Amazon seeks a Senior Financial Analyst to join the Financial Planning & Analysis group to support the DAC (Digital, Advertising and Corp Dev) Finance Financial Planning and Analysis Team. Our team interacts daily with global finance leaders within WW Advertising, WW Digital Video, WW Digital Music and CloudDrive. You will also work closely with the Accounting, and Operations teams to solve complex problems that directly impact Amazon's performance. You will manage the financial review processes from the P&L to the Balance Sheet to Cash Flows. The successful candidate will design new and enhance existing reports and models that make our data more actionable and will own reporting functions during the various planning and reporting phases in finance.
The successful candidate will have the ability to tackle multiple projects and efficiently execute deliverables. The right individual will have strong communication skills and solid business acumen capable of driving results and improving processes.
The successful candidate must be able to think and act both strategically and tactically. Strong oral and written communication skills are crucial, as well as ability to think clearly, analyze quantitatively, problem-solve and prioritize.
Key Responsibilities include:
Interact with Finance stakeholders at multiple levels to understand business drivers of monthly variance
Develop and report accurate, actionable, and timely financial and business metrics for monthly, quarterly and annual reviews
Monitor and enhance existing processes and controls
Manage the financial planning / budgeting process
Lead and influence different stakeholders
Develop ad hoc business analysis and present recommendations to department leaders
Ability to work on multiple projects with aggressive deadlines
Basic Qualifications 5 years of finance, accounting or other related analytical experience
Bachelor's degree in finance, accounting, business or related field
Preferred Qualifications MBA or advanced business degree preferred
Familiarity with financial reporting software (Cognos/Oracle)
Simplifying financial processes and reports
Demonstrated ability to build and manage financial models for business forecasting, variance analysis, and problem solving
Experience working with software development teams
Proven ability to work successfully in an ambiguous environment
Highly analytical and detail oriented
Advance knowledge of MS Excel, Macros
Website : http://www.amazon.com/
Amazon, a Fortune 500 company based in Seattle, Washington, is the global leader in e-commerce. Since Jeff Bezos started Amazon in 1995, we have significantly expanded our product offerings, international sites, and worldwide network of fulfillment and customer service centers. Today, Amazon offers everything from books and electronics to tennis rackets and diamond jewelry. We operate sites in Canada, China, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, Spain and United Kingdom and maintain dozens of fulfillment centers around the world which encompass more than 26 million square feet.