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Senior Finance Analyst

Senior Finance Analyst

Job ID 
609888
Location 
IN-MH-Mumbai
Posted Date 
13-04-2018
Company 
ASSPL - Maharashtra
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Job Description

About Amazon Prime Video
“Many of the problems we face have no textbook solution, and so we-happily-invent new ones.” – Jeff Bezos


The Amazon Prime Video team is shaping the future of digital video entertainment. Amazon Prime Video seeks a Senior Finance Analyst to play a key role on the Digital Video finance team. Over the past decade Amazon has developed a number of market-leading, innovative, and fast-growing digital and mobile businesses, including: Amazon Prime Video, Amazon Prime Music, Echo, Kindle and Audible. This is an exciting opportunity to join one of the most innovative businesses at Amazon, directly supporting a high performing marketing team. This is an exciting opportunity for an entrepreneurial minded candidate who wants to work in a start-up like environment and is passionate about digital media and new customer experiences.

This role will be a good fit if you are highly analytical, thrive in a fast paced environment, and are able to work with large sets of data.

Key responsibilities:
  • Work closely with business team to create financial models and evaluate long term strategic opportunities as well as short term tactical opportunities
  • Define and produce key business metrics the business
  • Interface with a wide variety of stakeholders for planning and reporting
  • Analysis to support key business decisions
  • Create financial forecasts and present to Sr. Mgmt.
  • Perform deep dives to understand key business and finance variables and provide recommendations
This position requires a successful candidate tackle multiple projects and efficiently execute deliverables. The right individual will have exceptional Finance skills and strong understanding of Accounting principles, solid leadership skills and firm business judgment capable of driving an organization to the right results.
You will operate independently and successfully in a fast-paced, global, results-oriented environment, and have the ability to influence the decisions of senior business leaders through effective verbal and written communication, logical reasoning, and the presentation of alternatives. The successful candidate must be able to think and act both strategically and tactically. Strong oral and written communication skills are crucial, as well as ability to think clearly, analyze quantitatively, problem-solve, scope technical requirements and prioritize.

The team needs a self-starter, who is able to work effectively autonomously and drive projects with the team and cross-functionally with other teams including Content, Marketing and Business development. The candidate will need to able to collaborate with business partners both in IN as well as abroad. You must display strong initiative for anticipating and meeting the business demands of senior-level business managers.
This role will be based in Mumbai, India

Basic Qualifications

Basic Qualifications
  • MBA (Finance/Strategy) from a Top B school/CA with strong academic credentials
  • 7-8 years of relevant experience
  • Advanced analytical and problem solving skills and an ability to work independently in a fast-paced and rapidly changing environment
  • Working knowledge of Advanced Excel and SQL
  • Familiarity with financial reporting software (Cognos/Oracle)

Preferred Qualifications

  • Work experience in FMCG, Media or Telecom will be an added advantage
  • Performed a Business partnering role for a rapidly scaling up Organization
  • Demonstrated ability to build and manage financial models for business support involving forecasting, variance analysis
  • Ability to lead Projects independently
  • Excellent written and oral communication