2024 Finance Internship 6M

London, Greater London, United Kingdom
Competitive salary
19 Nov 2023
08 Dec 2023
Job role
Experience level
Entry level, Internship
Finance teams are the strategy drivers to any organization. This role gives you the opportunity to see how we make business decisions as you gather insights to shape our future. By being involved in performance metrics, data analysis and financial models, you'll identify where we can drive better efficiency and productivity.

How often can you say that your work changes the world? At Amazon, you'll say it often. Join us and define tomorrow's innovations in Finance.

Key Job Responsibilities
• Involved in the preparation of month-end closing activities, and be responsible for the maintenance and further development of management reporting.
• Track performance metrics, analyse data and build financial models to identify better ways to drive efficiency and productivity.
• Contribute to cost-effectiveness and variance analyses, and work on specific and cross-divisional issues to help our business deliver the best to our customers.
• Build trusted partnerships with the business to influence tactical and strategic business decisions that promote business improvements and cost reductions.

Your paid 6-month internship includes:
• Hybrid, flexible working: we believe in striking the right balance between your personal and professional life.
• Mentorship: we care about your career aspirations and strive to assign projects based on your interests. You can learn and be curious with access to unlimited virtual trainings on project management, personal brand, communication skills and many more.
• Get involved: we have with over 13 Amazon Affinity Groups you can join and become an ally to a cause close to your heart (sustainability, diversity, LGBTQ+, mental and/or physical disabilities, local community initiatives, etc.)
• Taking ownership of your career: because when you succeed, we all win. A successful internship, could lead to a full-time (graduate role) after finishing your university studies.

Key job responsibilities

Finance is all about the numbers...unless you work at Amazon; it's knowing the numbers, plus so much more. Enthusiasm, energy and diverse perspectives help us deliver new ideas and solutions.

We help others understand finance and are trusted advisors for every facet of data and communication to ensure our leaders have the most up-to-date and reliable information in order to make the best decisions. The challenges we take on span multiple industries and functions across our many businesses and acquisitions, all powered by the same mission-to be Earth's most customer-centric company.

We are open to hiring candidates to work out of one of the following locations:

London, GBR

• \tCommit to 6 months working full time ( 40h/week)
• \tPursuing a Bachelor's or Master's Degree, with an anticipated graduation date after the completion of your internship.
• \tGraduating in 2024 or 2025
• \tFluent written and verbal communication in English (Level - C1 or higher).
• \tYou will be based in London for the duration of the internship. A relocation package may be offered, subject to an eligibility criteria.


- Working towards a degree in finance, accounting, business and/or similar discipline focused on analytics

- Analytical acumen and interpersonal and communication skills and be someone who is comfortable with ambiguity and working with large databases

- Experience in Excel (e.g., sum, if, pivots, lookups)

- Experience performing financial and ad hoc analysis using Excel

- Experience demonstrating problem solving and root cause analysis

- Proven ability to develop new ideas and solutions

- Ability to meet tight deadlines, priorities workload, and achieve effective results in a fast-paced, dynamic environment

- Demonstrated effective communication and presentation skills by working with peers and various levels of management

- Experience working with large-scale data mining and reporting tools (e.g., SQL, MSAccess, Essbase, and/or Cognos)

- Fluent written and spoken English

- Proficient written and spoken communication in a second European language

Applications and Assessment Process: Selected candidates will be invited to an online assessment, if successful you'll attend a virtual interview consisting of a combination of interviews and case studies, focusing on our Leadership Principles. This selection process is subject to change and varies on role and location.

We are committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion, and leveraging our unique perspectives to scale our impact and grow. Amazon has 13 affinity groups (https://www.aboutamazon.com/affinity-groups), sometimes known as employee resource groups, which bring employees together across businesses and locations around the world. With executive and company sponsorship, these groups play an important role in building internal networks for creating a community, advising Amazon business units, leading in service projects, and reaching out to communities where Amazonians live and work.

Want to know more about our opportunities? Visit our EMEA Student Programs Team Events page to register for one of our upcoming events: https://amazonstudentevents.splashthat.com/careers

Amazon is an equal opportunities employer. We believe passionately that employing a diverse workforce is central to our success. We make recruiting decisions based on your experience and skills. We value your passion to discover, invent, simplify and build. Protecting your privacy and the security of your data is a longstanding top priority for Amazon. Please consult our Privacy Notice (https://www.amazon.jobs/en/privacy_page) to know more about how we collect, use and transfer the personal data of our candidates.

Our inclusive culture empowers Amazonians to deliver the best results for our customers. If you have a disability and need an adjustment during the application and hiring process, including support for the interview or onboarding process, please contact the Applicant-Candidate Accommodation Team (ACAT), Monday through Friday from 7:00 am GMT - 4:00 pm GMT. If calling directly from the United Kingdom, please dial +44 800 086 9884 (tel:+448000869884). If calling from Ireland, please dial +353 1800 851 489 (tel:+3531800851489).

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