• Operations Planner - Customer Fulfilment Centre (M/F)

    Location PL-Poznan
    Posted Date 5 months ago(12/20/2017 5:38 AM)
    Job ID
    Amazon Fulfillment Poland sp. z o.o.
    Position Category
    Fulfillment & Operations Management
  • Job Description

    At Amazon we believe that every day is still day one. A day to take the first step and a day to look forward to new challenges. And today is that day for you. It's your day to be part of something great. A day to make your ideas come to life and your day to join a company that redefines itself every day. That's the energy and passion behind Amazon.

    Amazon is looking to hire Operations Planner (internally called Process Control Specialist) to join the team and play a critical role in our Fulfillment Center (FC) in Sady, close to Poznan.

    The Workflow Analyst would be responsible for communication of workflow status with Operations and Area Managers whilst escalating any Customer Experience Risks and reporting any SLA failure risks or deviation from Standard Work to the Sr. Managers and General Manager. The Workflow Analyst is expected to play the role of an advisor to the operations team based on his holistic view of the outbound flow and facilitate communication between multiple areas of outbound operations.

    As part of this role you will be required to work flexible shift patterns and provide cover for holidays and short notice events.

    Essential Responsibilities

    • Understand Outbound Shift Planning.
    • Understand Technical Details of FC Systems.
    • Ability to grasp the operational concepts of flow settings for FC picking systems that include flow pick and batchy pick paths for multiple FCs with different volume and demand patterns.
    • Understanding of the boundary of responsibilities between Operations on the floor and Central flow as dictated by Standard Work developed by Central Flow Management.
    • Ability to effectively identify and communicate detailed technical issues. Escalate to management, facilities.
    • Communicate Customer Shipment Risk and performance opportunities to FC operations in a standardized manner.
    • Ability to track and report system performance through various equipment performance monitoring software platforms.
    • Help AFT team to Develop Automated Flow tools.
    • Ability to advise and teach the basic flow standards to the new managers through communications and advise them on standard flow settings thus speeding the learning curves of new managers.
    • Ability to teach and advise new flow leads as we on board new candidates to the central flow center.

    Basic Qualifications

    • The ideal candidate should possesses the basic qualifications:Fluency in English.
    • Strong communications skills – able to express key messages and interact with different customers within the FC individually and with groups via remote methods such as telephone, e-mail and instant message platforms.
    • Demonstrates problem solving skills and analytical skills, can analyze numerical data points, work with data to assess situations and take appropriate action.
    • Must be flexible in terms of work schedule; willing to work odd or long hours, if necessary.
    • Ability to handle multiple projects, deadlines, and stressful situations without much management oversight.
    • Detail oriented: accuracy is essential.

    Preferred Qualifications

    • Knowledge of additional EU language would be an advantage.
    • Bachelor’s Degree would be advantageous.
    • Outstanding interpersonal skills – must display patience, strong customer service skills and helpfulness at all times.
    • Good judgment, self-empowered and autonomous.
    • Ability to demonstrate working well in a team environment remotely and at an advisory level.
    • Computer knowledge and preferably SQL code language.
    About our rewards
    If you thrive in a challenging and fast-paced environment, you’ll meet your match with us, as you will be part of a vibe of constant improvement, where the things you do one moment, you will not necessarily be doing 6 months later. We don’t like to sit still, which is why we always treat every day like the first day. A day to make more good things happen for our customers. It’s that kind of spirit that drives our success now and keeps us ahead of the competition in the future. And you could be part of it. It’s as simple as this: Work Hard. Have Fun. Make History.

    Amazon is an equal opportunities employer. We believe passionately that employing a diverse workforce is central to our success. We make recruiting decisions based on your experience and skills. We value your passion to discover, invent, simplify and build.

    Sounds interesting? We look forward to your application. Please apply online and upload your CV and a letter of motivation in one document (max. 5 MB).

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