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Sr Financial Analyst IPAT

Amazon

Our mission: To be Earth's most customer-centric company.

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Do you want to be at the center of Amazon’s largest and most-disruptive business? Amazon’s Operations IPAT Finance team would be the place for you! As part of the IPAT team, you will play a key role in working with the Operations Senior leadership team. The Operations team represents Fulfillment Centers, Transportation Network and Customer Service. The IPAT team is tasked with the challenge of building the new finance systems, processes, and analytics to support strategic decision making as we continue to grow in complexity and size.

This role will work with the technology team, including improving the methods we use to forecast and analyze our expenses and changing the way we architect our analytics to track key investments being made in the vertical. This role will involve partnering with teams across the organization to drive progress towards truly automated planning, reporting, and analytics.

The successful candidate will have shown experience in past roles influencing senior leaders and supporting decision making in rapidly evolving environments. The candidate must have the aptitude to incorporate new approaches and methodologies while dealing with complex data. Excellent verbal and written communication skills are a must to develop and define key business questions and to build data sets that answer those questions.

This role requires a self-starter with a keen attention to detail, ability to work in a fast-paced environment, and a strong track record of influencing decisions. This role also has regular interaction with various business teams across Amazon Operations and requires exceptional interpersonal and communication skills.

Key Responsibilites:

Support financial reporting for your business area. Understand input drivers and validate integrity of the reporting to influence strategic decision-making and planning. Use data to identify disruptive ideas and provide advice to business leaders.
With Controllership as the top priority, you identify, resolve, or provide guidance to resolve complex data integrity issues. You improve controls to address financial risk and support frugality.
Leading ad hoc financial modelling and analysis and providing data driven insights into variances and trends
Use active listening skills intuitively to communicate data (both written and verbal) in a clear, concise, and unambiguous manner. Adjust style for various audiences to articulate complex finance issues clearly. Your communications drive critical business decisions.
Have backbone, disagree and commit to foster constructive dialogues, harmonize conflicting views, resolve issues, and drive decisions.
Identify and sponsor Finance-wide professional development and engagement initiatives that plan for the future and strengthen the global Finance community, such as inclusion and diversity initiatives.

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

  • BA or BS in Finance, Accounting, Business, Economics, or a highly analytical field (e.g., Engineering, Math, Computer Science) or equivalent.
  • Minimum 5+ years of finance experience, or master’s degree and 3 years of experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • MBA and/or Professional certification (CPA/CMA/Qualified Accounting certificate) + relevant experience
  • Experience working with large-scale data mining and reporting tools (i.e. SQL, Tableau, Cognos, BI), providing solutions based on results of ad hoc analyses to senior management for strategic decision-making

Amazon is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. Amazon is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally protected status. For individuals with disabilities who would like to request an accommodation, please visit https://www.amazon.jobs/en/disability/us.

Amazon is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. Amazon is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally protected status. For individuals with disabilities who would like to request an accommodation, please visit https://www.amazon.jobs/en/disability/us.

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