Financial Analyst for UK and France

Information about the position

  • Place of work: Námestie 1. mája 18, Bratislava
  • Contract type: full-time

Job description, responsibilities and duties

At Amazon we're working to be the most customer-centric company on earth. By giving customers more of what they want - low prices, vast selection, and convenience. Amazon continues to grow and to evolve as a world class e-commerce company.

The European Contra-COGS team in Bratislava is looking for exceptional, smart and ambitious Analysts to join our Contra-COGS team. S/he will support the existing financial reporting structure and compliance processes across Amazon EU businesses in Germany, UK, France, Italy, and Spain. The key goal for this role is to help deliver robust, structured reporting and processes that are well understood and well communicated throughout the organization. Expect to get involved in supporting new projects and initiatives, driving performance, and help building plans for the future. The role is very broad based and will require an individual who has an eye for details and is good at communicating across functional teams.

Your responsibilities include:
- Review and reconcile financial agreements, ensure that accurate information is entered into various reporting tools.
- Support all members of finance team to drive best practices, especially in the area of pricing, vendor agreements, management reporting and compliance.
- Supervise daily operations, become the expert on signing C-COGS agreements.
- Audit and improve standard C-COGS tools & processes, enable simplification, automation and scale.
- Identify and communicate issues and areas for improvement to Finance/ Vendor Managers and make recommendations which processes should be improved or optimized.
- Develop excel based tools and financial analysis models to support business decision making.
- Perform deep dive analysis to identify root business and reporting issues.
- Ensure SLA is met, analyze and improve ongoing business results.
- Report results to countries and senior management, maximize Cash Flow by supporting the business.

Requirements for the employee

Required education

Follow-up/Higher Professional Education
University education (Bachelor's degree)
University education (Master's degree)
Postgraduate (Doctorate)

Language skills

English - Upper intermediate (B2) and French - Intermediate (B1)

Personality requirements and skills

Basic Qualifications:
- Bachelor/ master degree in finance, business administration or related field
- Fluent in English
- Intermediate French
- Advanced Excel user, very comfortable with software and tools
- High attention to details, you like to structure and organize things so that they make sense.
- Able to multitask several projects, deliver against tight timelines and analyze data in a clear and structured manner
- Strong oral and written communication skills, as well as ability to think clearly, analyze quantitatively and problem-solve.


Brief description of the company

At, we're working to be the most customer-centric company on the Earth. To get there, we need exceptionally talented, bright, and result driven people.

Amazon opened a center in Slovakia in 2011 creating over 1000 new jobs till today. The new center is operated by Amazon /Slovakia/ s.r.o. and is located at the Park One office center (Namestie 1.maja, Bratislava). Currently there are divisions like Vendor Contact Management, Financial Operations, Payroll, Listing Specialists, Catalog, Amazon Media Group, Mass Vendor Recruitment and more. We even have virtual roles with possibility to work from home.

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Main focus of the company's activities

Retail trade

Company address

Amazon /Slovakia/ s.r.o.
Námestie 1. mája 18
811 06 Bratislava
ID: 2665212   Dátum zverejnenia: 31.10.2016