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Amazon - Manager - Finance (8-13 yrs)

Bangalore Job Code: 1096411

Finance Manager

External job description :

Job summary :

- Amazon strives to be Earth's most customer-centric company where people can find and discover virtually anything they want to buy online. By giving customers more of what they want - low prices, vast selection, and convenience - Amazon continues to grow and evolve as a world-class e-commerce platform.

- The Finance Manager partners with business leadership to provide strategic guidance and analytic/ decision making support for evaluating and prioritizing new business ideas, providing the leadership, management and vision to ensure that the organization has the necessary and appropriate financial direction, operational controls, administrative and reporting procedures, and information technology / systems to effectively and rapidly grow the business, while securing its financial strength and operating efficiency.

- The role has primary P&L responsibility (including leading the financial planning process) for the business and will need to partner with many internal teams (Category, Operations, Transportation, Supply Chain, FP&A, Accounting) in delivering the business objectives.

- This role requires a self-starter with strong business modeling skills, a keen attention to detail and good track record of influencing business partners. This role has regular interaction with senior leadership and stakeholders across Amazon and requires strong verbal and written communication skills. The candidate will need to be capable of operating with a high degree of autonomy, and hence needs to demonstrate a high degree of comfort with ambiguity besides holding a high bar on professional integrity; and will need to have a proven track record for hiring, developing and retaining the best talent.

Key responsibilities :

- Finance Manager will be a finance partner to the relevant business team driving a key global program for IN. This includes, among other things, responsibility for financial metrics, reporting, forecasting and analysis.

- This individual will be an active member of the leadership team. The successful candidate will be strategic, analytical, and have the demonstrated ability to effectively manage the finances of a high-growth business.

- Perform financial reporting, ad-hoc business analyses and financial modeling.

- Facilitate financial review meetings with business groups and work with business managers to ensure effective finance and cost management.

- Establish and maintain operating and business metrics.

- Work with accounting team to drive the monthly, quarterly, and annual close process.

A day in the life

Basic qualifications :

- Bachelor's degree in finance, accounting, business or related field

- 8+ years post CA/ MBA from a reputed B-school with relevant finance experience

- Advanced knowledge of Excel, and familiarity with databases.

- Advanced analytical skills and an ability to work independently in a fast-paced, ambiguous and rapidly changing environment

Preferred qualifications :

- CA/ICWA/MBA or MS preferred

- Ability to demonstrate strong initiative and possess strong communication skills

- Strong attention to detail and the ability to successfully manage multiple competing priorities simultaneously

- Knowledge of SQL is preferred

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Maternity and Paternity Benefits

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