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Amazon Senior Finance Analyst , EMEA Data Centre Finance in Dublin, Ireland

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Do you want to directly influence the future of some of the most successful products in cloud computing? Come join Amazon Web Services Finance! Amazon Web Services (AWS) is a highly reliable, scalable, low-cost infrastructure platform in the cloud that powers hundreds of thousands of enterprise, government and start-up business and organizations in over 190 countries around the world. Launched in 2006, Amazon Web Services officially began offering developer customers access to web services – now widely known as cloud computing – based on Amazon’s own back-end technology platform.

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!

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 datacenters. 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.

We are growing rapidly in existing regions as well as expanding into new regions. As a member of this team, you will work with regional AWS leadership to:

  • Serve as a key business partner working directly with regional AWS management and other internal stakeholders to provide financial recommendations

  • Report weekly and monthly financial and operating metrics

  • Manage the financial planning process. Model, analyze and forecast metrics that drive budgeting, forecasting and business decisions

  • Be an integral member in the monthly financial close process and perform ad-hoc projects and analysis as needed

  • Analyze business results for key takeaways to achieve business objectives

  • Monitor compliance with controls and systems, and developing new processes to support the fast-growing, global AWS business

  • Preparing detailed financial models for business segments, drive business initiatives, and identify, implement, and deliver key operational efficiencies

We are open to hiring candidates to work out of one of the following locations:

Dublin, D, IRL

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in BI, finance, engineering, statistics, computer science, mathematics, finance or equivalent quantitative field, or a Bachelor's degree and experience in quantitative role (engineering, process re-engineering, quality assurance)

  • Experience in financial modeling, P&L management or analysis

  • Experience in tax, finance or a related analytical field

  • Experience in accounts receivable or account payable

  • Experience applying key financial performance indicators (KPIs) to analyses

  • Experience in creating process improvements with automation and analysis

  • Experience in identifying, leading, and executing opportunities to improve, automate, standardize or simplify finance or business tools and processes

  • Experience with advanced use of SQL for data mining and business intelligence

  • Experience working with stakeholders

Preferred Qualifications

  • MBA, or CPA

  • Knowledge of Tableau

  • Experience participating in continuous improvement projects in your team to scale and improve controllership with measurable results

  • Experience working with large-scale data mining and reporting tools (examples: SQL, MS Access, Essbase, Cognos) and other financial systems (examples: Oracle, SAP, Lawson, JD Edwards)

Amazon is an equal opportunities employer. We believe passionately that employing a diverse workforce is central to our success. We make recruiting decisions based on your experience and skills. We value your passion to discover, invent, simplify and build. Protecting your privacy and the security of your data is a longstanding top priority for Amazon. Please consult our Privacy Notice (https://www.amazon.jobs/en/privacy_page) to know more about how we collect, use and transfer the personal data of our candidates.

Our inclusive culture empowers Amazonians to deliver the best results for our customers. If you have a disability and need an adjustment during the application and hiring process, including support for the interview or onboarding process, please contact the Applicant-Candidate Accommodation Team (ACAT), Monday through Friday from 7:00 am GMT - 4:00 pm GMT. If calling directly from the United Kingdom, please dial +44 800 086 9884 (tel:+448000869884). If calling from Ireland, please dial +353 1800 851 489 (tel:+3531800851489).

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