competitive salary, an outstanding benefits package and a professional environment that supports development and recognizes achievement.
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About The Port Authority
Founded in 1921, the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey builds, operates, and maintains many of the most important transportation and trade infrastructure assets in the country. The agency's network of aviation, ground, rail, and seaport facilities is among the busiest in the country, supports more than 550,000 regional jobs, and generates more than $23 billion in annual wages and $80 billion in annual economic activity. The Port Authority also owns and manages the 16-acre World Trade Center site, where the 1,776-foot-tall One World Trade Center is now the tallest skyscraper in the Western Hemisphere.
EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER
The Port Authority of New York & New Jersey/Port Authority Trans-Hudson (PATH) is an Equal Opportunity Employer.