Transportation Carrier Manager


North America Operations Inbound Transportation is looking for a Program Manager with a strong delivery record and leadership experience to own and execute strategic, cross-functional transportation initiatives. This will be a key role in developing our transportation network.

This role requires working with business teams across the company to manage and execute transportation solutions and high level process/system solutions; engaging 3rd party carriers and managing transportation performance across a broad portfolio throughout North America.

Needed Skills and Abilities:

  • Influencer: Innovative leader with the ability to identify opportunities and influence organizations to gain support and overcome resistance with data and persuasion
  • Leader: Significant experience leading teams and track record of consistently delivering valuable projects
  • Doer: Ability to successfully deliver end-to-end technology projects, working through the many obstacles along the way
  • Communicator: Ability to communicate expectations and requirements equally well with business and technology teams, and capacity to write well-reasoned and data-driven proposals, performing your own data analysis as necessary
  • Problem Solver: Ability to utilize exceptional problem-solving skills to work through difficult challenges

Basic Qualifications

  • 5+ years of experience as a program manager
  • 2+ years of operational experience and/or transportation experience
  • 2+ years retail experience
  • 5+ years of experience delivering mission critical performance

Preferred Qualifications

  • 5+ years of advanced Microsoft Excel skills
  • MBA, MS or MA (Logistics, Supply Chain, Engineering, Mathematics or Equivalent)

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

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