Amazon Lab126 is an inventive research and development company that designs and engineers high-profile consumer electronics. Lab126 began in 2004 as a subsidiary of Amazon.com, Inc., originally creating the best-selling Kindle family of products. Since then, we have produced groundbreaking devices like Fire tablets, Fire TV, and Amazon Echo. What will you help us create?
Work hard. Have fun. Make history. The Role: As a Finance Manager, you will work directly with business leaders to identify financial risks, opportunities and develop business cases. The successful candidate will have shown experience in past roles influencing business owners and supporting decision making in rapidly evolving environments. This role requires a self-starter with strong modeling skills, a keen attention to detail, and ability to manage multiple projects effectively. This role also has regular interaction with executives and various business units across Amazon and therefore requires strong interpersonal and communication skills.
Bachelor degree in finance, economics or a related field and 7+ years of finance/accounting experience OR masters degree in finance, economics or a related field and 5+ years of finance/accounting experience.
· Advanced skills in Microsoft Excel (macros, pivots, lookups) · Ability to work in a database environment · Understanding of product development process for consumer electronics devices · Demonstrated ability to influence decisions through effective verbal and written communication, logical reasoning ad the presentation of alternatives · Must be able to comfortably and confidently present to and lead discussions with all levels within the organization · Experience in developing requirements for products and processes to drive continuous improvement · Advanced use of SQL (data mining and business intelligence). · Excellent attention to detail, strong problem solving skills, the ability to deal with ambiguity, and work successfully and effectively on cross-functional team · Self-starter with strong analytical skills and decision-making capabilities · Ability to work in a team-oriented environment, often cross-functionally · Demonstrated ability to manage multiple competing priorities and drive projects to completion · Demonstrated ability to work independently and self-motivate in a fast paced and rapidly-changing environment
Amazon is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer – Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation.