Amazon is looking for an experienced UK Regional Logistics Manager to own the transportation of IT assets across various programs. This is an exciting opportunity to make history by becoming a founding member of a team whose purpose is to solve complex challenges creating unprecedented customer experiences on a daily basis. This role will require working with business teams across the company and around the world to figure out supply chain solutions for new products/programs and existing operations.
Responsibilities include: • The primary function is to define and deliver global solutions that aid in the speed and scalability of OpsTech IT and our global operations partners. • This job will require exceptional communication and interpersonal skills with business, operations, and tech stakeholders, while having the ability to work independently in a high pressure environment with all levels of leadership and exercise sound judgment where clear guidelines may not exist. • The successful candidate will be proficient at solving complex logistics challenges and possess a bias to get things done and deliver results. • Managing Logistics Specialists, shipping and receiving clerks at multiple RAD locations. • Lead, Educate, and Develop team members • Daily communication with transportation providers and internal inventory stakeholders at Amazon. • Managing the transportation of Amazon IT assets (both inbound and outbound) including international shipments • Track/trace shipments to resolve issues that arise during transportation • Working with the customs team to ensure proper documentation is followed on all shipments • Providing proactive reporting to customers and key stakeholders • Developing transportation plans for new projects that arise • Innovating for step-change improvement in safety, quality, cost, and other KPI metrics • Collaborating with key operational experts across the company to lead, support, and influence new business initiatives. • Executing strategic business objectives while working with key internal stakeholders to improve the supply chain with the latest internal and external information. • Participating in QBR's and vendor score-carding to ensure adherence to cost and business objective • Ownership of all results within your region. • Engaging current transportation providers to strengthen the partnerships while identifying potential new provider. • Travel domestically 30%
• Bachelor's degree in Supply Chain Management, Logistics or Transportation from an accredited university. • 10+ years' experience in Supply Chain Logistics or Transportation. • Advanced knowledge of Excel and other Microsoft Office products. • Excellent written and verbal communication skills (English) • Ability to think strategically and execute methodically with attention to detail. • Embrace a start-up mentality and emphasize "have fun". • Willingness to roll up your sleeves and do whatever is necessary; general manager / owner mentality. • Skills to work independently with little oversight. • Ability to build out processes for operations.
• Ability to clearly communicate data insights to others. • Ability to work in an ambiguous, fast-paced environment focused on innovation. • Ability to manage multiple projects with tight deadlines. • Demonstrated aptitude to influence teams outside of reporting structure. • Proven talent to lead a team spread out over various locations.
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