We are committed to provide our Employees a stable work environment with equal opportunity for learning and personal growth. Creativity and innovation are encouraged for improving the effectiveness of Southwest Airlines. Above all, Employees will be provided the same concern, respect, and caring attitude within the organization that they are expected to share externally with every Southwest Customer.
Regional Planning & Performance is responsible for developing long-term market specific business cases. RP&P members lead cross-functional Teams within the Commercial Department for the purpose of creating and supporting market-leading positions at the airports we serve.
The Strategic Performance Team is responsible for measuring and communicating performance at the market, city and route level. In addition, the Team looks for trends within the data to make projections about future competitive actions and their possible effects on Southwest Airlines.
DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
The Intern would be reviewing the financial performance of each region and reporting the top and bottom performing routes. In addition, the Intern would be conducting deep dives on competitors to report their performance in overlap markets as well as share insights into their competitive strategy. The primary computer programs used in this role are Excel, Diio, and Tableau.
High School Diploma, GED or equivalent education required.
Must be at least 18 years of age.
Must have authorization to work in the United States as defined by the Immigration Reform Act of 1986.
Major/Minor in an Finance, Economics, Business Administration, Operations Research, orBusiness related undergraduate degree program.
Minimum junior level.
To be eligible must be currently enrolled as a full time student (minimum 12 credit hours).
Maintained 2.75 or above cumulative GPA.
Interest or experience in the Aviation industry is a plus.
Analytical and organizational skills.
Ability to use Microsoft Office products (Excel, Word, and PowerPoint) required.
Excellent communication skills (written and verbal).
Ability to use Access is preferred.
Ability to create basic analyses and graphics using Excel required (i.e. Pivot Tables).
Ability to use Word and PowerPoint to write memos and build presentations.
Participation in Academic Associations and extracurricular activities is preferred.
Ability to manage time and multiple tasks effectively.
Looking for an individual who is highly motivated.
Able to work with minimum guidance and professional in their conduct.
PLEASE BE PREPARED TO PROVIDE THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION (IF REQUESTED):
“Why Southwest Airlines” essay (Length determined by author).
Letters of Recommendation.
Full time - 40 hours per week (Monday – Friday).
$12.00 hourly + flight privileges
This position is located in Dallas, Texas at the Southwest Airlines Headquarters building.
Southwest Airlines is an Equal Opportunity Employer.