• Sr. Product Manager, Supply Chain Optimization Technology

    勤務地 JP-13-Meguro
    掲載日 1 month ago(2018-11-07 20:47)
    Job ID
    Amazon Japan G.K.
    Company/Location (search) : Country (Full Name)
  • Job Description

    Amazon.co.jp is looking for a Sr. Program Manager in Books category, who strategically leads the enhancement of the productivity and competitiveness through the automation of procurement, optimization of inventory, enhancement of forecasting accuracy, and implementation of any new technologies. The ideal candidate has strong project management skill to plan and execute the comprehensive project, with leadership to influence diverse teams globally including buying, marketing, engineering, and so on. The candidate should thrive in a culture of decision based on analytic, be comfortable diving deep into the data, yet able to prioritize efforts based on the strategic and immediate implications. The candidate is also required to be a smart risk taker, who can be brave and bold to deliver the best result even in uncertain environment.

    The primary responsibilities include the followings:
    · Find and execute the best configuration for forecasting and buying to optimize the inventory in quantity and quality;
    · Define the pricing strategy to maximize the customer’s benefit;
    · Conduct the market research to find the right strategy with concrete actions and lead the retail team to implement;
    · Find the use cases that can be automated in forecasting and buying and leading the global team to develop automated solution, driving the category team for adoption;
    · Track and implement the new features and functionality with multiple department including the HQs team.
    アマゾンジャパンの書籍事業部は、アマゾンの中で最も長い歴史をもつカテゴリーの一つです。その中で、当事業部では、需要予測の精度の最大化、調達 プロセスの最適化等、新たな技術によるオペレーションの自動化を追求しています。このポジションでは、プログラム・マネージャとして、過去の膨大なデータ を最適に評価・検証し、最新のテクノロジーを用いて、業務と組織の効率化を図り、お客様への更なる価値の提供に貢献します。


    Basic Qualifications

    · Strong analytical skills in interpreting business performance, key financial metrics, online metrics
    · Highly logical and can communicate complexities concisely
    · 3+ year experience in product or project management and a record of successful outcome
    · Multitasking, and displays a strong bias for action
    · Willing to take on tasks, not just suggesting and analyzing, and result oriented
    · Capable of working in ambiguity - no set tasks, need to identify projects, set own goals, and work with cross functional teams
    · Comfortable with data analysis through Excel and internal business intelligence tools
    · Excellent communication skills in both Japanese and English, written and verbal.
    · Strong analytical and quantitative skills as well as a liking to numbers, analyses and reports
    · Experience and desire to continuously improve processes, work practices and tools

    Preferred Qualifications

    · Project Management in global circumstance or B2C ecommerce environment
    · Experience or proficiency in IT
    · 3+ combined years of experience in operation improvement or quality control
    · Experienced working in or with a complex international organization
    · Managing cross functional teams in a fast-paced company
    · Possess strong analytical and problem solving skills and SQL skills

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