Carteret, NJ, United States
Logistics, Operations, Procurement
Procurement Operations Analyst Location: US-NJ-Carteret Job ID: 826028 Company: : Amazon.com Services, Inc. Position Category: Buying, Planning, & Instock Management Company/Location (search) : Country (Full Name): : United States Job DescriptionAt Amazon, we're working to be the most customer-centric company on earth. To get there, we need exceptionally talented, bright, and driven people. If you'd like to help us build the place to find and buy anything online, this is your chance to make history.As a Procurement Operations Analyst for the Amazon Fulfillment Center team, you will own the site's indirect procurement operation responsibilities, including forecasting, inventory management, purchase order management and Vendor management of 3rd party service providers. You will lead supplier management KPI and metrics reporting, and work with stakeholders to find and understand deviation and improvement areas. You will provide procurement leadership and align with the building leadership team to drive efficiencies and improvements at the site(s).MAIN RESPONSIBILITIES:* In partnership with the Procurement Operations Manager, provide procurement operations support for the fulfillment center, including: forecasting of non-inventory products, inventory management, non-inventory flow and space models, cycle counts, supplier management, procurement transaction and expediting support* Lead team of non-inventory receivers to ensure building has adequate resources and is set up for success* Develop deep knowledge of non-inventory items and align with like buildings to drive best practices* Manage KPI to measure, control and benchmark procurement processes including creation of recurring metrics reports to drive improvements for the Operations network* Develop relationship across the building and network to ensure best practices are being shared and implemented* Align with internal customers, Finance and Procurement Operations to understand budgetary targets by building and develop methods of measuring and defining savings, value and other category metrics* Using input from the category team, build the category metrics model to track and monitor performance in relationship to the category strategy* Measure actual vs planned savings; as savings trends are identified, own action plans to meet goals and develop solutions* Work in partnership both internally and with suppliers to develop innovative solutions to provide Procurement support to the Operations network* Develop and implement ways to measure suppliers to drive continuous performance improvement on behalf of Amazon* Coordinate the demand identification, procurement, and inventory management of all non-merchandise items required for building operation. This includes corrugate, packing materials, labor and janitorial services, etc.* Partner with Category team to manage and maintain supplier scorecards. Partner with AP, Suppliers and various internal teams to ensure timely resolution of vendor payment issues* Support the procurement operations and category management teams* Work is done in a warehouse environment that requires frequent walking around the building. You should feel comfortable working in an environment with varying temperatures as many buildings have dock doors that open throughout shifts.Basic QualificationsCompleted Bachelor's Degree in Supply Chain Management, Business Administration, Engineering, IT, or related field, OR 2 years of Amazon experience3 years' procurement experience1 years' experience using Microsoft Office, particularly Excel and analytical platforms, including but not limited to the ability to analyze data using pivots and v-lookups.1 years of people management experience1 years of experience in supply chain operationsExperience understanding process flow and suggest improvements to deliver cost savings, inventory reduction, or other benefits to the site.Supplier/ vendor relationship management experiencePreferred QualificationsExperience in Coupa or other financial management/procurement softwareExperience with cost accounting and procurementLean / Six-Sigma knowledgeMust be highly self-motivated and customer-centricAbility to work with ambiguityProvide a positive customer internally and externalAmazon offers competitive packages including comprehensive health care, 401(k), restricted stock units, growth potential and a challenging and exciting work environment.Amazon is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Minority / Women / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation / AgeAmazon is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer - Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation
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Amazon, a Fortune 500 company based in Seattle, Washington, is the global leader in e-commerce. Since Jeff Bezos started Amazon in 1995, we have significantly expanded our product offerings, international sites, and worldwide network of fulfillment and customer service centers. Today, Amazon offers everything from books and electronics to tennis rackets and diamond jewelry. We operate sites in Canada, China, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, Spain and United Kingdom and maintain dozens of fulfillment centers around the world which encompass more than 26 million square feet.