Are you looking for that next big Finance opportunity? Looking for a business partnering role with full P&L responsibility? Want to directly influence the future of some of the most successful products in cloud computing? Join us at AWS 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.
AWS Finance seeks a world class Finance Manager to be a key leader supporting the Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2) Windows business. Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2) is a web service that provides resizable compute capacity in the cloud. Amazon EC2 has grown to be one of the fastest growing and most strategic suite of products in the AWS portfolio. Read more about the business at: https://aws.amazon.com/ec2/
This position will work closely with finance management as well as key business partners across the AWS organization, including product managers, engineering leaders, sales and business development leadership, and internal AWS teams to drive thoughtful analysis and controllership in the Amazon EC2 Windows business.
The successful candidate will implement and drive the core financial processes for the business including Annual Operating Plans, Service P&Ls, Monthly/Quarterly Business Reviews, identify and quantify financial/operational Risks and Opportunities (R&O) to the business, and drive ad-hoc business projects.
This role requires a self-starter with a strong financial modeling background, problem solving skills, a keen attention to detail, ability to work in a fast-paced environment with ambiguous situations, and solid skills in people management and thought leadership. This role has regular interaction with various business units across Amazon and requires strong people skills.
Build out and enhance P&L models, develop business insights and KPI dashboards, and lead ad hoc analyses.
Support new business initiatives/products/feature launches; understand cost models and drive pricing decisions
Provide deep analytics and communicate effectively to senior business team leaders
Take the lead in financial planning and analysis; building complex financial models and analytical tools to measure overall financial performance, including short and long range financial/operational forecasts, and communicating results to senior management
Develop metrics to measure efficacy of the services and standardize financial reports
Analyze new business ideas, make analytical judgments, and provide data intensive analyses to drive meaningful change
Manage financial controllership, lead reviews of financial metrics, analyze variances, synthesize key business drivers, and communicate them to senior management in business terms and influence them through presenting actionable drivers.
8+ years of finance experience or a related analytical field.
Financial modeling, P&L management and/or analysis experience
Ability to understand multiple business dimensions and draw inferences by connecting various inputs.
Strong business partner experience; experienced in working with multiple stakeholders
Strong interpersonal skills, including written and oral communication skills
Track record of managing deliverables from multiple parties to meet challenging deadlines
The ability to self-motivate in a fast-paced and rapidly-changing environment with competing deadlines
Comfort with ambiguity and a willingness to work with a high degree of autonomy
Experience with cube engine tools (e.g. TM1, Cognos or Essbase), SQL and Data warehouse
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