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Sr. Financial Analyst, Amazon Games Studio

Amazon

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

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Job summary
Amazon Games is made up of many teams working in vibrant locations from Washington, California and New York. We are united by one mission: sharing great gaming experiences with players around the world with the unique opportunities that come with being part of the Amazon family.

At AGS, you will work with talented industry veterans to create and publish compelling games globally. The Finance team is dedicated to helping our leaders make the best decisions for players. Our team consists of experts from a variety of finance, consulting and banking backgrounds with a shared focus on creating long term value.

The Senior Financial Analyst will play a key role in working with senior business leaders in managing and defining the long-term direction of our central studio teams inclusive of Marketing, Business Development, Publishing and M&A. The role will require you work with the CFO and key leaders on developing our investment strategy across our global studios and all game titles.

This role is available in Seattle, WA, or Culver City, CA.

Key job responsibilities
• Serve as the finance partner for the Central Studio teams to provide strategic recommendation and assist with financial planning and analysis
• Provide actionable insights to achieve studio goals and profitability
• Lead strategic initiatives that serve as the building blocks for global business operations
• Influence business decisions by effective verbal and written communication, data driven analysis and modeling, and presentation of options and alternatives
• Conduct ad-hoc (e.g. life-time-value, valuation) analysis to support business development activities and new title planning
• Report on the financial performance. Lead in the preparation of weekly, monthly and annual financial review
This role will be part of broader Amazon Entertainment and Media Finance team in which you will be surrounded by people that are exceptionally talented, bright, and driven. To support this quickly growing business, you must be highly analytical, detail-oriented, possess strong communication skills and have a passion for continuously improving processes.

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

• Minimum 5 years of finance experience
• BA/BS Degree in Finance, Accounting, Business, Consulting or similar discipline with analytical bias
• Ability to work independently and self-motivate in a fast-paced and rapidly changing environment
• Ability to work with senior business partners in a fast-moving business
• Strong written and verbal communication skills with a customer focused, professional demeanor

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

• Strong interest in Games
• MBA or advanced degree
• Advanced modeling skills including advanced Excel skills
• Understanding of SQL reporting and queries

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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