You’ll be at the heart of Amazon’s EU Operations team, driving high-impact, business critical projects to drive transportation systems ever closer to perfection.
You will going one of the most impactful ongoing strategic programs to optimize one of the largest and most complex delivery networks in the world with more than 2000 warehouses, dozens of carriers, and numerous delivery stations.
You will have ownership of driving implementation and develop new scalable solutions for technical systems and processes that support the roll out of the large operational change program.
You’ll be working with multiple stakeholders that span multiple geographies (EU / US), impacting multiple processes in operations, to solve critically important business problems that have leadership-level visibility.
To deliver work at the scale of Amazon, you need to be comfortable diving into new spaces and building cross-functional relationships with people at all levels.
Your clear, compelling, structured communication will influence stakeholders to achieve a common vision that you define.
Your thought-leadership grounded in your analysis, logic, and understanding of business fundamentals will help leadership make tough tradeoffs.
Your persistence and attention to detail will keep the strategic initiative on track, milestone after milestone.
None of this will be easy. But we are not here to do easy things. We are here to Make History.
Project management responsibility in a global initiative that directly impacts key business objectives
Coordination of multiple teams in achieving daily / weekly goals
Definition of project scope and objectives, involving all relevant stakeholders and ensuring technical feasibility
Drive change management process and take on responsibility for system readiness at launch by coordinating all required stakeholders to deliver their tasks in time
Develop auditing tools to monitor the successful implementation of changes
Persuade and lead cross-functional stakeholders to help you deliver your proposed process / system changes and audit mechanisms
Measure project performance using appropriate tools and methodology
Develop re-usable tools / methodologies to address project management needs (spreadsheets, diagrams, process maps, KPI monitoring dashboards, standard input templates)
Ensure transparent and consistent reporting of status, progress, impact, and risks for executive sponsors and collaborators
Bachelor’s Degree in Math, Statistics, Computer Science, Operations Research, Logistics, Supply Chain, Economics, Business, or similar
3+ years of significant work experience in a fast-paced startup-like environment, ideally in project management, technology, consulting, logistics, or manufacturing
Ability to understand processes and complex systems and identify opportunities for improvement
Ability to develop creative and scalable solutions independently, and drive them from ideation to successful completion;
results oriented; "self starter"
Ability to influence others and help drive clear decisions without being political
Strong analytical skills (ability to drive own analyses and to quickly interpret others’ analyses)
Strong oral and written communication skills - able to communicate effectively with senior management, tech teams and a broad range of stakeholders
High ability to deal with ambiguity, to effectively prioritize, to multitask and to work with tight deadlines in fast-paced environment
Experience in identifying root causes of problems and necessary actions to eliminate them
Business fluency in English
Experience with SQL, or strong interest in learning
Proven Program Management experience in a related industry