Senior Financial Analyst, AWS FP&A Infrastructure

US, FL, Virtual Location - Florida

Full Time Senior-level / Expert
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Amazon is a fast paced, dynamic, high-tech company based in Seattle. Amazon is considered the most reputable company in the world, according to Harris Interactive. Amazon received the highest scores for its emotional appeal and its products and services. It also scored in the top five in vision and leadership, financial performance and workplace environment.

Amazon has a history and tradition of leading the world in Web-related technologies and services. The Harris Poll recently found Amazon to be the most trusted company in the United States, with products and services ranked over Apple and Google. One of those products is Amazon Web Services (AWS). Since early 2006, AWS has provided companies of all sizes with an infrastructure platform in the cloud.

On the AWS Finance team you will be surrounded by people that are exceptionally talented, bright, and driven, and believe that world class support is critical to customer success. To support this quickly growing business, you must be highly analytical and possess a strong passion for analytics and accountability, setting high standards, and razor-sharp accuracy. We take working hard, having fun, and making history seriously and you should too!

This role is on the AWS Infrastructure team. We provide end-to-end financial support driving AWS to be the low cost provider in Cloud computing and leader in customer experience. This includes supporting business owners in building, operating and innovating our Cloud data centers. We support operations, business development, and engineering. You should be passionate about producing financial analysis enabling management to make breakthrough decisions, drive cash flow, and ultimately delight our customers.

The ideal candidate for this role will have strong Excel skills and fundamental skills in budgeting and forecasting with a high degree of accuracy. Strong oral and written communication skills are crucial, as well as the ability to think clearly, analyze quantitatively, problem-solve and prioritize.

Key responsibilities include:
· Partnering with business and finance teams and providing support in deep-diving to answer questions from finance, business, and senior leadership.
· Providing analytical support to the team and creating meaningful reports to drive process improvement or business insights.
· Creating new tools/systems/dashboards that enable teams in Data Centers to have appropriate visibility into the AWS Finance.
· Provide fact-based insights into variances and trends.
· Manage and develop financial reports that align, and simplify monthly business reviews, annual planning, and forecasting processes.

Basic Qualifications


· BA/BS Degree in Finance, Accounting, Business, Engineering and/or similar discipline with analytical bias and MBA Preferred
· Minimum 5 years of finance experience, or master’s degree and 3 years of experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

Preferred Qualifications

· Experience working successfully in an ambiguous environment
· Demonstrated ability to manage multiple competing priorities simultaneously and drive projects to completion
· Excellent written and verbal communication skills, and team-oriented philosophy
· A strong desire and aptitude for learning
· Ability to react with the appropriate levels of urgency to situations and events which require quick response or turnaround
· Knowledge of COGNOS is preferred
· Knowledge of SQL is preferred
· FP&A experience
· Proactive, process- and results-driven, able to set priorities right and committed to deadlines
· Strong ability to take initiative and self-start when necessary
· 5+ years of relevant finance experience.
· 5+ years experience with Excel




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