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Senior Cloud FinOps Financial Analyst

Main responsibilities:

  • Perform financial reporting and forecasts, use financial systems and advanced Python and MS Excel functions to work with large data sets, and perform headcount reporting, planning and forecasting
  • Design, develop and maintain reports, Dashboards, and KPIs intended for Digital / Business Unit Leadership
  • Support the cloud budget and monthly forecast process at Sanofi, collaborating with cross-functional teams
  • Monitor cloud consumption, detect cost anomalies, perform root cause analysis, and escalate anomalies to top management
  • Analyze and report cloud consumption across multiple cloud platforms and multiple Business Units and produce meaningful insights from our Cloud usage monitoring tool (Apptio Cloudability)
  • Provide financial analysis and guidance to calculate Unit Economics
  • Assist and collaborate with cross-functional teams on each Digital / Business Unit on understanding their cloud spend and achieving their FinOps objectives
  • Collaborate closely with Procurement in defining commitment discounts by aggregating for all of Sanofi’s cloud needs across the CSP
  • Work closely with Global Finance on how to accurately forecast cloud spend and how to evolve the budgeting and forecasting process and tooling as necessary
  • Assist in creating training material and conduct training on Cloud FinOps for various Sanofi teams
  • Serve as a FinOps ambassador throughout the organization

About you

Background, Experience & Expected Skills:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Business Administration, Accounting, Economics, Information Technology, Computer Science, Computer Engineering or Information Technology
  • Management
  • FinOps Certified Practitioner
  • Certification in AWS, Azure, or GCP
  • Understanding of the core Finance & Accounting principles, a basic understanding of the accounting processes (budgeting, accruals, etc.)
  • Knowledge and understanding of Public Cloud pricing schemes
  • Experience with native and 3rd party Public Cloud cost management & advisory tools (Cloudability, AWS Cost Explorer, AWS Trusted Advisor, Azure Advisor, GCP Recommender etc.)
  • High proficiency with MS Excel and PowerPoint
  • Ability to work independently with strong attention to detail and accuracy
  • Ability to develop and maintain strong internal and client relationships


Preferred Qualifications: 

  • Knowledge and practical experience with SQL, Python
  • Experience with data analysis and data visualization tools (PowerBI, BigQuery, Excel etc.)

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  • Company: Sanofi
  • Published: 28th May 2024
  • Closing Date: 28th July 2024
  • Country: India
  • Type: Full-time
  • Seniority: Senior
  • FinOps Certifications Required: Certified Practitioner