Amazon Corporate LLC Senior Financial Analyst in Seattle, Washington

Senior Financial Analyst Job ID 558787 Location US-WA-Seattle Posted Date 7/14/2017 Company Amazon Corporate LLC Position Category Finance & Accounting Recruiting Team .. Job DescriptionMULTIPLE POSITIONS AVAILABLE: Conduct financial analysis and strategic planning in support of business groups. Partner with Vice President and/or Director and Category/Business Leaders in setting profitability, business expansion, and product selection goals. Work directly for business leaders and cross-functional teams to present results of ad hoc business and statistical analysis and recommendations to senior management for optimal decision making. Develop and automate reporting of key performance metrics and analysis using Excel, SQL, COGNOS, Essbase and other tools to achieve business goals. Perform business and financial forecasting and spreadsheet modeling by writing complex SQL queries to gather the financial and operational data needed for the analysis and using advanced excel spreadsheet modeling techniques. Review and measure financial and operational performance on a weekly basis with business team and report to senior management using financial and operational metrics, including performing ad-hoc audits of the financial metrics used for data accuracy. Work on monthly close process working closely with accounting to ensure the validity of the financials and report results to senior management. Oversee and review bi-yearly operational planning activities for detailed business level budgeting and forecasting, and create detailed financials plans. Update the detailed financial plans on a regular basis. Work with business teams to create daily forecasts based on the previously created monthly forecasts. Define reporting methodologies. Create new reporting using Excel, SQL, and COGNOS. Maintain and run reports using tools such as Excel, Essbase, Cognos, and SQL. Conduct financial, statistical and business analyses, business and financial forecasting, and financial spreadsheet modeling, using a broad range of tools and technologies, including Excel, Essbase, SQL and Cognos. Maintain and update websites for internal communication using HTML code. Track down and identify sources of data, determine the validity of the data, and analyze the variance in the data between various systems and reports. Basic QualificationsPRIMARY REQUIREMENTS: Education: Master's degree in Business Administration, Finance, Economics, or a related field. Experience: 12 months in the job offered or related experience as a Financial Analyst, Consultant or related. ALTERNATE REQUIREMENTS: Education: Bachelor's degree in Business Administration, Finance, Economics, or a related field. Experience: 60 months in the job offered or related experience as a Financial Analyst, Consultant or related. Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, or national origin. Preferred Qualifications All applicants must meet all the above listed requirements. Amazon is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer – Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation