Amazon

Production Planning Analyst

3+ months agoSanta Ana, Costa Rica

DESCRIPTION

At Amazon, delivering great experiences for our customers is top priority. The Production Planning Team ensures Amazon's Fulfillment Centers have robust and cost optimal labor plans while constantly innovating in a number of areas aimed at improving our customers' experience. This person will work with stakeholders and data sources to recommend on-going hourly staffing plans and shift structures in all of our European Fulfillment Centers. We are looking for a passionate, analytical and technical person who will relentlessly dive deep, improving the accuracy and efficiency of the planning process.

An analyst will be expected to influence network level strategic decisions through partnering with senior stakeholders. The ideal candidate will possess both an analytical background that enables them to support network planning and demonstrate the ability to think broadly and strategically about operational initiatives. They will experience a wide range of problem solving situations, requiring extensive use of data collection and analysis. They will work in lock-step with multiple business teams including FC operations' leadership, HR, finance leadership, supply chain, transportation and the software development team in Seattle.

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

-BA/BS degree in Finance, Accounting, Business, Science, Data Management, Supply Chain, or Engineering.

-3+ years of experience within a distribution center, logistics, or manufacturing environment.

-Intermediate Excel and Advanced English

-Strong problem solving and troubleshooting skills and an ability to provide creative solutions to complex problems

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

3 years' experience in positions that require analysis and influencing stakeholders from data interpretation.

Experience working with large-scale data mining and reporting tools (i.e. SQL, QuickSight, Excel VBA)

Client-provided location(s): San José Province, San José, Costa Rica
Job ID: Amazon-1538766

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