Amazon is seeking a Finance Business Partner to join an exciting, high growth area of Amazon within our European Operations Finance team in London.
We are looking for a smart and creative individual to deliver robust and structured reporting, improve the planning modelling and implement processes that are well understood and communicated throughout the organization. The growth of the business and the increasing complexity driven by new launches and services make this role an exciting, interesting and challenging proposition. Expect to get involved in supporting new projects and initiatives, driving performance, building plans for the future, as well as managing regular reporting, forecasting and general planning. You will provide leadership on the right financial controllership to ensure the results of the business are properly recorded and the assets of the business protected.
The ideal candidate will be comfortable in a fast-paced, dynamic environment and will be a creative and analytical problem solver.
o Building and managing the right reporting to support the business
o Owning business planning and forecasting processes
o Conducting business case analysis of new programs and services
o Working in conjunction with EU FP&A teams to drive best practice and consistent processes.
o Supporting internal customer groups in all finance and accounting matters including budgeting, forecasting, expense tracking and control.
o Identifying and communicating issues to senior management as well as regular reporting Skills/Experience:
o Demonstrable relevant finance/accounting experience
o Excellent written communication skills as demonstrated by writing project documentation, Quarterly Review reports etc
o Experience in logistics would be helpful. Experience in working in a fast-paced growth environment is essential.
o Demonstrated ability to build and manage financial models for business forecasting, variance analysis and problem solving
o Advanced Excel user