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COMPLETE Global Supply Manager (AWS-GSM) - Seattle


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Seattle, Seattle, WA, United States   [ View map ]

Job Description

Amazon is looking for a results-oriented individual to own supply management for hardware that runs the infrastructure powering Amazon Web Services (AWS). Our Supply Chain Planning Managers are experts in their industries who deliver the supply that help drive the explosive growth of AWS.

General Work Activities:
- Create and execute supply planning strategies for a category, department, or project to meet customer needs

- Prioritize activities and align with stakeholders to deliver supply globally with a high degree of predictability

- Manage supplier performance and allocation of material to demands based on priority

- Be a subject matter expert for the customers, technologies, and markets in which you engage

- Manage cross-functional projects against plans and objectives to meet commitments and goals

- Identify and drive realization of opportunities for durable, relative advantage in your category

Key job responsibilities
- Analyze industry trends and evolving technology to proactively identify supply base opportunities to minimize risk, protect continuity of supply, and utilize industry developments that benefit Amazon

- Identify and pursue opportunities to leverage and consolidate the supply base using system level tools and techniques

- Understand forecasting, demand planning, material/supply/inventory planning, and manufacturing processes/capacity to verify supply commitments

- Manage supply buffers and allocation to shorten lead times and build resiliency into the supply chain without driving excess

- Drive supplier improvement initiatives to continually lower risk and reduce lead times

- Influence suppliers' manufacturing processes, technology decisions, and policies in ways that are mutually beneficial and sustainable for both organizations

We are open to hiring candidates to work out of one of the following locations:

Cupertino, CA, USA | Seattle, WA, USA

Basic Qualifications:

- Bachelor's degree in engineering, business, or related field

- 5+ years of experience in supply/in-stock management, forecast/demand/supply/capacity planning, enterprise technology, or electronics manufacturing

- 3+ years of experience in supply management of consumer electronics, electronic components, original design manufacture (ODM) of networking equipment, personal computers, or servers

Preferred Qualifications:

- MBA or advanced degree in engineering or other quantitative disciplines

- Broad supply chain experience, such as new product introduction, forecast/demand/supply/capacity planning, and supplier management

- Strong proficiency in analysis tools including Microsoft Excel, SQL, Tableau, and statistics software

- Excellent creative thinking skills with emphasis on developing innovative solutions to solve complex problems that may not have one clear answer

- Ability to think strategically and execute tactically with a bias for action

- Demonstrated ability to influence at the executive level internally and with suppliers

- High degree of business ethics and accountability

- Strong business and financial acumen

- Experience leading negotiations for complex, mission critical technology

- Strong communications (verbal and written) skills

Amazon is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. Amazon is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally protected status. For individuals with disabilities who would like to request an accommodation, please visit https://www.amazon.jobs/en/disability/us.

Our compensation reflects the cost of labor across several US geographic markets. The base pay for this position ranges from $63,600/year in our lowest geographic market up to $153,000/year in our highest geographic market. Pay is based on a number of factors including market location and may vary depending on job-related knowledge, skills, and experience. Amazon is a total compensation company. Dependent on the position offered, equity, sign-on payments, and other forms of compensation may be provided as part of a total compensation package, in addition to a full range of medical, financial, and/or other benefits. For more information, please visit https://www.aboutamazon.com/workplace/employee-benefits. Applicants should apply via our internal or external career site.

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    Amazon Data Services, Inc.

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