Expires soon Amazon

Sr. Finance Analyst

  • Seattle (King)
  • Accounting / Management control

Job description


This position partners with supply chain team on all aspects of supply chain including inbound transportation, outbound transportation, fulfilment network and capacity planning. She / he will be responsible for supporting initiatives that will improve cost, quality, delivery or customer experience, develop financial evaluation, and produce supporting information, insights and recommendations for decision process. The successful candidate will enjoy the challenges and rewards of working in a fast-growing organization and be able to handle ambiguity. This is a high visibility position with big scope for creativity and self-development. The ideal candidate will be an analytical problem solver with the ability to fulfill the Amazon motto to “Work Hard. Have Fun. Make History.”
Job Responsibilities include:

· Expertise collecting, analyzing and managing quantitative data and creating meaningful reports to lead business improvement and cost reductions
· Root cause analysis and uncovering core issues using data, then assist the Supply Chain team to improve and create new measures for performance
· Recommend, develop, and implement policies and programs that guide the organization in maintaining and improving its competitive position and profitability
· Manage the development of all weekly and monthly financial close, all planning, forecasting, and reporting models and their continuous innovation and communicating to your Operations partners
· Work with data source providers and technology teams to ensure that key decision data is accurate, automated and timely
· Proven ability to manage a team with competing priorities & provide a level-headed guidance during unexpected events

Ideal candidate profile


. BA/BS degree in Finance, Accounting, Business, Engineering and/or similar discipline with analytical bias
· 5+ years relevant experience in positions that require analysis and reporting financial results
· Required proficiency in Excel (macros, index, conditional list, arrays, pivots, lookups)
· Demonstrated financial acumen and/or analytical experience delivering forecasting, budgeting, and variance analysis, and data interpretation of results
· 2+ years of experience performing financial and ad hoc analysis using data reporting tools