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Senior Financial Analyst, Amazon Shopping Videos

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Amazon.com seeks a Senior Financial Analyst to be a key partner to the Amazon Shopping Videos (ASV) team who will collaborate with internal stakeholders across business development, content, product, and engineering to shape and grow this early stage business. ASV is one of the newest and fastest growing teams within the Amazon Advertising organization and it’s goal is to enable customers to find inspiration, information, entertainment, and community through videos at any point in their shopping journey. ASV sources shoppable video content from brands, influencers, and consumers and aspires to host and curate the world’s best library of shoppable video content.

This is a fast growth business that is continuously expanding and launching new products and services on a frequent basis. This role will evaluate ambiguous and complex monetization opportunities, design new or enhance existing reporting and models that make our data more actionable, develop and communicate business insights through data analytics, and own reporting functions during the various business review, planning, and forecasting phases in finance. The ideal candidate will be excited to tackle the challenges that come with supporting an early stage business with the opportunity to have an outsized impact on the future shape of the business.

The Senior Financial Analyst will be the finance owner of ASV’s influencer program, including financial modeling and analysis during requirements planning and business reviews, product development, and new product launches. The successful candidate will be a self-starter who is comfortable with ambiguity, detail oriented, and has the ability to work well with cross-functional teams. They will simultaneously be focused on the business operational metrics while thinking big about new business and monetization opportunities.

Primary Responsibilities:
• Build and own financial models to make recommendations that deliver results, drive improvements, and influence leaders throughout Amazon. These decisions can have wide-spread impact.
• Assist in the development of new products by evaluating the business and competitive landscape, understanding customer needs and value drivers, and crafting high impact growth strategies for the business.
• Lead the short and long-term forecasting efforts of sales, operating expenses, and monetization initiatives.
• Uphold and enforce an environment of ethical practices and strong financial controllership.

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

  • 5+ years of finance experience or a related analytical field.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

• Advanced Excel
• Strong analytic, financial modeling, and reporting skills, excellent written and oral communication skills
• Solid business judgment capable of driving an organization to the right results with a focused, pragmatic, approach to the business
• Experience operating successfully in a fast-paced, results-oriented environment, and have the ability to influence the decisions of senior business leaders through effective verbal and written communication
• Independent and entrepreneurial showing the ability to work with minimal direction

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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