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Transportation Network Design Manager
7 months ago(02/08/2018 16:57)
Amazon EU SARL
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Help shape the future of Amazon in the EU!
Do you see a clear path where others see roadblocks? Would you rather break the mold to do something right than settle for the status quo? What if you could use your creativity to change the direction of the entire transportation and delivery sector to raise the bar on customer experience? Here is your opportunity:
Amazon Europe is looking for a customer-focused, highly analytical, experienced Transportation Network Design Manager.
As part of the Network Planning team of Amazon Transportation Services in Europe, you will help to develop a best in class middle mile strategy for ground line-haul and sortation, designing and implementing an integrated network that maximizes service value proposition and minimizes costs.
You will be responsible for: · Leading the Operational Planning process · Defining the network configuration of lanes, nodes and timings, working with stakeholders across the Transportation organization · Creating network topologies and capacity plans to meet demand, reduce cost and improve speed · Working closely with colleagues (Operations Research Scientists and Network Planners) to drive analysis, business cases and alignment with business stake-holders · Designing and managing robust cross-functional processes to sync monthly execution to planning · Supporting the development of OR models defining functional specifications and being a primary user of new algorithms/tools
- Master of Science in Supply Chain, Transportation, Engineering, Mathematics, Operations Research or similar fields - 5+ years working in a highly complex analytical environment - Advanced Excel knowledge - Fluency in English is required - Ability to travel up to 25% time to various facilities in the Amazon network
- 3+ years of experience in a Supply Chain or Logistics planning leadership role - Experience of Planning Tools and systems (e.g. for network optimization, inventory management etc.) - SQL highly desirable - Scripting languages a plus By submitting your resume and application information, you authorize Amazon to transmit and store your information in the Amazon group of companies' world-wide recruitment database, and to circulate that information as necessary for the purpose of evaluating your qualifications for this or other job vacancies.