Amazon UK seeks an experienced Business Intelligence Manager to join its fast growing marketplace business (based at our Head Office in Central London), reporting into the Head of Finance for Amazon UK Marketplace and ‘Fulfilled By Amazon’ (FBA).
You have a passion for using data in order to drive business decisions. You are keen to improve current reporting solutions or innovate by creating new and simpler ones and provide Finance and the Marketplace business with robust automated insight. You thrive at analysing and modelling very large datasets, diving below the surface to identify the root cause and the “so what” rather than just superficial trends. You love leading cross-functional projects that will directly impact the commercial performance of the business.
Full ownership of current reporting owned by the UK Marketplace Finance & Business Intelligence team (largest business area for Amazon UK).
Direct line management of two experienced Technical Business Analysts.
Lead several cross-functional projects across multiple geographies on behalf of the European head-office (limited travel involved).
Drive reporting improvement and automation across Europe, and create new innovative and insightful reports in a timely manner.
Analyse current and historic performance ahead of local business reviews, providing effective and data-driven business challenges to the commercial and finance teams.
Provide analytical support such as the evaluation of business proposals.
Support Marketplace and other business teams with ad-hoc data requests and analytical needs, projects and deliver advanced SQL support and training.
Significant experience from a fast-paced environment and/or a blue-chip company, preferably in Business Intelligence and/or Reporting.
A strong academic background combined with a degree qualification Computer Science, Mathematics, Statistics or other related discipline.
Some strong programming skills combined with a keen interest in acquiring an advanced knowledge of SQL (including Oracle and Redshift).
An advanced knowledge of Excel and other Microsoft Office desktop applications.
An excellent knowledge of data warehouse principles and reporting.
Highly organized, able to prioritize and work to tight deadlines.
Able to build positive business relationships and work collaboratively.
An inspiring coach and leader.
Passionate about scalable and future-proof processes, systems and data analytics.
Able to simplify and improve inefficient or unnecessarily complex processes.
Amazon opened on the web in 1995. The company is guided by three principles: customer obsession rather than competitor focus, passion for invention, and long-term thinking. Customer reviews, 1-click shopping, personalised recommendations, Prime, Fulfilment by Amazon, Amazon Web Services, Kindle and Fire tablets, Kindle Direct Publishing, Fire phone and Fire TV are some of the products and services pioneered by Amazon.
Amazon is an equal opportunities employer. We believe passionately that employing a diverse workforce is central to our success. We make recruiting decisions based on your experience and skills. We welcome applications from all members of society irrespective of age, gender, disability, sexual orientation, race, religion or belief.
Amazon will also offer you a competitive salary, stock units, and other excellent benefits including pension and healthcare.