Amazon's Finance Operations department seeks a Financial Analyst to support Accounts Receivable for LATAM countries.
This person will be responsible for the following :
Full cycle of accounts receivable past due balances, including : research, analysis and calling customers to perform collection activities.
Reconciling AR account(s) to the general ledger
Managing and resolving invoice discrepancies to ensure timely and accurate receivables.
Managing internal and external Accounts receivable inquiries.
Maintain Customer relationships by responding timely and accurately to both internal (company) and external (customer directly) questions and requests for information.
Creating and implementing standard operating procedures and process workflows.
Collaborating with the Global Finance Operations team and internal business partners in the US, CA,LATAM and new Geo launches.
Timely publish report via weekly metrics and provide status updates on projects
Participate in operational excellence activities
Analyze processes, recommend improvements for same and manage all internal controls on documents
Accounting Degree with 4 years of post-qualification experience in Shared Services Accounts Receivable or Collections.
Strong analytical skills.
Strong Customer focus.
A work ethic based on a strong desire to exceed expectations.
Proficient in Excel.
Strong interpersonal skills including written and oral communication skills.
Fully proficient in Spanish and English.
CPA, CMA or equivalent with 2 or more years of post-qualification experience in Shared Services, AR or Accounting.
Proficiency in Oracle Financials ERP & Six Sigma methodologies
Strong knowledge of Outlook, Word and Excel or similar desktop applications
Excellent in communication skills written / verbal, internal / external
Has demonstrated ability to work / lead as a team
Strong ability to take initiative and self-start when necessary
Proven ability to develop new ideas and creative solutions
Proven ability to work successfully in an ambiguous environment
Proven ability to meet tight deadlines and prioritize workload
Portuguese fluency (desire but not required)