Are you interested in creating the future of shipping? Do you want to be a part of an emerging program poised to be the next $1bn initiative?
Our team is changing the way we interact with customers around the globe and building a new, emerging business in shipping to solve some of the biggest logistical challenges facing not just Amazon, but the entire industry.
Operations is at the heart of what we do, delivering hundreds of thousands of packages each day and fulfilling customer orders from all over the world.
Amazon is seeking a Senior Finance Manager to help lead and oversee critical functions within this rapidly growing organization.
The ideal candidate will be primarily responsible for business partnering, decision support, financial modeling, controllership and operations cost reduction for our UK business & Global Expansion team.
This person will partner with multiple stakeholders to provide timely analysis, insightful guidance, and financial leadership to this high-
growth organization. This role requires extensive cross-functional partnership with various retail, transportation, and finance teams to identify best practices across the network and lead cost improvement efforts for operations.
The Senior Finance Manager will also lead variance analysis for monthly / quarterly business reviews as well as execute ad-
hoc projects and analysis as needed.
Key Responsibilities :
Expertise in collecting, analyzing and managing quantitative data and creating meaningful analyses to lead business improvement and cost reductions
Develop and maintain key reporting metrics
Identify and develop key business opportunities and drive efficiency while balancing customer promise
Partner across Operations and Retail to drive continuous improvement in financial and operational performance
Lead the annual operational planning process and development of the three year strategic plan. Drive variance analysis against budgets for the network, identify risks and opportunities
Partner with Retail, IT, Fulfillment teams to drive cost out and optimal cross functional decisions that maximize Amazon's long term free cash flow
Ensure timely and accurate metrics and forecasts are created and maintained
BA / BS in Finance, Accounting, Economics, Engineering, Mathematics or similar degree
Relevant experience in positions that require analysis, reporting financial results, forecasting, budgeting, variance analysis, and data interpretation of business impact and results
Experience performing financial and ad hoc analysis using data reporting tools
Experience with Excel advanced functions (macros, index, conditional list, arrays, pivots, lookups)
Proven track record of taking ownership and driving results
Demonstrated ability to build and manage financial models for business forecasting, variance analysis, and problem solving
Strong ability to work with business leaders to deliver results, including the ability to persuade with data.
Exceptional verbal and written communication skills
An eye towards continuous process improvement, including the ability to innovate and simplify both finance and operational processes
Ability to think at both the strategic and implementation level to think big while also diving deep
Experience in a business partnering role
Advanced knowledge of Excel, SQL and other analytical tools
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