Sr Manager, Product Manager - Global Supply Chain

Description

Global Supply Chain Operations (GSCO) team is seeking a highly skilled and motivated person to design and develop a world class inbound program.

The role requires working with internal and external business teams to develop solutions that optimize our inbound supply chain network by improving the cost structure, service levels, vendor lead times and quality of the program.

The position will be responsible for designing solutions; developing business cases and managing projects from design to production. Responsibilities include working collaboratively with internal teams and suppliers to identify best in class inbound supply chain network.

You will map the physical and data flows and develop and deliver a roadmap of initiatives necessary to achieve the ideal state. You will also be responsible for prioritizing/delivering initiatives that will reduce lead times and costs across the end to end supply chain. You will identify areas for improvements and develop metrics to monitor inbound transportation performance. Ability to create models/ tools for profitability-analysis to measure and improve the cost structure by product group and program is a must.

You will lead focused and strategically critical projects across the globe in all areas of the business as required to support Global Supply Chain Operations. You will diagnose Amazon processes, recognize supplier needs to be efficient, identify improvement opportunities, prescribe improvement strategies and guide the improvement effort. Considerable judgment is necessary because you will be motivating others to meet the challenges of an extremely deadline-driven environment where explosive growth is occurring while achieving impeccable quality

Basic Qualifications

  • Technical (Math, Engineering, Science) Master's Degree from an accredited university
  • 10+ years of leadership experience in project management and facilitation of large cross-functional teams in business operations, Supply Chain and technology process improvement areas.
  • 5+ years' experience instructing Executives, Managers, Associates and Continuous Improvement champions on Lean methodologies and/or Technology Projects.
  • Experience deploying transactional lean, manufacturing lean, variation reduction, and design for six sigma methodologies
  • Cross functional Kaizen leadership experience
  • Experience leading global business partners
  • Demonstrated working knowledge of the seven basic tools of quality
  • Ability to travel both domestically and internationally – up to 25%

Preferred Qualifications

Operations or Supply Chain Background

  • Technical (Math, Engineering, Science) Master's Degree from an accredited university
  • 10+ years of leadership experience in project/program management and facilitation of large cross-functional teams in business operations and technology process improvement areas.
  • 5+ years' experience in leading Supply Chain transformation in complex organization
  • Retail experience is a plus
  • Experience leading global business partners
  • Ability to travel both domestically and internationally – up to 25%

Amazon is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer – Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation.


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