Amazon.Com, Inc. Seattle , WA 98113
The Global Supply Chain Inventory/Logistics Manager will monitor inventory levels to ensure that proper stock levels are maintained to support build, lifecycle and repair activities. They will ensure appropriate inventory levels are maintained and make inventory movement/transfer decisions for various programs within Amazon. They will also evaluate potential restocking or purchasing requirements with the Procurement Manager to ensure our operational strategies are met. The Global Supply Chain Inventory/Logistics Manager will be required to keep precise records of all commodities going in and out of company.
The ideal candidate will have experience working in a high volume, fast paced warehouse or distribution environment, as well as experience and knowledge of reverse logistics processes. The Global Supply Chain Inventory/Logistics Manager will frequently be involved in vendor relations and communications. Contributes to a work team environment and demonstrates excellent customer service skills.
Candidates must have advanced knowledge of Microsoft Excel and be comfortable working with other Microsoft Office products.
In this role, you will:
Manage a team of Inventory/Logistics Specialists
Recruit, retain, and develop a team capable of delivering high quality services
Develop and coach the various team members
As required, define and correct performance issues
Work with Planning and Supplier Engagement team to implement inventory stocking and restocking requirements
Mentor new and existing team members in best practices and the inventory cycle requirements
Work collaboratively with Supply Chain management team
Work to ensure inventory is set for new product launches and work with appropriate cross functional teams to mitigate any issues
Develop KPI's with regards to material shortages and surplus, lead time, restocking points, and reconciliation differences (write-offs)
Evolve and maintain documentation and standard operating procedures for planning and purchasing processes and systems
Prepare periodical reports as agreed with management
Employees may be assigned other duties, in addition to, or in lieu of those described above, according to the needs of the location or Company