FinOps Specialist - GERM (Ref. No.: 1124597)

Amazon /Slovakia/ s.r.o.

Place of work
Twin City Tower, Továrenská, Bratislava
Contract type
Wage (gross)
2 200 EUR/month

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

Does the challenge and ownership that comes from leading and driving large, cross-organizational projects and initiatives for one of the largest online marketplaces excite you? Do you enjoy working in an entrepreneurial environment solving complex technical problems and delivering innovative solutions?

Amazon Payroll is seeking a Financial Analyst to support our Global Employee Receivables Program. This position is responsible for helping to improve our employee receivables program processes within our Bratislava service center.

Your primary role in supporting our Global Employee Receivables Program will be to oversee new country launches, provide oversight of the existing programs within Bratislava, ensuring that our policies are being upheld, and that our stakeholders are providing accurate and correct information on a timely basis. You will be tasked with diving deep into our processes to find opportunities to improve the program, while focusing on the customer experience for our employees, and finding the best way to interact with them while making the process as pain free as possible. You will be involved in resolving escalations, working with stakeholders to remove roadblocks in the process, and searching for ways to further automate our program.

Successful candidates will have program management/financial analysis experience in Payroll, Audit or Finance, be detail driven, and have excellent problem solving abilities. You should not only be passionate about delivering extensible, on-time solutions, but should also be obsessed with contributing to the development of high-performance teams through rigorous planning, disciplined attention to performance metrics, continuous process improvement and mentor-ship.

Role Responsibilities:
· Interact with Finance and Technical contacts, Project Sponsors, Technical Program Managers and multiple Development Teams to deliver on the projects assigned to you.
· Support the effective and efficient delivery of large, complex payroll projects.
· Identify opportunities for process improvements to meet business requirements.
· Anticipate bottlenecks, provide escalation management, anticipate and make trade offs, and balance the business needs versus technical constraints.
· Foster constructive and pro-active communication across organizational boundaries
· Identify, assess, track and mitigate issues and risks at multiple levels.
· Create, maintain and disseminate project status, roadmaps, and documentation to stakeholders.
· Drive effective teamwork, communication, collaboration and commitment across multiple disparate groups with competing priorities.
· Other duties as assigned.

Basic Qualifications

· 5+ years of program management/financial analysis experience in a related industry, including managing complex projects across multiple, globally dispersed work teams.

· Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Accounting or related financial field
Preferred Qualifications
· Prior receivables management experience
· Prior experience with Payroll
· Strong oral and written communication skills are crucial, as well as ability to think clearly, analyze quantitatively, problem-solve, scope technical requirements and prioritize tasks
· The ability to comfortably and confidently present to all levels within Amazon and to work with both technical and non-technical individuals
· Results oriented person with a strong delivery focus who can work independently and collaboratively with other Amazon Organizations

Employee perks, benefits

Base pay for this position starts from EUR 2200 gross per month and salary depends on the skills and requirements, there will be further pay components such as a sign on bonus and the eligibility to participate in a restricted stock unit scheme operated independently by Inc. in USA.
Company benefits apply subject to further terms, including annual membership in medical clinic, life insurance, retirement pension, meal voucher card, career development.

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

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

Language skills

English - Upper intermediate (B2)

Number of years of experience



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
Twin City Tower( Mlynské Nivy 10). 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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Number of employees

1000 and more employees

Company address

Amazon /Slovakia/ s.r.o.
Mlynské Nivy 10
82109 Bratislava-Staré Mesto


Contact person: Artur Gladuneac
E-mail: send CV
ID: 3913330  Dátum zverejnenia: 18.5.2020  Základná zložka mzdy (brutto): 2 200 EUR/month