Amazon Corporate LLC Sr. Program Manager in Seattle, Washington

Sr. Program Manager Location: US-WA-Seattle Job ID: 729133 Company: : Amazon.com Services, Inc. Position Category: Finance & Accounting Company/Location (search) : Country (Full Name): : United States Job DescriptionAre you... ...a talented accounting professional looking for the next step in your career? ...intrigued by big, cutting-edge financial systems? Maybe you've worked on a financial system implementation or conversion and wanted to try more? ...a consultant who's tired of travel and looking for some stability but want to continue to grow your career without becoming stagnant or bored? ...the kind of person who wants a feeling of accomplishment, like you made a difference in your company? ...inspired and fueled by driving real results? Do you like to work with multiple teams to solve big problems and launch bold new initiatives? If ANY of the above sounds like you, you should drop what you're doing (right now!) and join the FLASH Program Management team at Amazon.com. The Financial Ledger and Accounting System Hub (FLASH) team is responsible for building, promoting, growing, and evangelizing the financial systems platform that supports literally billions of transactions every year generated by the world's largest online retailer. FLASH Program Managers are unique within Amazon in that they touch every line of business from Amazon Retail to Amazon Web Services, Amazon Fresh, Kindle, Digital services and on and on and on. We ensure new and existing lines of business can move as fast and creatively as they like, while staying in lock-step with accounting and regulatory policies As a FLASH Program Manager you will: * Create and maintain a cohesive, coordinated plan to deliver FLASH solutions that meet Amazon priorities and program timelines. * Evangelize and promote financial data stewardship across all Amazon lines of business. * Dive deep into complicated accounting and business challenges to balance business speed with accounting precision. * Drive projects and programs across multiple business and finance teams. * Own a portfolio of work that leverages your technical accounting skills and further develops your program management capabilities. * Understand the detailed inner-workings of the world's largest online retailer. * Work with a world-class team of functional and technical experts, singularly focused on financial transaction processing efficiency. * Deliver meaningful results to business and accounting customers alike. Basic Qualifications- Accounting, finance, or business degree or MBA * Strong verbal and written communication skills. * Demonstrated track record of managing and driving large, enterprise-wide projects and programs that lead to measurable, cross-departmental or customer benefit * Lead accounting or finance role in multiple software, reporting, or systems implementations. * Demonstrated ability to work autonomously, with little or no management oversight. * Strong analytical skills * Experience implementing enterprise software such as Oracle, SAP, or similar. * Experience managing critical relationships, ability to influence others and negotiate business trade-offs. Preferred Qualifications* CPA, CMA, or equivalent level of study * Computer science minor, or some hands-on experience with SQL or 4g development * Accounting experience in a large retail organization (e.g. WalMart, Target, etc) * Consulting experience * Experience implementing enterprise software such as Oracle, SAP, or similar. * Direct report or team management (not con