Staff Accountant vacancy in Amazon

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The Amazon has invited applications for the post of Staff Accountant.

The Staff Accountant must have a strong desire in innovating processes and exceed expectations in a dynamic, fast-paced environment.


  • The Staff Accountant responsibilities include month end closing activities for multiple ledgers and ensure proper review of outstanding amounts due, preparation of monthly/quarterly/annually reconciliations and balance sheet analysis.
  • This position will support the Management in all aspects of financial accounting, reporting systems, procedures and policies.
  • On the audit front, Staff accountant will manage department’s response to internal and external audit requirements and will also ensure compliance with Sox requirements for all geographies/activities handled by Shared Services.
  • This position will also play an important role in promoting systems/process development within department to ensure ongoing efficiency and control improvements.


  • B.Com/M.Com/MBA/CA/CWA
  • Prior experience in accounts payable, accounts receivable or other accounting process is a strong plus.
  • Strong interpersonal skills – including written and oral communication skills.
  • Zeal towards Operational Excellence/Process improvement & simplifications.
  • Excellent knowledge of financial controls and procedures, US GAAP knowledge would be plus.
  • PC literate with advance level excel
  • Ability to deal with ambiguity
  • Exceptional written and verbal communication
  • Ability to break down and solve complex problems in a high-energy, fast paced environment
  • Good organizational skills, including prioritization and time management Ability to think and act both strategically and tactically
  • Intermediate (e.g. vlookup)/Advanced Excel skills (e.g. Write/edit VBA) Basic to advanced knowledge of SQL

Location: Karnataka, India.

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