At Amazon we're working to be the most customer-centric company on earth. To get there, we need exceptionally talented, bright, and driven people. If you'd like to help us build the place to find and buy anything online, this is your chance to make history by joining the amazing finance team at Amazon.
We are seeking a Finance Analyst to support our Finance Media Retail Team in Milan, Italy. This is a great opportunity to grow a career in Finance with the world's largest online retailer.
The growth of the business and the increasing complexity make this role an exciting, interesting, and very challenging proposition. Expect to get involved in supporting new projects and initiatives, driving performance, and help building plans for the future. The role is very broad based and will require an individual who has an eye for details and is good at communicating across functional teams.
Be the finance partner for two Media categories across Italy and Spain, understanding the key challenges of your categories and providing finance support in decision making
Provide finance support to the Media organization, including metrics reporting, variance analysis for monthly and quarterly reviews, annual financial planning, and other ad-hoc projects/analysis
Manage various financial processes for your categories, including month-end close, forecasting, goal setting, budget planning, monthly business reviews and others
Be a subject matter expert of the financial reporting/planning tools
You have 2+ years experience in finance / consulting / engineering
You have a BA/BS degree in Finance, Business Administration, Mathematics, Statistics, Economics, Engineering or other related discipline
You are data-driven, like playing with numbers and building analytical models.
You are fluent in English
You can communicate effectively with various levels of management
You have strong bias for action, looking for solutions yourself when you meet a problem or try to answer a question you dont understand
You enjoy learning by doing.
You are an Advanced Excel user or are comfortable with programming
You like to structure and organize things so that they make sense.
You are not afraid to raise your hand if something doesnt seem right
You are fluent in Italian
You have programming experience such as SQL (strong plus)
You have 4+ years of relevant experience in positions that require analysis
You are able to meet deadlines while managing multiple projects
You have very high attention to details