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Sr Manager- Finance Job ID 917326 | ADCI - Karnataka

DESCRIPTION Amazon seeks an experienced Senior Manager to lead the Finance Operations Accounting & Analysis (FOAA) team Finance Operations Accounting and Analysis (FOAA) performs accounting and analysis services and our primary customers are Finance Operations and Central Accounting As a key member of the FOAA project team you will be driving operational excellence and automation initiatives with our technology partners, Accounting, Financial Operations, and the broader FOAA organization Through a culture of continuous improvement of our processes/systems/tools you will be leading a team of individuals towards key business initiatives aimed to streamline our operational processes This individual must be an organized, driven, curious and an action-oriented leader who can lead collaborative problem solving and deliver impactful results for FOAA This is an exciting opportunity to drive significant value for Finance Accounting and Operations (FOAA) by leading initiatives focused on both process redesign and automation

The successful candidate will have a thorough understanding of the DMAIC model including how to measure, analyze, improve and control (DMAIC) in accordance with Six Sigma principles Experience with lean principles through identifying and quantifying waste, idle time, and defects is extremely important Experience working with big data and managing business intelligence engineers or experience leading transformation initiatives is a plus

This individual should be strategic, analytical, and have a demonstrated ability to influence the decisions of senior business leaders and technologists through effective verbal and written communication, financial accounting & risk management analyses, and the presentation of alternatives The role operates in a fast-paced, global, results-oriented environment and is responsible for FOAA financial accounting and controllership This individual will be a strong and inspirational leader to raise the bar on hiring, developing and retaining the best talent to continue to build our world class FOAA projects team

Lead, manage and develop the FOAA project automation team which is comprised of highly proficient accounting professionals as well as forward leaning technologists including business intelligence engineers, product managers, and process redesign professionals
Partner with FinOps, FOAA, and FinTech leaders to deliver accounting automation and process redesign projects Drive process improvements throughout each organization by leveraging Lean or Six Sigma principles
Eliminate waste and reduce variations in service and design processes and improve overall reconciliation quality and efficiency You must have the ability to structure problems, perform analysis, and present to senior executives Supporting business partners at Amazon requires the ability to dissent, while building trust
Liaise between FinOps and Central Accounting, and FOAA Global Process Owners in regards to operational accounting matters, as well as internal controls over financial reconciliations and analysis Must be able to articulate how new processes and system automation impact the current state ecosystem
Actively engage with the business and technology teams on new business initiatives, as well as significant IT projects and process changes, to drive accounting automation and control requirements and testing
Lead automation and planning initiatives and evaluate and direct resources accordingly this will include project evaluations - including structuring the problem, performing analysis, and presenting options to senior executives
Optimize accounting & reporting processes for speed, agility and insight through automation and process redesign
Create a learn by doing environment by engaging with the finance operations teams to promote and encourage continued customer focus Provide direction and mentoring to team members through exceptional people management skills including continual feedback, development, and coaching

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS Degree in Engineering, Computer Science, or Master Degree in Finance
10 years of large corporation accounting and related ERP systems experience with progressively increasing levels of responsibility
Six Sigma Black Belt certification or commensurate experience with proven track record of driving a culture of continuous process improvement
A proven track record of sound decision-making, taking ownership and delivering results
A people leader who has experience hiring and developing world-class global teams and scaling the team to meet business needs
Demonstrated experience solving multiple, complex operational and technical accounting challenges
Demonstrated experience working in a matrix environment, influencing others to achieve goals and successfully driving milestone-driven projects
Excellent analytical skills and the ability to get into the details while also seeing and understanding the big picture
Results-oriented, highly energetic, dynamic individual with hands-on mentality
Ability to engage with staff at all levels of the organization
Strong written and verbal communication skills with a customer focused, professional demeanor
Professional traits that are not unique to this position, but necessary for Amazon leaders
Exhibits excellent judgment
Hires and develops great people
Has relentlessly high standards
Thinks strategically, but stays on top of tactical execution
Expects and requires innovation of her/his team
Thinks big and has convictions
Results oriented
Has the innate ability to inspire passion in others

Preferred qualifications
Degree in Accounting, or CPA (or equivalent)
MBA, MS in Accounting
Operational accounting experience with one or more Fortune 500 companies
MS in Finance or other quantitative areas preferred
Experience working in a fast paced environment and/or technology business
Advanced Excel skills and strong understanding of financial reporting and data mining tools (Cognos, Essbase, SQL, etc), Machine Learning
Experience working with big data sets and gleaming insights through rigorous analysis

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Bangalore, India


Finance and Accounting

Profile Summary:

Employment Type : Full Time
Eligibility : Any Graduate
Industry : Consumer Durables/FMCG, Warehousing
Functional Area : Accounting/Tax/Company Secretary/Audit
Role : Other Accounting
Salary : As per Industry Standards
Deadline : 18th Mar 2020

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