Sr. PM, Retail Globalization ISM

Posted on Nov 20, 2018 by JobLeads

Seattle, WA 98101
Retail Trade
Immediate Start
Annual Salary
Full-Time
Team OverviewThe Retail Globalization Team (RGT) team was created to accelerate Amazon's international retail expansion. It is still day one, and we continue to expand our team to drive a better customer experience and global best at Amazon practices in expansion marketplaces. RGT boosts new expansion businesses by focusing on selection, hiring, and training. In 2017, we established RGT to support the launch of Australia. In 2018, we have expanded our work to six countries. As part of the International Expansions organization, RGT is a key part of ensuring the strong growth of our global retail business as well as playing an important role in go-forward country expansion. The RoleWe are looking for a Senior PM, Instock Manager to play a significant part in defining and executing our team efforts. The role will be a key thought leader working with International Consumer leadership to help establish a best-in-class retail standard for current and future emerging countries, and to invent new retail models to accelerate Amazon's retail expansion worldwide. We are rethinking our approach to new countries and need a strong owner/communicator to drive these efforts. This role is rife with ambiguity, and we are looking for someone who can embrace the challenge of solving complex problems and creating a new playbook from scratch. Specific responsibilities include:· Contribute to the creation of a new playbook, bringing best practices to emerging countries· Own the development and strategy of inventory and supply chain operations in emerging countries· Develop the framework to enable strong operations from vendors in our emerging countries· Work with internal partner teams and our international retail teams to ensure alignment and maximize synergies· Implement and facilitate trainings of best in class processes to international retail teams to ensure the best customer experience· Lead other special projects as needed The successful candidate will be a thought leader, highly collaborative, globally minded and have an extremely high level of customer focus and cultural sensitivity. You should be a motivated self-starter that can work both independently and with others in a fast paced, ambiguous environment in different cultures. You should have excellent business and communication skills to be able to work across countries and marketplaces and with business owners to define and deliver improvements. This role will report to the head of ISM on RGT. He/she will attend key meetings with International Consumer leadership to influence the direction of our strategy. He/she will be one of the key leaders within RGT to have a comprehensive view of our roadmap. He/she will be a key influencer in creation of a new model for entering countries. Join a team that is changing how we think and work globally. You will not find a role like this often. BASIC QUALIFICATIONS · Bachelor's degree· · Excellent written and verbal communication skills with the ability to drive consensus among stakeholders· · Strong ability to deal with ambiguity and problem solve· · 4+ years of experience in a retail instock/supply chain management role· · Flexibility to travel up to 25% of the time if necessary PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS · MBA or Master's Degree · 6+ years of experience in a retail instock/supply chain management role· · Demonstrated track record of training and developing new teams and people, both directly and indirectly· · Ability to establish credibility and work with key internal partners to get things done· · Ability to effectively manage relationships at senior levels (VP+)· · Demonstrated history in creative/big thinking· · Strong analytical and quantitative skills; ability to use hard data and metrics to back up actions Amazon.com is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer - Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation

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