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Head of Program Management - Sort Centers - MEU

Posted: 10 Sep 2020 Closes: 10 Oct 2020
LU, Luxembourg Competitive
Permanent & Full-time 727286778


Amazon strives to be Earth's most customer-centric company where people can find and discover virtually anything they want to buy online.

Amazon Transportation Services, team is specifically focused on unlocking barriers to fast and reliable delivery for customers across EU and is responsible for our transportation network planning, line-haul and air-haul operations (Amazon Air) as well as sortation operations.

We are looking for an experienced manager to lead the ATS Germany program management team to help grow and transform our transportation and delivery network in Germany.

You will need to build a deep understanding of our operations, while being constantly on the lookout for continuous improvement opportunities. Moreover, upon identifying positive process change for our business, you will play a pivotal role in implementing any solutions and changes. Therefore, from day one you will have an impact on both our efficiency and the level of service we provide to our customers

This role will particularly suit someone with operational and/or project management expertise capable of driving initiatives in the areas of business development as well as operational excellence at the same time.
In this role you will:
· Help build Europe's fastest and most reliable delivery network
· Lead a team of highly motivated and experienced managers
· Interact with senior stakeholders in our delivery and supply chain teams to define and monitor execution of our expansion plans
· Work with Amazon's operations and operation support teams to identify new, better ways of working
· Interact with launch teams to monitor the status of our newly launched locations
· Cooperate with our internal technology teams to develop new tech tools supporting our operations teams
· Work with large data sets to uncover new insights helping Amazon improve operational excellence


· Experience analyzing and improving the performance of a business or driving operational excellence
· Strong written and verbal communication
· Ability to interact with senior stakeheolders and work in cross-functional environment
· Proven ability to handle large data sets and turn data into actionable insights
· Willingness to travel up to 60% of time to various facilities in the Amazon network


· MBA from a top tier school
· Previous experience running or supporting operations
· Previous experience with lean management / manufacturing
· Experience leading teams
· Coding skills (Python, R)
· Experience with SQL
· German language skills a plus, but not required


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