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(Expired) Finance Manager, AWS Gaming and Twitch

1 month ago by Amazon

  Seattle (Washington), USA

Level: Senior

Contract: Full Time (Paid)

Sector: Finance

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Amazon is all in on games, and Twitch Prime is one of a series of disruptive new initiatives that highlights our investment and dedication to the industry and its players. Twitch Prime is both the premium version of Twitch and includes a series of new benefits available to all Amazon Prime members geared at making Prime a no-brainer for core gamers. We believe the evolution that began with arcade communities a quarter at a time, growing to the live streams and eSports of today, will continue to a future in which fans are creators, players are celebrities, and games are a global cultural touchstone that cuts across age, gender and nationality. Games have the power to connect communities at a massive scale, and this role will support delving into these communities and linking these communities to Amazon’s broader ecosystem through content that is all about the gamers.

Amazon seeks a highly effective Finance Manager to be a key partner with the Twitch Prime team. This position will play a key role in working with senior business leaders in managing and defining the long term direction of this business as we innovate in the gaming space.

On the Games Finance team, you will be surrounded by people that are exceptionally talented, bright, and driven. To support this quickly growing business, you must possess a strong passion for analytics and accountability, setting high standards, and razor-sharp accuracy. We take working hard, having fun, and making history seriously – you should too!

Key Responsibilities

  • Serve as the key finance partner working directly with Twitch Prime senior management and other internal stakeholders to provide financial recommendations
  • Influence business decisions by effective verbal and written communication, data driven analysis and modeling, and presentation of options and alternatives
  • Manage headcount for the business
  • Support the financial planning and analysis processes with metrics and data insights for financial risks, opportunities, and investment decisions
  • Developing strategic relationships with finance partners from other Prime businesses and Twitch
  • Partner with Twitch Prime business on strategic initiatives to continue evolve our business for long term success
  • Ensuring compliance with controls and systems, and developing new processes to support the fast-growing, Amazon Games business

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

  • 6+ years of relevant corporate finance experience. Other type of experience will be considered if demonstrates problem solving, financial acumen, and business partnering
  • Bachelor's degree in Finance, Accounting, Economics or other technical discipline
  • Ability to translate large amounts of data into useful information and actionable priorities

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • MBA preferred
  • Advanced Excel modeling & analytical skills
  • P&L management and/or analysis experience
  • Strong interpersonal skills, including written and oral communication skills
  • Strong track record of managing deliverables from multiple parties to meet challenging deadlines
  • Strong track record of business partnership
  • The ability to self-motivate in a fast-paced and rapidly-changing environment with competing deadlines
  • Comfort with ambiguity and a willingness to work with a high degree of autonomy
  • Experience in a technology company or high-tech environment
  • Experience with cube engine tools (e.g. TM1, Cognos or Essbase), SQL and Data warehouse

Amazon is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer - Female/Minority/Disability/Veteran/Gender Identity/Sexual Orientation

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