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Senior Financial Analyst

Senior Financial Analyst

Job ID 
636193
Location 
US-WA-Seattle
Posted Date 
3/23/2018

Job Description

Amazon seeks a Senior Financial Analyst to join its US Hardlines finance team based in Seattle. This is an exciting opportunity to join one of the most innovative businesses at Amazon.
This position will be a key financial support for the US Private Brand business.

This role will be a good fit if you:
·Are highly analytical, detailed oriented and have solid conceptual thinking and problem solving skills
·Thrive in fast-paced environment with ambiguous situations and able to multi task with several priorities
·Are able to communicate complex issues in a clear and concise way
·Are able to work with large sets of data

Key responsibilities:
·Creating financial forecasts and variance analyses and presenting to Sr. Mgmt.
·Working with business teams to create financial models
·Doing ad hoc analyses for supporting key business decisions
·Doing deep dives to understand business processes and their financials impact
· Supporting business reviews with local and international teams

Basic Qualifications

- Bachelor's degree in finance, accounting, business, computer science, engineering or a related field
·5 years of relevant Finance experience
-SQL knowledge
-Excel or Data Mining skills

Preferred Qualifications

·Advanced analytical and problem solving skills and an ability to work independently in a fast-paced and rapidly changing environment
·Demonstrated ability to build and manage financial models for business support involving forecasting, variance analysis
·Advanced Excel, Data Mining skills
·Advanced SQL knowledge
·Experience with statistical analysis with Excel, STATA, R or SAS
·Knowledge of VBA or any other programming languages
·Familiarity with financial reporting software (Cognos/Oracle)
·Excellent written and oral communication
·A strong track record of past professional achievement

Amazon is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer - Female/Minority/Disability/Veteran/Gender Identity/Sexual Orientation