We're looking for an enthusiastic, results-driven, customer obsessed and analytical Instock Manager to manage supply chain and selection for our Consumables Private Brands business in Europe.
Private Brands is a long-term growth opportunity for Amazon.
As the Instock Manager for the team, you will help us to continue expanding our private brand footprint, lead the planning and supply chain management for our products and make the best selection available for our customers in EU, meeting the needs of the business and protecting the integrity of the customer experience.
Main responsibilities include :
Selection management : Support global team in building comprehensive selection and managing new launches, including innovating new product ideas, assessing market opportunities, forecasting annual demand, managing stock availability and coordinating teams across the business to bring the product to the customer -
overall ensuring the best possible customer experience
Supply chain management : Deliver maximum operational results for private brand products through effective end-to-end management of the supply chain.
Partner with global operations and transportation teams to improve product availability, reduce costs, and minimize our working capital investment.
Business intelligence and analytics : set goals and produce metrics used to manage selection; integrate strong and clear data analysis and business rationale into sound decision making;
work to improve data systems and develop new reporting tools to provide better business visibility; monitor and research industry and competitive trends to make the Amazon offering the best for the customer.
Communications : Be comfortable collaborating with, and influencing team members, working with country category teams and other business groups, and presenting projects to senior leadership on a regular basis.
The successful candidate will be an experienced team player who is motivated by an entrepreneurial, fast-paced and highly collaborative environment.
Bachelor degree required
Proven track record in taking ownership, driving results and moving with speed to implement ideas in a fast-paced environment
At least five years of experience in operations, inventory planning, demand forecasting, and / or product life cycles
Highly analytical, action and results oriented, self-starting, and comfortable with computer databases and tools
Good business judgment, strong written and oral communication skills, and a practical, common sense approach to getting things done
Experience in either online, retail or e-commerce business a strong plus
Proven project management skills with coordination across multiple teams
University degree ideally in a technical or analytical discipline. MBA preferred