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Senior Manager, Strategy and Planning

Posted: 10 Nov 2020 Closes: 10 Dec 2020
GB, London Competitive
Permanent & Full-time 467660767

DESCRIPTION

At 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. And today is that day for you. It's your day to be part of something great. A day to make your ideas come to life. And your day to join a company that redefines itself every day. That's the energy and passion behind Amazon.

We are looking for a Snr. Manager, Strategy and Planning to join our Amazon Transportation Services (ATS) team. This is a highly visible role, which serves as a business liaison, program leader, and consultant on numerous business topics across countries within EU ATS Linehaul as well as to key stakeholders outside of ATS. This person will:

1. Facilitate senior leadership decisions and processes by:
· Implementing systems ensuring strong follow-up management occurs on action items and questions with relevant senior leaders
· monitoring the progress of Amazon senior leadership team goal, peak prep and lessons learnt actions
· drawing Senior team focus and attention to key bottlenecks, identifying potential solutions and leading implementation
· Leading operational forecasting related activities and driving consistency in our reporting and planning
2. Help the Linehaul Senior team to carry out efficient and effective management by:

· Building and managing agendas for EU ATS Linehaul team
· Providing an independent perspective, and acting as a sounding-board for ideas
· Creating content for periodical update emails and all-hands meetings as well as internal and external presentations
· Managing follow-ups to Senior Leadership team member requests, discovering root causes and leading fixes for the issues.

3. Lead EU Linehaul Prime/Peak readiness, act as a Linehaul point of contact for strategic programs ran by our stakeholders.

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

· Experience within Supply Chain/Transportation/Finance
· Experience in leadership positions in Supply Chain, Operations, Logistics or Transportation functions
· Ability to deliver results in a fast-paced environment
· Confidence operating independently and working with ambiguity
· Excellent written and verbal communication skills, experience working with senior management teams
· Exceptional document writing skills
· Management of competing priorities across a wide range of stakeholders
· Ability to manage, motivate, and influence partners
· Strong inter-personal and relationship-building skills.
· Master's level degree
· Fluent in English

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

· MBA
· Experience in similar role

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