Accounting Assistant

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Recruiter
Amazon
Location
Hyderabad, Telangana, India
Salary
Competitive salary
Posted
04 May 2021
Closes
07 May 2021
Ref
1421992
DESCRIPTION
Amazon is seeking a data-driven Financial Analyst to support the Vendor Investigations and Transactions Accuracy team in Accounts Payable. We are looking for a strong leader that will take ownership and drive change in a dynamic global business environment using data analytic techniques that allow leaders to organize and review large amounts of data quickly. This individual will ensure Amazon's Finance Operations processes stay ahead of risks in the vendor payments area, including internal control effectiveness, erroneous payment detection and prevention, and vendor risk analysis through a culture of continuous inspection of processes, systems, and key business initiatives.

Key Responsibilities:

• Carry out the vision and mission of the VITA team to prevent, detect, and investigate issues of erroneous payments to vendors using transactional data
• Review large amounts of payment data from multiple Amazon invoicing, payment and procurement systems to determine if payments are erroneous
• Maintain the productivity target set
• Support other team members, including other Finance Operations teams, on any activities assigned to the team as a whole
• Understand and follow Amazon's policies and procedures on invoice entry and transaction processing

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS
• Degree holder (or in progress) in finance, accounting, or other related field
• Minimum of 3+ years of relevant professional experience in accounts payable, invoice processing, procurement, vendor support or supply chain
• Data analysis in Excel with at least one visualization tool such as Tableau or QuickSite

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS
• Work experience in public accounting or internal audit or external audits and SOX compliance practice. Prior forensic experience or CFE would be an added advantage
• Ability to work as a team player in a fast-paced, dynamic environment
• Excellent organizational and prioritization skills with the ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously
• Strong leadership and analytical skills, and ability to work independently and in a team environment
• Strong interpersonal skills, including persuasive written and oral communication skills