Amazon is seeking a highly analytical and resourceful Financial Analyst to support the Transportation Finance team. Amazon transportation is continuously innovating on behalf of our customers to deliver more selection, more quickly, and at lower prices.
In this role, you will drive profitability and customer experience by directly impacting the development, planning, and execution of our transportation network.
The role will require quickly learning and fully grasping the business’s economics to understand the big picture, gaining proficiency in our data systems to capture the right details, and communicating clearly and succinctly to effectively partner with business leaders and influence decisions.
Given the nature of this initiative, you will have to venture into unknown territory, and help the team learn how to succeed in a new space.
Key Responsibilities :
Drive large scale projects across EU with a significant P&L impact by interacting with our key partners in finance and business.
Build and enhance financial models used to understand & optimize the company’s transportation cost / revenue.
Identify & drive execution of opportunities to improve our cost efficiency in specific countries or across our network.
Compile / review financial results and plans and communicate results to company leaders.
Equip the management with regular actionable reporting to enable decision making.
Drive team productivity by automating and outsourcing reporting and analysis.
BA / BS degree in Finance, MBA Finance, Economics, Accounting, Engineering or other fields with an analytical focus
4+ years of corporate finance or related analytical experience
Demonstrated effective written and verbal communication and presentation skills working with peers and various levels of management
Proven ability to develop strategic relationships with business partners
Proven ability to solve complex problems and perform root cause analyses
High capacity to prioritize workload and achieve effective results within tight deadlines in a fast-paced, dynamic, ever-
growing, and often ambiguous environment; effective multi-tasking skills are vital
Advanced proficiency in Microsoft Excel (macros, pivots, lookups) and working knowledge of SQL
Experience in data visualization tools (e.g. Tableau, PowerBI).
Demonstrated financial acumen or experience delivering quantitative analyses
Fluent in English
MBA from a highly regarded school, professional certification, or 6+ years of relevant experience performing financial or other quantitative analyses with demonstrated career progression
Advanced skills in SQL, COGNOS, MS Office.
Exposure on statistical software tools : SAS, SPSS, R, Python or Matlab.