We are Amazon; we pioneer.
Since opening in 1995, we’ve been pushing the boundaries of possible further and further.
When you see an obstacle, do you also see an opportunity to invent?
Do you stay curious, or do you settle for the status quo?
Are you ready to collaborate and share best practices, with your team and beyond?
We’re glad to hear it : it’s time to make your mark on Amazon’s European expansion.
Amazon is seeking a detail-oriented and experienced Program Manager to join our EU Fulfillment & Operations department, by filling a pivotal Project Manager role.
You’ll be part of a team that is primarily involved in :
In defining and implementing product visions that speak to customer’s needs,
In continuing to satisfy Amazon’s performance and budget goals,
In leading a team that defines, develops and launches crucial project delivery initiatives.
The Program Manager role and responsibilities :
You’ll support the coordination and strategy of our supply chain and transportation network, including future changes and improvements.
You’ll also assist with prioritizing future projects and feature sets, while helping to manage stakeholder expectations for Amazon’s EU Marketplace.
Your superior communication skills will be put into practice to this end. With your Senior Program Manager, you’ll be at the heart of Amazon’s global Operations team, alongside your immediate project manager and business analyst peers.
Together, you’ll drive the collection and implementation of Operations requirements, you’ll coordinate alignment with corporate objectives as well as contractual obligations, and you’ll help manage the life-cycle of various initiatives.
Your line items will also include, but not be limited to :
Supporting the definition, prioritization and resource planning of the technical requirements needed for timely Operations programs,
Using your project manager skills to drive the end-to-end project schedule, from design all the way through to testing and roll-out,
Communicating clearly, precisely and regularly with all stakeholders : this will include ongoing project / program status reports, and the capture of stakeholder requirements,
Retrieval and analysis of data using Excel, Access, SQL or other data management systems,
Monitoring project management and ensuring that overall project delivery meets appropriate levels of quality and deadlines
Ensuring the overall project management integrity of all programs, while liaising and collaborating with external partners,
Using your innovative thinking, wherever possible, to guide and improve the direction of Amazon’s transportation, delivery and supply chain departments, becoming the tech point of contact in charge of transforming these business requirements into system solutions
Bachelor’s degree (or equivalent qualification),
3+ years of Project Management experience in a related industry or vertical,
Successful candidates will be excellent communicators and highly effective within distributed teams, while remaining highly motivated and curious each day,
Candidates must be able to think and act strategically, preemptively and proactively,
Candidates keep a cool head at all times, possessing the ability to think clearly, analyse quantitatively, and problem-solve, whatever the situation,
Sound business judgment, proven ability to influence others, and strong analytical thinking skills are critical to success in this position,
Proven track record of delivering projects within scope, time, budget and quality : you’re also able to support scoping of requirements and prioritise accordingly,
Candidates will be entrepreneurial and tenacious, able to develop ideas independently while thriving in a fast-paced environment.
An MBA is a nice-to-have,
Proficiency in SQL.