Program Manager, Transportation Controllership

Program Manager, Transportation Controllership


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Are you excited by the challenge and sense of ownership that comes from leading projects at Amazon scale Do you enjoy working in an entrepreneurial environment, solving complex technical, operations, financial and business problems by delivering innovative solutions If so, then you are at the right place.
Amazon Controllership team is seeking experienced & entrepreneurial Program Manager/Financial Analyst to support the Operation Finance programs at Amazon. We are looking for strong leaders that will take ownership and drive change in a dynamic global business environment. It is expected the individual will ensure Amazon's Finance Operations processes stay ahead of risks associated with growth in areas of process design, internal control effectiveness, computer system integration, and other relevant areas.
The selected candidate must be a strong leader who will be responsible for identification and growth of new ideas, developing and implementing Program strategy to drive down the overall Transportation cost. He/She shall be able to work in a very dynamic global business environment with a proven record of delivering process efficiency results. The preferred candidate shall be customer obsessed, flexible, smart and analytical, strategic yet execution focused, hungry and passionate about e-commerce

Finance Controllership Overview:
Amazon controllership team is an operation finance team that controls Amazon transportation cost. This is achieved through strengthening internal & external systems by working closely with multiple internal stakeholders such as Operations and Technology groups and external stakeholders such as carriers. Team also works closely with Accounts payable for payments to carriers and accounting team for financial data reporting.

Key Responsibilities:

. Simplifying operational and financial complexities through innovative long term solutions
. Driving the discussion with technology teams for visibility of internal system and setting up correct expectation with the multiple stakeholders
. Developing metrics for continuous tracking of process efficiency and helping the leadership for data based fast decision making
. Perform detailed analysis of operations and technology by identifying trends. Should be able to scope the impact and opportunities to scale
. Data driven decision making in ambiguous situations
. Statistical analysis models to predict bad behaviors in system and correcting it through solutions
Basic Qualifications :
  • 2+ years experience in program or project management

. An MBA or a Graduate with overall 3-5 years of Operation/ Finance/Supply chain background or Technology Operations, managing cross-functional teams with tight deadlines.

. Experience in interacting with wide set of stakeholders - Operations, Technology and Business Leaders
  • Excel and SQL Skills

. Experience in handling big data with an hands on experience on data visualization tool such as Tableau
. Excellent Program Management skills with an ability to influence to meet goals
. Sound business judgment, proven ability to influence others, and strong analytical thinking skills are critical to success within this position
. Ability to build strategy and execute it with speed and drive continuous improvements
. Strong problem-solving skills and the ability to analyze quantitatively and effectively prioritize program deliverables are essential
. Strong presentation and written communication skills are essential, as is the ability to build effective partnerships with senior leaders across a variety of groups throughout Amazon

Preferred Qualifications :
  • Experience in invoicing and accounting related fields

  • Experience with Tableau /PowerBI , or any data visualization tools
  • Experience with Redshift / SQL/ AWS and any other ETL based processes

About Amazon strives to be Earth's most customer-centric company where people can find and discover virtually anything they want to buy online. By giving customers more of what they want - low prices, vast selection, and convenience - continues to grow and evolve as a world-class e-commerce platform. Amazon's evolution from Web site to e-commerce partner to development platform is driven by the spirit of innovation that is part of the company's DNA. The world's brightest technology minds come to to research and develop technology that improves the lives of shoppers and sellers around the world.

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