Amazon Transportation Services (ATS) is looking for a detail-oriented, analytical, technically skilled, innovative, hands-on, and customer-obsessed Sr Program Manager.
In this role, you will drive innovation in Amazon's Middle Mile Transportation network. As part of ATS, you will be responsible for defining, scoping and implementing completely new ideas in order to meet our customers’ and stakeholders' needs while satisfying performance and budget goals.
You will work on defining the business strategy to transform the current transportation environment while influencing Senior Leadership on the direction for the Middle Mile business.
The Program Manager drives strategy, prioritizes projects / initiatives and feature sets, as well as align and sets stakeholders expectations for Amazon.
This requires interaction with Amazon’s WW operations and technical teams.
You will have the full ownership of a program from the scoping / creation until the implementation.
You will work closely with a team of Sr. Program and Product Managers to drive the collection and implementation of requirements, ensure alignment with corporate objectives and contractual obligations.
You will need to define, prioritize and plan the resources and technical requirements needed for programs to be delivered on time.
You will work with external parties in order to generate program adoption and ensure a successful implementation.
You will write and review business cases, perform supporting research and analysis, write specifications, and drive the product development from design to release.
You will be required to have clear, precise, and regular communication with all stakeholders. This includes ongoing project / program status reports as well as capturing requirements.
You will retrieve and analyze data using Excel, Access, SQL or other data management systems.
You will monitor project execution and ensure that the project delivery is to the appropriate levels of quality and in line with its target date, ensuring the overall integrity within the program.
Successful candidates will be excellent communicators, curious, highly motivated and effective within distributed teams.
A bachelor's degree
Advanced Excel skills required
Fluency in English is required
Proven ability to liaise and collaborate with internal and external customers to drive results
Experience working with large cross-functional teams
Proven ability to influence others with analytical thinking skills
Ability to communicate across all levels of management, written and verbal communication
Completed MBA or degree within Operations Management, Mathematics, or Engineering
Ability to think clearly, prioritize, and problem-solve scope of requirements
An entrepreneurial mindset, with the tenacity to develop ideas independently and thrive in fast-paced environment
Proficiency in SQL is desired
Experience in Transportation, Freight Forwarding and Logistics
Fluency in German, French, or other European languages