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Financial Analyst, GCR

Financial Analyst, GCR

Job ID 
544457
Location 
CN-11-Beijing
Posted Date 
6/6/2017
Company 
Amazon Connect Technology Services (Beijing) Co., Ltd.
Position Category 
Finance & Accounting
Recruiting Team 
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Job Description

Amazon Web Services (AWS) is a pioneer in blazing new trails of cloud computing. We are a high-growth, fast-moving group within Amazon where new and diverse challenges arise every day. At AWS, you will be surrounded by business partners who are exceptionally talented, bright, and driven and believe that world-class support is critical to customer success.
The AWS Finance team supporting the GCR Sales, Marketing, and Support (SMS) organization is looking for an experienced financial analyst to join our team. This is a new position with huge potential for growth as we develop scalable processes to optimize investments in the rapidly expanding GCR region.
This is a highly visible business partnering role, so the ideal candidate will have strong communication skills and will thrive in cross-functional interactions. This position will serve as a liaison for the GCR SMS team with counterparts across global finance, operations, and FinOps teams. This person must have a passion for detail to influence decision making with accurate and relevant data points.
This role will be based in Beijing.
Key Responsibilities:
· Produce and develop insightful reports and summaries for the GCR leadership team to support business growth and cash flow improvement.
· Navigate multiple systems to dive deep and triangulate revenue, headcount, productivity, OpEx, usage, and investment growth.
· Develop scalable processes to support short and long-term headcount and financial planning
· Work with our WW AWS Finance team to support OP1/2 and R&O forecasts and support GCR business planning process.
· Primary GCR Finance business partner with Global Accounting, FinOps, FBS, and Procurement teams.
· Ad hoc cross-functional analysis and cost reduction initiatives

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

Basic Qualifications

  • BA/BS degree in Finance, Accounting, Business and/or similar discipline with analytical bias
  • Required proficiency in Excel (macros, index, conditional list, arrays, pivots, lookups)
  • 3+ years’ experience in FP&A
  • Track record of strong leadership and high performance managing a team in a fast paced environment
  • Ability to maintain a high level of attention to detail, flexibility, and the ability to meet tight deadline
  • Demonstrated effective communication skills across peer groups and senior management
  • Excellent analytical and problem solving skills

Preferred Qualifications

· MBA degree is preferred
· Self-motivated to exceed expectations in a fast-paced and rapidly changing environment
· Advanced modeling skills, including advanced Excel skills
· Experience with Cognos TM1, SQL, and other similar tools
· Solid business judgment and controllership focus
· The ability to work independently as well as across multiple departments
· Proven ability to meet tight deadlines and prioritize workload
· Experience with Accounting, Tax or FinOps
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