Amazon has created some of the most game-changing technologies in the world. From the introduction of the Kindle, to Fulfillment by Amazon, and Amazon Web Services, we have consistently driven change from the front of the pack. Amazon is now searching for an innovative and solutions-oriented Materials Manager who will be responsible for warehouse operations, staff, operational performance, business reporting, and budget.Materials Manager In this role, you will: Represent the warehouse in interactions, collaborating with other departments and managers Manage the department's staffing needs including scheduling and making determinations about resource requirements Ensure efficient operations and monitoring of the warehouse function including the storage and movement of stock and the accurate picking, packaging, and dispatch of goods that meet customer requirements Collect, develop, and analyze data regarding inventory, documentation, and reports. Make recommendations about operational and staffing issues resulting from such reports. Coordinate urgent dispatches as and when required in alignment with company's guidelines Adopt and implement management practices including regular communications with employees; establish and communicate KPI's, implement LEAN activities, enhance awareness and compliance with occupational health and safety regulations and practices, and establish clear objectives, targets, and success criteria and ensure compliance Provide data and reports to manager on warehouse operations and accomplishments Work with supply chain inventory strategy team to drive material management KPIs: Inventory accuracy, on-time delivery, inventory turnover and other similar KPIs Collaborate with cross-functional teams to implement solutions to improve our material management process Serve as a key member of Ops tech IT supply chain team in helping to define and deliver global solutions at the same time documenting automated processes that address speed and scalability of the supply chain team Keys to success in this role include exceptional program management skills, customer obsession and clear, concise communications skills. The candidate must be able to extract insights from data and communicate appropriate triggers and actionsResponsibilities include: Daily communication with transportation providers and internal inventory stakeholders at Amazon. Managing the inbound and outbound flows in the warehouse and the support personnel. Document and escalate issues that arise during transportation Ensure proper documentation process is established and executed on all shipments Provide proactive reporting to customers and key stakeholders Drive standardization and collaboration with key operational and Supply Chain experts to lead, support, and influence new businesses processes, and reporting Preparing/presenting detailed, data-driven business reviews to senior management A successful candidate will also demonstrate: Demonstrated aptitude to influence teams outside of reporting structure Ability to work in an ambiguous, fast-paced environment where continuous innovation is desired Committed to learning and expanding professional and technical knowledge Demonstrated analytical and quantitative skills and ability to use hard data and metrics to back up assumptions and develop business cases Ability to clearly communicate data insights to others Demonstrated ability to dive deep in understanding the product, our business, and customers Skills to work independently with little oversightBASIC QUALIFICATIONS Bachelor’s degree in Supply Chain Management, Engineering, or other technical field from an accredited university 5+ years’ experience in Supply Chain or Transportation Advanced knowledge of Excel and other Microsoft Office products Advanced knowledge of ERP systems and inventory control software Excellent written and verbal communication skills (English)PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS 7+ years of experience in supply chain functions in a major consumer goods company Knowledge of IT hardware across the global supply chain Supply chain and/or project management certification. Experience creating, iterating and improving end-to-end supply chain strategies. Experience implementing a quarterly business review process to drive performance improvement and to prioritize key opportunities. Demonstrated ability to work in a fast-paced, ambiguous environment while prioritizing and managing multiple responsibilities. Excellent written and verbal communication skills of the local language.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 .