At Amazon, we are excited to offer undergraduate students the opportunity to launch into big careers with limitless possibilities. We know searching for a full-time role is as much about finding a company where you can picture yourself being successful as it is about finding the right role. We look forward to meeting you and your classmates this year. As we get to know you more, we invite you to get to know us better.
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Please note that you will have the opportunity to specify role preference when you create your candidate profile and submit your application within the Amazon portal. You need only to submit one Amazon job application for all roles listed below. Please list your Undergraduate School and expected graduation date within the Education section of your online application. Timeline: Internship recruitment will occur during January through April 2020
Accounting - Financial Analyst: Amazon is seeking candidates with a strong sense of ownership, excellent analytic skills, a desire to learn complex processes and systems and results-oriented accounting interns to work in our corporate offices in Seattle, Washington. The ideal candidate is a proven self-starter with strong attention to detail, analytical skills, and the ability to dive deep. Amazon’s finance team is searching for candidates who consistently exceed expectations, who thrive in a challenging workplace, and who can actively contribute to our talented team. The global accounting organization supports our financial reporting, internal control, intercompany, and transfer pricing activities and also supports new business launches globally for Amazon in the consumer products, digital initiatives, merchant, operations, logistics, payments, and cloud computing lines of business. Based on the individual’s performance after the internship, there would be an opportunity to start the full-time program, Amazon Finance Rotation Program (AFRP) the following year. Preferred applicants: Understanding of basic business and accounting concepts, and a working knowledge of Excel and an aptitude for information technology.
Business Analyst: As you launch your career as a Business Analyst at Amazon, you will focus on improving the success within a business function by analyzing data, discovering and solving real world problem, and building metrics and business cases to improve the customer's experience. We are focused on your success and want to build future leaders within Amazon. A key component of the role is Identify process and system improvement opportunities by monitoring existent metrics, analyzing data and partnering with internal teams. In addition, Design and develop automated reporting solutions to enable stakeholders to manage the business and make effective decisions. Lastly, Enable effective decision making by retrieving and aggregating data from multiple sources and compiling it into a digestible and actionable format. Internship roles are available nationwide: Corporate offices and fulfillment centers. Preferred applicants are majoring in the following: Business, Computer, Data Engineering, Economics, Finance, Engineering, Mathematics, Machine Learning, Science, Statistics, and Symbolic Systems. In addition, Basic to advanced knowledge of TABLEAU/Power Query, Intermediate (e.g. vlookup)/Advanced Excel skills (e.g. Write/edit VBA), and a Basic to advanced knowledge of SQL (all join types, group by, order by, calculated columns).
Business-Unit Financial Analyst: Amazon is seeking data-driven, business-minded, results-oriented Financial Analyst interns to work in our corporate offices in Seattle, Washington. The ideal candidate is a proven self-starter with strong attention to detail, analytical skills, and the ability to dive deep. Based on the individual’s performance after the internship, there would be an opportunity to start the full-time program, Amazon Finance Rotation Program the following year. Preferred applicants has Intermediate (e.g. vlookup)/Advanced Excel skills (e.g. Write/edit VBA), and a Basic to advanced knowledge of SQL (all join types, group by, order by, calculated columns).
Marketing Specialist Intern: The Marketing Specialist Intern will be involved with planning, executing and measuring the performance of marketing campaigns for Amazon businesses. The successful candidate will play an integral role in building and engaging our customer base via demand and lead generation campaigns; and, in creating effective strategies that will promote the long-term growth of Amazon. You will develop and drive marketing content onto the web to reach our target markets to drive product demand via multiple channels including social and email. You will analyze web traffic and other metrics and report on performance to management teams. This position will be located in Washington DC Metro Area or Seattle, WA. Preferred applicant has experience in a marketing role and proficient with analytic tools.
Sales Account Representative: Amazon’s growing Sales Program is looking for Sales Account Representatives to drive success and growth within key Amazon business groups. This role is for ambitious candidates who are passionate about selling and looking to launch their career in sales. The ideal candidate has a history of achieving goals and exceeding deliverables. Successful hires are strong analytical thinkers and problem solvers who thrives in fast-paced dynamic environments. They are strong communicators, effective listeners and project managers who are able to balance multiple and often conflicting priorities. The ability to manage a valuable prospect list is vital; candidates must be comfortable prospecting, cold-calling, and negotiating via phone on both transactional and more strategic branding-based deals. This is an exciting opportunity to learn about our solutions and how these drive the overall Amazon business. Preferred candidate has work, interned or held leadership experience in a sales environment. Preferred applicants have a sales certificate or Sales focused degree and/or coursework and cold calling / prospecting experience. Internship are available nationwide at our corporate offices. Candidates will be considered to interview for one (1) of the Amazon Sales Businesses listed below. Sales Team Placement is driven by business need and will be indicated by recruiting once a candidate is considered for the first screening assessment. Exact responsibilities depend on team. Applicants can indicate their team preference as they apply to the position online.
Amazon Advertising Amazon’s advertising platform, is recruiting for their Associate Account Executive (AAE) internship program. Interns will learn about the digital advertising industry and how it relates to a dynamic ecommerce environment. Interns will receive training and coaching from some of the most innovative minds in the industry, develop Amazon business acumen and will be responsible for sales deliverables. Interns will help make an immediate impact by working with Account Executives in the Inside Sales Organization at AMG. This is an exciting professional development opportunity in one of the fastest growing (and fun) businesses at Amazon.com.
Amazon Web Services (AWS) is focused on engaging with customers that are reinventing their IT strategy by adopting cloud computing. Interns will gain business savvy, sales experience, and the technical expertise necessary to help further establish Amazon as a leading cloud platform provider. The internship will provide interns with the AWS knowledge, tools, and techniques they need to become highly effective at creating new conversations within a target market and converting them into new opportunities.
· Ability to think and act both strategically and tactically
· Ability to deal with ambiguity
· Solid organizational skills, including prioritization and time management
· Strong interpersonal, written and oral skills
· Strong desire to exceed expectations
· A practical and creative approach to problem solving
· Ability to summarize and communicate important data
Amazon is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. Amazon is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally protected status. For individuals with disabilities who would like to request an accommodation, please visit https://www.amazon.jobs/en/disability/us
Amazon does not provide immigration sponsorship, including for H-1B, TN, and other non-immigrant visas, for this position.
Ideal candidate profile
· Graduating between December 2020 to August 2021
· Currently pursuing a bachelor’s degree
· Must be able to work 40 hours a week throughout the course of the 12 week summer internship