Role Overview :
The Global Aerospace Finance Business Partner will be responsible for providing strategic financial support and direction to the Global and Regional leaders of the Aerospace business.
Global Aerospace is a key product within the Specialty Business Unit. Global Specialty is a circa $5bn gross premium portfolio, operating across multiple geographies and encompassing global Marine, Aerospace, Credit Lines and Energy businesses.
The London Hub is the center of excellence for underwriting expertise across all Specialty classes of business.
Key Responsibilities :
Strategic Business Partnership :
Being an active leader in the broader Finance team, developing finance talent and assisting in the delivery of overall business goals (to include leading, mentoring, managing succession plans, fostering a culture of collaboration).
Financial Reporting :
Monthly / Quarterly Expense reporting by business hierarchy with analysis and engagement with senior leaders to ensure GOE objectives are achieved.
Financial Planning :
Develop Multiyear plans supporting business strategies for products, segments and regions.
The candidate will possess proven leadership, management and organizational skills. The successful candidate will have a track record of being able to drive organizational change both within the financial arena and throughout the supported organization.
It is imperative that the Finance Business Partner possess excellent business acumen, strong leadership skills, along with the expertise to navigate and achieve the organization's financial goals.
This individual must have experience across a broad range of financial disciplines and be a forward thinking and progressive leader.
He / she will have extensive knowledge and experience in managing both strategic and tactical activities within finance and have experience managing internal and external business partners across various business disciplines.
Job Requirements :
Extensive experience of progressive accountancy or finance experience
BA degree or equivalent; MBA a plus
Strong Business and Financial acumen and ability to present issues clearly and concisely
Background in Financial statement analysis
Experience in forecasting and modelling and extensive knowledge of business performance and metrics
Experience in performing complex analysis of financial and / or regulatory issues
Superior understanding of the financial dynamics of a Property Casualty insurer and the related growth, profitability and risk drivers.
Additional Characteristics :
Highly motivated and results-oriented
Leadership skills including business collaboration, people skills, thought leadership, and managerial skills
Strong oral and written communication skills
Strong analytical skills
Proven ability to manage a broad range of stakeholders
It has been and will continue to be the policy of American International Group, Inc., its subsidiaries and affiliates to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.
We provide equal opportunity to all qualified individuals regardless of race, color, religion, age, gender, gender expression, national origin, veteran status, disability or any other legally protected categories.