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Senior Program Manager - Amazon Air Strategy

Senior Program Manager - Amazon Air Strategy

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Amazon EU SARL
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Job Description

Amazon Transportation Services is seeking a highly skilled and motivated person to develop robust transportation network capabilities in Europe. The role requires working with internal and external stake-holders to design, plan and implement a transportation network in Europe to accelerate business growth.
The position will be responsible for exploring strategic and tactical scenarios, designing solutions, developing business cases, managing projects from ideation to production. Responsibilities include working collaboratively with internal and external analytical resources to identify cost-effective and service-enhanced scenarios in line with business strategy, leading complex cross-functional analysis, taking full ownership of the project and analysis outcome, engaging Amazon Operations Research teams to develop OR models through the definition of the business functional specifications, analyzing model output from an operational/business stand-point, developing solid internal networks with Operations (fulfillment centers, sort centers, last mile, etc.) and external relationship to secure optimal solutions.

To be successful in this role, you need a passion for making data driven decisions which will have 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 adapt to learning 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 position is based in Amazon’s EU Headquarters in the city of Luxembourg.

The Grand Duchy of Luxembourg is a diverse and multicultural country located in the heart of Europe, bordered by France, Belgium and Germany, with a total population of around half a million. Luxembourg has Luxembourgish, French and German as national languages, with English spoken by the many expatriates and most locals. Luxembourg is known for banking, steel and a number of EU institutions plus an increasing number of technology-centric organizations. Luxembourg boasts a rich cultural scene and a high standard of living.

Basic Qualifications

- Master of Science in Supply Chain, Transportation, Engineering, Logistics or similar fields
- 7+ years of experience in a planning & engineering leadership role in transportation/logistic
- 3+ years experience in managing large cross-functional programs of more than $50MM yearly operating costs
- experience in cargo airline operations industry is a plus
- demonstrated experience in performing complex analysis/solving complex business problems
- Fluency in English is required
- Ability to travel up to 15% time to various facilities in the Amazon network

Preferred Qualifications

· MBA preferred
· PMP certification preferred

About our rewards
We’ll expect you to go the extra mile, but we’ll also make sure you’re well rewarded. As well as a competitive salary, stock units and site performance-related pay potential, we offer a whole host of other benefits, including an employee discount.

Additionally, you will find yourself in a stimulating environment where you can develop processes as well as yourself as an individual by working with some of the best and brightest minds in the industry. Our rapidly growing organisation offers also many opportunities for building a diverse and rewarding career.

Amazon is an equal opportunities employer. We believe passionately that employing a diverse workforce is central to our success. We make recruiting decisions based on your experience and skills. We value your passion to discover, invent, simplify and build.

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