Financial Analyst II, Amazon Air

Amazon.com - Seattle, WA (30+ days ago)3.6


Job Description
Amazon seeks a highly analytical and resourceful Financial Analyst to support the Amazon Air program. Amazon transportation continues to innovate on behalf of our customers to deliver a faster, wider selection 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 by developing and reporting on financial measurements. This position will focus on our new and existing gateway network. The role will require a quick understanding and complete grasp of 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:
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
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
Developing metrics and reports to provide controllership to new programs
Invoice auditing to ensure appropriate controllership principles are applied
Report monthly P&L for multiple gateway facilities
Month end close reporting
Basic Qualifications
BA/BS degree in Finance, Economics, Accounting, Engineering or a other fields with an analytical focus
3+ years of relevant experience
Preferred Qualifications
MBA from a highly regarded school, professional certification, or 5+ years of relevant experience performing financial or other quantitative analyses with demonstrated career progression
Demonstrated effective communication and presentation skills working with peers and various levels of management
Experience working with large-scale data mining and reporting tools (i.e. SQL, MSAccess, Essbase and/or Cognos)
Finance or analytical experience in air cargo, passenger airlines, logistics, or e-commerce
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
Amazon is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer – Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation