Staff Accountant, FOAA

Employer
Amazon.com, Inc.
Location
Bangalore
Posted
Apr 01, 2024
Closes
Apr 05, 2024
Ref
4630771373
Level
Staff
Work Mode
Work from office
Hours
Full Time
Organization Type
Corporate
BASIC QUALIFICATIONS
  • Experience using data to influence business decisions
  • CA with 0-4 years of post qualification experience in Month end closing of Books of accounts/working on various sub-ledgers/Accounting Knowledge/Balance Sheet Reconciliation and Reporting activities.

DESCRIPTION

Amazon is a US-based multinational electronic commerce company headquartered in Seattle, Washington. Amazon.com started as an online bookstore, but soon diversified into many other categories, with a vision to be earth's most customer-centric company & to build a place where people can come to find and discover anything they might want to buy online. Amazon's Finance Operations, Accounting & Analysis (FOAA) team is a fast-paced, team-focused, dynamic environment and delivering great experiences for our customers is top priority. FOAA is seeking a Finance Analyst to support our Accounts Payable team.

Key Roles and Responsibilities are:
  • Perform/Support the month end activities which include closing of sub ledgers, general ledger account reconciliations, reporting and balance sheet account analysis.
  • Prepare month end Flux analysis for all P&L and Balance sheet accounts and share with Stakeholders along with the analysis on the reasons for the changes.
  • Demonstrate a proficient level of professional skill and knowledge in accounting and apply this in-depth knowledge, principles and systems design to recognize complex and unique issues and develop resolution and/or consistently consult with leadership in order to achieve resolution
  • Ensure appropriate financial policies, procedures and internal controls are in place, documented and also work on process improvements.
  • Responsible for Preparing Balance sheet reconciliations and highlighting and taking necessary action upon the issues appropriately.
  • Interact and working closely with the auditors on audit related queries and ensure smooth completion of the audits .
  • Responsible for GRC compliance, internal control and get the alignment of improvements/changes with the Stakeholder.
  • Perform and support new business/system launches including UAT of the accounting entries and financial reporting.

  • We are open to hiring candidates to work out of one of the following locations:

    Bangalore, KA, IND

    PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS
    • Knowledge of standard software including Excel, Access, Oracle, Essbase, SQL and VBA skills
    • Good communication skills.
    • Well versed with MS excel.