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Financial Analyst, AWS Sales, Marketing and Support , Worldwide Public Sector FP&A

Amazon

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Come join Amazon Web Services Finance!

Amazon Web Services (AWS) is a highly reliable, scalable, low-cost infrastructure platform in the cloud that powers hundreds of thousands of enterprise, government and start-up business and organizations in over 190 countries around the world. Launched in 2006, Amazon Web Services officially began offering developer customers access to web services now widely known as cloud computing based on Amazon’s own back-end technology platform.

AWS Worldwide Public Sector seeks a world class Financial Analyst to provide end-to-end financial support to one of our fastest growing business units. The successful candidate will help drive the growth of the organization by providing financial stewardship and analytical insights into key financial and operational performance metrics. They will be a strategic partner to the business and assist in evaluating operational processes, business opportunities, and support planning / forecasting.

The successful candidate will be responsible for processing models and metrics packages, in addition to handling day-to-day activities such as forecasting/planning and projects. You will leverage your educational and applied work experience to help streamline planning/reporting, as well as potentially identify improvement and prioritization opportunities within these business areas. You will also manage appropriate month-end close processes, risk and opportunity guidance and facilitate financial review meetings with the various business groups. You will also be responsible for building and developing the tools and instrumentation necessary to address business opportunities, push manual processes automation, continuously improve internal controls, and drive relationship building across AWS. This person must have a passion for detail and the ability to dive deep into the foundational building blocks of the AWS Worldwide Public Sector organization.

Key responsibilities

  • Drive modeling and forecasting for all teams within the organization
  • Manage month-end close processes and reporting for Key Metrics across the business units
  • Possess the passion and demonstrated skills for developing relationships, processes and continuous improvement

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

  • 3+ years of experience in finance or a related analytical field.
  • BA/BS in Finance, Accounting, Business, Economics, or a highly analytical field (e.g., Engineering, Math, and Computer Science) or equivalent and a minimum 2 years of finance experience

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Advanced modeling skills including advanced Excel skills
  • Experience with COGNOS TM1, SQL, SalesForce, and Data Warehouse
  • Experience budgeting/planning for a Sales and/or Professional Services organization
  • Solid business judgment and controllership focus
  • Ability to work with staff at all levels of the organization, including senior leadership
  • Independent and entrepreneurial, able to work with minimal direction
  • Ability to work cross functionally in a fast-paced, ambiguous, and rapidly changing environment
  • Proven track record of advanced analytical skills, attention to detail
  • Demonstrated ability to manage multiple competing priorities simultaneously and drive projects to completion

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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