Finance Manager

Recruiter
Amazon
Location
Poznan, Poland
Salary
Competitive salary
Posted
25 Nov 2020
Closes
24 Dec 2020
Ref
1353142
Job role
Finance manager
Experience level
Manager
Description:
As we continue to open up more managerial opportunities, we're seeking motivated Finance Manager to join our world-class Fulfilment & Operations network. You'll function as the trusted finance manager, business partner and advisor, supporting fellow Amazonians to really understand their financial decisions.
We're working to become the most customer-centric company on Earth: come and teach us a few things about finance, and we'll teach you few things in return.
About this key role:

Finance is all about the numbers...unless you work at Amazon; it's knowing the numbers and so much more. Enthusiasm enables us deliver new ideas, and solutions. Do you view problems as treasures, and are you willing to dive deep to develop those solutions and deliver results? Will you seek to question the status quo, and accept that your ideas and mechanisms may be tested daily? At Amazon, we move with purpose and speed, and this requires us to work with a dynamic network of Operations, HR, Engineering and Procurement partners.

Finance Manager will work with at the EU level, across multiple sites, including regional partners. They will support others understand results and will be *the* trusted business advisor for all levels of leadership. They will employ every facet of data and communication to ensure our leaders have the most up to date and reliable information to enable them make the best possible decision.
This is a perfect position for someone who knows how to work with teams that are fast and smart. You will provide the business with big leadership bringing a deep knowledge and a proven record of accomplishment. You know which details make all the difference, and which ones don't add value. You know the difference between investing wisely, and money wasted. Your experience of delivering operational improvements, improving savings to the bottom or improving customer experience, will support you in knowing where to look.

You'll be responsible for:
• Creating from scratch and supervising Central Controllership & Fixed Cost Team that would cover Continental Europe;
• Managing others, developing exceptional talents, and encouraging your team to address assumptions;
• Organizing and participating in cross-functional business activities across several locations;
• Constantly questioning the status quo and proposing alternative solutions to improve efficiency;
• Implementing policies and programs that guide Operations towards maintaining and improving its current position and profitability;
• Creating a "learn by doing" environment, by engaging with the on-the-floor associates and managers;
• Partner with your team, by handling all weekly and monthly financial activities, including forecasting, planning and reporting;
• Working with data source providers and technology teams, ensuring that key decision data is accurate, automated and timely.

Learning opportunities:
• Autonomy to innovate and deliver new approaches that impact the operations of the business
• Learn from inspiring and diverse team
• Growth in a fast-pace environment where every day is day one;
• Learn from people with a wide variety of professional backgrounds;
• Ability to develop new skills and opportunities through lateral, geographical or functional moves.
Benefits
At Amazon, we ask a lot of our employees, which is why we give so much in return. In addition to your attractive compensation package joining the team comes with great benefits such as:
• International relocation package
• Supplementary health insurance
• Supplementary pension plan
• Life & disability insurance
• Access to MultiSport card for discounted entry to over 4,600 sport and leisure facilities in Poland
• Being involved in an international environment

Preferred Qualifications:
• Management experience with proven leadership skills: you have a proven ability to take on and create new assignments for others;
• Advanced problem solving and root cause analysis ability, combined with confident communication skills for conveying your conclusions;
• You're highly analytical, detail-oriented and bring a solid sense of business acumen: you have a previous experience of managing new ideas and creative solutions;
• You can coordinate and prioritize your workload in a exciting, high-growth, occasionally ambiguous environment;
• You have experience of working with large-scale data mining and reporting tools;
• Previous experience as a manager in a Manufacturing, Distribution Centre or Logistics environment;
• MBA or Professional certification (CPA/CMA etc.).

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.

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