Amazon is seeking a highly analytical and resourceful Financial Analyst II to support our EU Postal Injection Network. 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 :
Extracting, combining, and summarizing data to analyze the financial impact of new initiatives, and effectively communicating key findings to senior leadership to influence and support tactical and strategic business decisions
Working closely with business partners, stakeholders, and other finance teams across transportation, fulfillment, supply chain, and technology teams to reduce cost while improving customer experience
Building forecasting models and operating plans
BA / BS degree in Finance, Economics, Accounting, Engineering or other fields with an analytical focus
2+ 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
Intermediate to advanced proficiency in Microsoft Excel (macros, pivots, lookups)
Demonstrated financial acumen or experience delivering quantitative analyses
Fluent in English
MS or MBA from a highly regarded school, professional certification, or 4+ years of relevant experience performing financial or other quantitative analyses with demonstrated career progression
Experience working with large-scale data mining and reporting tools (i.e. SQL, MSAccess, Essbase and / or Cognos)