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UK FP&A Finance Analyst

Job Title: UK FP&A Finance Analyst
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: Not Specified
Reference: WRT-2020-12-01-18914A1FBC53
Job Published: January 14, 2021 18:33

Job Description

Job Description

Amazon is seeking a Financial Analyst to join the UK FP&A team within Retail Finance, based at the Amazon UK headquarters in Shoreditch, London.,

  • Analysing key trend/variances and production of monthly/quarterly/ad hoc reporting to the UK Country Manager, Finance Director, and Product Family Leadership,

  • Establishing strong relationships across the global FP&A community, utilising the network to share best practice and drive efficiency in process,

  • Leading and providing analytical support on a range of ad-hoc / cross-functional projects and strategic initiatives,

  • Partnering with Consumer Finance, Accounting, FP&A teams to provide analytics and decision support to country FD,

  • Ownership of finance month end close responsibilities,

  • Co-ordination and analysis of all consumer finance operational planning cycles in UK,

  • Maintaining finance controllership by business partnering with accounting at month end and converting key financial information into a business review process with all stakeholders. By submitting your resume and application information, you authorize Amazon to transmit and store your information in the Amazon group of companies' world-wide recruitment database, and to circulate that information as necessary for the purpose of evaluating your qualifications for this or other job vacancies.

Candidate Description

The successful candidate will be a self-starter who is comfortable with ambiguity, is analytical, and is detail oriented. You will possess the ability to work well in cross-functional teams including both consumer and finance colleagues.,

  • Minimum of Bachelor's degree,

  • Relevant finance qualification (CIMA.ACA.ACCA) or MBA,

  • The ability to prioritize and work to tight deadlines,

  • The ability to build positive business relationships and work collaboratively,

  • An eye for detail and a passion for data,

  • Bias for action, including the ability to juggle multiple priorities,

  • Must demonstrate proficiency with Excel,

  • Comfortable in a fast paced and ambiguous business environment.

    Preferred Qualifications:

  • Prior knowledge of SQL/ETL would be beneficial, a willingness to learn