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Financial Analyst, JP Transportation Finance

Financial Analyst, JP Transportation Finance

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Amazon Japan G.K.
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Job Description

Amazon Japan is looking for a dynamic, organized self-starter to join us as the Transportation Financial Analyst in our headquarters in Tokyo. The Transportation Financial Analyst will provide analytical support to optimize our dynamic and rapidly growing transportation network. The Financial Analyst will be responsible both for optimizing our financial performance and driving improvements to the customer experience. The successful candidate will be a key partner to the transportation business team, lead transportation business planning, analyze financial and operational performance, continuously seek and propose improvement opportunities and support and drive initiatives to realize those opportunities. Duties will include:

- Preparing transportation business planning and forecasting
- Ensuring excellent financial controllership over the transportation financials, including month end close
- Maintaining data integrity and periodically auditing key transactional data
- Communicating financial performance to business partners as well as corporate finance team
- Developing and implementing policies that guide business team in improving and optimizing the process
- Partnering with the JP Transportation team to lead cost initiatives, including identifying and analyzing new opportunities
- Partnering with the JP Procurement and Engineering teams to seek out new opportunities to reduce the costs of shipping supplies, including innovative means of packaging, and helping to drive the rollout of these initiatives


- 予算策定、予実管理
- 月次決算を含む輸送に関する財務指標の管理
- データの一貫性を保持し、定期的にデータの監査の実行
- プロセス改善及び最適化に繋がるポリシーの策定及び実行
- 財務指標について、ビジネス・パートナー、USのファイナンスに対して適切なコミュニケーション
- 輸送事業部と協調してコスト削減の機会を見出し、実行すること
- 資材の調達部及びエンジニアリング・チームと協調して、革新的な手段を含む資材費の削減に繋がる機会を追求し、実行をサポートすること

Basic Qualifications

- 3+ years of experience in finance, accounting, consulting, or a related highly-analytic field
- BA/BS degree
- Excellent written and oral communication skills in both Japanese and English
- Proven ability to meet tight deadlines and prioritize workload
- Proven ability to work successfully in an ambiguous environment
- Strong PC modeling skills including intermediate to advanced proficiency in Microsoft Excel
- Ability to translate large amounts of data into useful information and actionable priorities

- 財務、会計、コンサルティング、ないしこれに類する高度な分析を伴う業務経験が3年以上
- 大学卒以上
- 日本語:母国語/上級、英語:ビジネスレベル ※読み書き必須
- 仕事のペースが速く、また変化の激しく、物事が不確実・不明瞭な環境の中でも、自発的に考え、業務を遂行でき、業務内容や業務量に優先順位をつけてしっかりと業務を遂行し、期日を守り結果を出せること ※要マルチタスク能力
- 優れたPCモデリングスキルを有すること(Microsoft Excel中・上級レベル:macros, pivots, lookups)
- ボリュームの多いデータから役に立つ情報を読みとるスキルを有すること ※希望するスキル・経験

Preferred Qualifications

- MBA/CPA preferred
- Advanced skills in MS Word/Excel, Oracle SQL, COGNOS, Access, and/or Essbase
- Knowledge of or prior experience in the Japanese logistics/ transportation business

- MBA/CPAお持ちの方
- MS Word/Excel, Oracle SQL, COGNOS, Access, and/or Essbase等に関する知識をお持ちの方
- 物流又は輸送業に関する知識、経験あれば尚可