Finance is all about the numbers unless you work at Amazon; it is about knowing the numbers and so much more. As finance leaders, we’re not just a reporting function, but a core part of the business, developing strong partnerships and creating value through insightful analyses.
If you want to be a part of a fast moving, dynamic initiative then this is the role for you!
The EU Marketing Finance team has an opening for an experienced, highly analytical, and ambitious individual to join our team as a Finance Analyst.
We’re looking for a driven, collaborative and forward thinking person to join our Luxembourg-based team. In this role, you will be the finance partner and trusted advisor to one or more of our marketing channels, ensuring that the drivers of performance are well understood, and providing your business partners with actionable insights.
Your role will involve close collaboration with the EU-wide marketing teams.
The core responsibilities for this role include :
Analyse financial and operational metrics to generate actionable insights
Support regular business reviews (weekly, monthly and quarterly)
Act as a business partner to your area, through by collaborating with the business on analysis to support decision making
Develop ad-hoc business analysis and present recommendations to senior management
Strong Excel skills
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Ability to work successfully in an ambiguous environment
Ability to take initiative and self-start
Ability to build and manage financial models for business forecasting, variance analysis and problem solving.
Strong analytical skills and a passion for generating insights from large amounts of data
Ability to collaborate with diverse business stakeholders and partner effectively with junior and senior members of the team.
Bias for action, including the ability to juggle multiple priorities and meet deadlines
3+ years of relevant experience.
A strong academic background combined with a degree qualification
Former experience in a business partnering role would be of benefit
Prior experience with financial system such as Cognos, TM1 or similar
Prior experience with SQL