Job based in LuxembourgCareer Choice is Amazon’s education benefit designed to support our frontline employees in advancing their careers through education.
We offer a range of skills development programs designed to directly lead to jobs inside or outside of Amazon with a myriad of schools in the Career Choice educational partner network.
Career Choice is more than a tuition payment program as we seek to simplify returning to school for our associates and support them in intentionally leveraging education to achieve their career goals.
Our team takes a data-based approach to measure success and focus efforts on activity that drives successful upskilling of employee participants in our programs.
We are looking to hire a highly analytical, creative, systems-thinker with good judgment who can drive results by working collaboratively with both internal and external stakeholders.
If you are a self-motivated talented individual with experience in creating, road-mapping, and driving large scale upskilling / education programs, then you should consider growing your career with us.
This role will focus on building our educational partner network across the EU and South Africa.
We expect that you come to the team with a deep understanding of educational systems across Europe, inclusive of university and vocational systems, and experience in innovating on behalf of working adults and underrepresented groups.
You will be responsible for quality assurance across our educational partners, facilitating business reviews, developing strategic interventions to increase program completion and job placement, and negotiating contracts.
You should be able to take a data-driven approach to working with educational partners and be prepared to be a thought leader in the adult upskilling space.
A day in the life
About the hiring group
Builds and manage the educational partner network across EU and South Africa
Informs, improves, and implements quality assurance mechanisms based on knowledge of national, regional, and local requirements
Leads complex medium to large scale projects that are business critical, and may be global in nature. May lead other program managers and team members for large projects
Plays a significant role with business leaders to promote career advancement across Europe
Recommends improvements to the way our programs are scoped, built, and deployed
Builds critical relationships and owns negotiations of agreements with customers, suppliers, and other external partners
Writes clear and detailed functional specifications based on complex business requirements
Applies advanced knowledge of postsecondary education and systems to coordinate program design and launch within schedule and budget constraints
Develops and delivers executive-level presentations to support the program and inform stakeholders and business leaders
Experience using operational metrics to drive process improvement and efficiencies with a focus on creating scalable processes.
This role can be based in any of our EU offices in Luxembourg, UK, Ireland, Italy, Germany, Spain and France.Your Profile# Bachelor's degree
Demonstrated experience in higher education with a focus on underrepresented populations
Fluent in German or Polish
Demonstrated ability in strategy development and systems thinking
Experience in process improvementPLEASE SUBMIT YOUR IN ENGLISHPreferred Qualifications# Advanced Degree preferred
Ability to speak French, Italian, Spanish, Czech, and / or Slovak
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