Amazon Japan seeks a dynamic, organized self-starter to join us as 財務 経営企画部長 / Head of Finance for Japan Transportation in our headquarters in Tokyo.
Reporting to the Director of Japan Operations Finance, this leader will provide key decision-making support for key strategic decisions involving Amazon’s Transportation business.
This leader will manage analysts responsible for business analytic, metrics and budgeting for the sort center organization while directing the overall financial strategy for this new line of business.
The successful candidate must be a self-starter who is comfortable with ambiguity, detail oriented and has the ability to work well with cross-
functional teams including Amazon supply chain, retail business, transportation, fulfillment center, and software development.
The right individual will have exceptional finance and analytical skills, strong leadership skills and solid business judgment capable of driving an organization to the right results.
In addition, the successful candidate must have the ability to influence the decisions of senior business leaders through fact based analysis and effective verbal and written communication.
Excellent oral and written communication skills in both Japanese and English - Strong PC modeling skills including intermediate to advanced proficiency in Microsoft Excel -
Understanding of finance issues in an operational environment of rapid growth - Ability to build trust, influence, and guide senior management as well as direct and indirect business owners -
Ability to translate large amounts of data into useful information and actionable priorities - Proven ability to meet tight deadlines and prioritize workload