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Packaging Area Manager, Ops Integration

Job ID: 1753654 | Souq.com for E-Commerce LLC

DESCRIPTION

Job summary
Amazon MENA Operations team is looking for a Area Manager for Packaging with a strong delivery record and proven project management experience to own strategic, tactical, cross-functional projects and programs. This role requires scoping and creating project plans, developing processes, coordinating and driving execution, and communicating to senior management on status, risks and process/product changes. Cross-team coordination, project management and executive presentation skills are essential.


Key job responsibilities
The key responsibilities are:

  • Manage new and existing programs, successfully delivering difficult projects and goals across multiple organizations
  • Work directly with key internal stakeholders, customers, and partner teams to craft and deliver scalable solutions
  • Partner with other program managers to secure resources, scope efforts, set project priorities and milestones and drive delivery
  • Own program communication, accelerating progress by driving crisp and timely decisions, clearing blockers (e.g., path to green), escalating as appropriate
  • Influence design and development of strategic processes
  • Work with program managers and business leaders to communicate and deliver critical business initiatives
  • Develop, implement, and govern KPI reporting for a portfolio of programs, providing visibility to the milestones, and performance across all projects and using this data to drive/influence business decisions
  • Engage other Amazon business units globally to share best practices and improve end to end outcomes for Amazon customers
  • Manage post-launch support plans (e.g., post-mortem, issue/ticket management, etc.) and look for opportunities to improve program quality and operational excellence
  • Drive innovations in Packaging working with Suppliers on latest solutions available in the market

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Mathematics, Economics, Statistics, Computer Science or other technical field
  • 3+ years Operations /Program Manager experience in industrial, logistics, production/manufacturing or similar industry
  • Demonstrated experience leading cross-functional programs OR experience in leadership positions in Supply Chain Tech, Finance, Operations, Logistics or Transportation functions.
  • Experience with analytical tools such as SQL, Tableau or Microsoft Access
  • Experience working in Packaging workstream

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Master’s degree or equivalent in Logistics / Supply Chain / Transportation/ Industrial Engineering
  • Proven Project Management experience in a related industry, experience developing and refining technical and business operational processes and influencing business decisions using data analysis
  • Results oriented approach with excellent analytical and organizational skills
  • Ability to deliver results in a fast-paced environment.
  • Experience using statistical problem solving methods
  • Proficiency with analytics tools such as TABLEAU, Microsoft Excel to include making charts, data manipulation, pivot tables, creating macros, and visual basic knowledge
  • Experience on Technical specification for different Packaging solution available across industry