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Senior Program Manager

Posted: 3 Sep 2020 Closes: 3 Oct 2020
UK, London Competitive
Permanent & Full-time 380512087

DESCRIPTION

Title - Sr. Program Manager
Compensation - Competitive

The Amazon is rebuilding transportation network and helping its carrier partners to have access to technology platform across Europe. This is an innovative technology driven solution for the trucking needs of small and large businesses and is scaling rapidly as an offering. Amazon Supply is a part of the Amazon Transportation Services organization in Europe which is a cutting-edge supply chain technology organization and responsible for many of Amazon's best-in-class logistics offerings.

We are looking for a Senior Program Manager for the EU RSP. As a Senior Program Manager, you will be the business owner responsible for defining and implementing the product vision that meets our customers' needs while meeting business performance goals. A successful candidate shall be a big thinker who is highly analytical and customer focused with a strong track record of delivering product innovation. We are interested in candidates across a wide variety of industries including Blue Chip companies, innovative tech companies, top-tier consulting firms and leading supply chain organizations.

Key responsibilities of the role include:
- Owning and defining the product offering and presenting strategic business cases and execution strategy to the leadership team and other critical stakeholders
- Partnering with the global technology teams and ensuring product delivery
- Implementing the required governance mechanism via KPI and metrics, along with ad hoc reporting and analytical deep-dives

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

- Bachelor's degree in Business Administration
- Experience managing a product or service launch
- Experience working with large cross-functional teams
- Strong quantitative and qualitative problem-solving skills, being able to diagnose root cause of issues
- Ability to find practical and simple solutions to complicated problems without sacrificing quality or core functionality
- Proven ability to influence stakeholders with different priorities and different functions including but not limited to technology, legal and finance
- Entrepreneurial, self-sufficient and able to operate in a fluid, ambiguous environment
- Ability to communicate across all levels of management and excellent verbal and written skills in English

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

-Advanced degree in Logistics or Transportation and MBA preferred
- Interest in long-term career development through assignments in multiple emerging functions
-Proficiency at querying and architecting relational databases - e.g. SQL, ETL
-Demonstrated evidence of reducing transportation, labor and inventory costs through application of logistics and supply chain optimization methodologies
-Experience reporting and interpreting large sets of data with accompanying business insights
-Analyst/Project Management experience

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