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Director Financial Planning & Analysis - 90247389 - Wilmington

Date: Nov 21, 2018

Location: Wilmington, DE, US, 19802

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Your success is a train ride away.

Amtrak connects businesses and communities across the country and we move America’s workforce toward the future. We employ more than 20,000 diverse, energetic professionals in a variety of career fields throughout the United States. The safety of our passengers, our employees, the public and our operating environment is our priority and the success of our railroad is the result of our employees.

Are you ready to join our team?

The Direcotr Financial Planning and Analysis Mechanical has overall responsibility for overseeing the development, implemention and tracking of the Mechanical Department operating and capital budgets. Position manages the planning, budgeting and reporting groups responsible for developing and tracking the 5-year capital plan and detail operating
and capital budgets.


• Oversee the development and management of the department's complex $400+m operating and $750+m capital budget.
• Lead efforts in developing and maintaining the State of Good Repair Plan and the 5-year strategic business plan for the Mechanical Department.
• Responsible for the development and implementation of the Mechanical Department financial and reporting standards, policies and procedures.
• Acts as the key liaison with the Mechanical sub-department heads throughout the system, as well as intra-departmental and external clients in regard to planning and budgeting activities.


• Minimum of 13 years of progressively increasing experience and responsibilities.
• Bachelor's degree in Business Administration or a related field or the equivalent combination of education,
training and/or experience.
• Proven ability to direct the creation and development of capital, operating, reimbursable budgets, oversee budget
management and results.
• Extensive experience in making high-level presentations.
• Significant experience in using MS Office Products (Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Access)
• Significant experience in conducting effective, informative and productive meetings.
• Significant experience in leading people as a team in the achievement of common goals.
• Significant experience in demonstrating effective skills in communicating orally and in writing to internal and
external clients.


• Master's degree in Business Administration, Organizational Management or a related field or the equivalent combination of education, training and/or exprience.
• Experience in railroad, other transportation or construction industries.


Must have excellent oral and written communication skills.

Requisition ID:38729
Posting Location(s):Delaware
Job Family/Function:Mechanical 
Relocation Offered:No 
Travel Requirements:Up to 25% 

Amtrak employees power our progress through their performance.

We want your work at Amtrak to be more than a job – we want it to be a fulfilling experience where you find challenging and rewarding opportunities, respect among colleagues, competitive pay, benefits that protect you and your family, and a high performance culture that recognizes and values your contributions and helps you reach your career goals.

We proudly support and encourage U.S. Veterans to apply for Amtrak job opportunities.

All positions require pre-employment background verification, medical review and pre-employment drug screen. Amtrak is committed to a safe and drug-free workplace and performs pre-employment substance abuse testing. All new hires are required to undergo a hair drug test which detects the presence of illegal drugs for months prior to testing. We appreciate your cooperation in keeping Amtrak safe and drug-free.  

In accordance with DOT regulations (49 CFR section 40.25), Amtrak is required to obtain prior drug and alcohol testing records for applicants/employees intending to perform safety- sensitive duties for covered Department of Transportation positions.   If an applicant/employee refuses to provide written consent for Amtrak to obtain these records, he/she will not permitted to perform safety-sensitive functions.

Note that any education requirement listed above may be deemed satisfied if you have an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.

Amtrak is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and we welcome all to apply. We consider candidates regardless of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability (including blindness), or veteran status.

POSTING NOTES: Mechanical || Mechanical

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