Job based in LuxembourgAt Amazon we believe that every day is still day one. A day to take a first step. A day to look forward to new challenges.
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Amazon Transportation Services (ATS) is looking for a detail-oriented, analytical, technically skilled, innovative, hands-on, and customer-obsessed Principal Program Manager to lead strategic initiatives that will innovate the Middle Mile Business.
As part of the Program Development team, you will be responsible for defining, scoping and implementing the Strategic initiatives to create brand new businesses or transform existing ones.
You will define the vision that build a new standard for our customers and stakeholders while satisfying performance. You will be able to influence Senior Leadership on the future investments on topics related to Supply Strategy, Planning and Business Development.
The role represents a critical function within Amazon EU Operations to continuously improve the service levels, capacities, and costs of the EU Surface Transportation network to ensure promises to the customers are being kept.
A day in the life
To be successful in this role, you need a passion for making data driven decisions which will have a direct impact on customer experience.
Some keys to your success are the ability to be an effective communicator to various audiences. The ability to remain flexible and constantly learn new tools and systems is instrumental in your role on the team.
Our environment is deadline driven, fast paced, and requires you to be detail-oriented and comfortable interacting and working with multiple teams (business and technical).
The key responsibilities for the role are :
The Principal Program Manager drives strategy, prioritizes projects and feature sets, as well as aligns and sets stakeholders expectations.
This will require interaction with Amazon’s EU and WW operations, technology and finance teams.
You will have full ownership of the program from the scoping until the implementation, including working cross-functionally with subject matter experts.
You will work closely with a team of program managers and business analysts 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 write and review business cases, perform supporting market 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 via Monthly Business Review and other reports, as well as capturing requirements.
You will build new businesses and present proposal to S-Leadership for mid and long-term investment.Your Profile# A Master's degree (MBA or MS) in Engineering, Supply Chain, Economics, Mathematics or Operations.
Familiarity with supply chain management and transportation concepts : forecasting, planning, optimization, logistics, delivery performance, S&OP
Sound business judgment, proven ability to influence others, and strong analytical thinking skills are critical to success in this position
People Management and Leadership skills
Fluent in EnglishPLEASE SUBMIT YOUR IN ENGLISHPreferred Qualifications# MBA preferred
Professional experience in Supply Chain, Transportation, Operations or related environment for an International company
Highly analytical and quantitative skills; experience using data and metrics to test theories, confirm assumptions, and measure success
Demonstrated ability to handle multiple competing priorities and projects in a fast-paced environment with a proven track record for delivering results on large, cross functional, international milestone projects
Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Ability to simplify complex topics for broad audiences and influence others, plus ability to communicate with technical and commercial teams
Results-oriented , makes things happen, ability to move fast, innovate and simplify
Experience in working in or with operations
Other European languages preferred, such as Spanish, German, French, Italian, and PolishStandard Images