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Senior Financial Analyst

Senior Financial Analyst

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Job Description

Amazon is looking for a Senior Financial Analyst to partner with the Categories' Senior Managers, responsible for fast growing product categories in Italy & Spain.

As Senior Financial Analyst you will be a key financial partner supporting the Italian and Spanish Retail Team. In this role you will have responsibilities for planning, forecasting, reporting as well as ad-hoc projects, to build successful businesses that deliver strong financial performance, whilst not compromising on customer experience and trust.

In this role, you will continuously audit all business inputs and processes to ensure that strong financial controls remain fit for purpose, you will be required to dive deep into every aspect of the business, to drive improvement, and to use data and strong business judgment to influence right long term decisions.

You will be responsible to develop insightful analyses to support decision making and monitor performance. You will be skilled in extracting insights from large volumes of data, and effectively communicate with your business partners in how to act on these insights. You will be working closely with management team in Italy & Spain and expected to interact with Finance and business teams across EU.

You will be comfortable in a fast-paced, dynamic environment and you will be a creative and analytical problem solver.

Basic Qualifications

  • 6+ years of relevant finance/ accounting experience
  • Demonstrated ability to build and manage financial models for business forecasting, variance analysis, and problem solving
  • Experience with Data Warehouse, COGNOS, and SQL is a strong plus
  • Advanced Excel user
  • Fluent in English
  • Bachelor's degree in finance, accounting, business or related field
  • CPA/MBA ideal but not essential

Preferred Qualifications

  • Excellent analytical skill, a passion for metrics and figures, and the ability to get into the details, while also seeing and understanding the big picture
  • Strong bias for action, including the ability to juggle multiple priorities
  • Strong skills in accessing and using analytical tools and modelling
  • Innovative and commercial
  • Demonstrated ability to meet deadlines while managing multiple projects
  • Strong interpersonal skills including written and oral communication skills
  • Ambitious, want to succeed and be part of a great team

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

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