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Sr. Financial Analyst, US Hardlines

Sr. Financial Analyst, US Hardlines

Job ID 
553133
Location 
US-WA-Seattle
Posted Date 
6/28/2017
Company 
Amazon Corporate LLC
Position Category 
Finance & Accounting
Recruiting Team 
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Job Description

Want to help build Earth’s leading e-commerce finance team?
At Amazon, it’s our goal to be Earth’s most customer-centric company, where customers can find and discover anything they might want to buy online.

To support our continued growth, we are looking for the most exceptional finance professionals to join our Hardlines Finance team. The Hardlines business group is one of Amazon's four core retail businesses, along with Consumables, Softlines, and Media.

Hardlines encompasses a vast and growing range of businesses from multi-billion dollar categories like Consumer Electronics, Toys and Furniture to new businesses like Treasure Truck; stand-alone subsidiaries like Fabric.com and Woot.com; cross portfolio centers of excellence such as Private Brands, and the new B2B channel, Amazon Business, that's building on all the things consumers love about Amazon to deliver a unique and compelling range of products and services specifically tailored for business customers.

The Hardlines Finance team plays a critical leadership role partnering with the category leaders, operations and technology teams to continuously innovate, delight customers, grow and optimize their businesses for long term free cash flow. If you have a bias for action, can think big but also dive deep and don't settle for second best, we want to hear from you.

We are seeking a Sr. Financial Analyst to support the Furniture business, one of the fastest growing businesses at Amazon. This is an exciting opportunity that blends an individual's desire to drive business decision making with their finance acumen while supporting one of the largest and fastest growing businesses at Amazon.

The successful candidate will work closely with the senior leadership team to provide strategic guidance and decision support in this rapidly evolving space.

Primary responsibilities include:
  • Controllership of the businesses
  • Leading ad-hoc financial analyses and new business development deals
  • Leading and participating as the key finance stakeholder in cross functional teams
  • Managing the reporting on weekly financial and operational performance metrics
  • Long and short term financial planning
  • Driving cross-business analytic projects for senior management, with financial modeling, data mining and presentation support

Basic Qualifications

BA/BS degree in business, finance, or a related field
7+ years of relevant, progressive professional experience

Preferred Qualifications

· MBA preferred
· Highly analytical and detail oriented
· Ability to develop new ideas and creative solutions
· Ability to work successfully in an ambiguous environment
· Ability to meet tight deadlines and prioritize workload
· Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
· Customer focus and professional demeanor
· Strong track record of business partnership
· People management experience
· Experience and ability to use Essbase, Cognos, or similar tools