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Financial Analyst

Financial Analyst

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Job Description

At Amazon, we’re working to be the most customer-centric company on earth. To get there, we need exceptionally talented, bright, creative, and driven people. If you want to help make history and have fun, Amazon is the place for you.
Amazon seeks a Finance Analyst I to join the Retail Finance team for Italy and Spain, based in Madrid. This finance professional will primarily focus on partnering with the business team of a fast growing and dynamic category to drive a profitability improvement project, track business performance and influence the business decisions based on in depth analysis.
Primary responsibilities:
· Dive deep to understand growth and profitability trends, prioritizing company level impact while also keeping an eye to future potential impacts.
· Partner with finance teams across the company to consolidate insights, and provide actionable recommendations.
· Standardize, streamline, and prioritize improvements, and increase the reliability and efficiency of reporting.
· Drive ownership across the company and implement continuous improvements based upon analysis and learnings.
· Recommend improvements and provide scoping documents for systems enhancements.

Basic Qualifications

Bachelor's degree in finance, accounting, business, or related field
- Advanced knowledge of Excel
- Business level English with strong oral and written communication skills.

Preferred Qualifications

- Proven capability of advanced analytical skills, attention to detail, dealing with ambiguity, and ability to work independently in a fast-paced and rapidly changing environment
- Comfortable working with large volumes of complex data and presenting findings to senior leadership in a concise and actionable manner
- Leadership in taking ownership, prioritizing competing tasks, sound decision making, and delivering results
Experience with SQL is a strong plus.
- Spanish and/or Italian is a plus but not required.