Procurement Operations Analyst - Avenel, NJ (30+ days ago)3.6

Job Description
At 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 (FC) team, you will own the site’s procurement operation responsibilities, including forecasting, inventory management, purchase order creation, management and monitoring. You will also lead supplier management KPI and metrics reporting, and develop and work with stakeholders to find and understand deviation and improvement areas. You will provide procurement leadership for the location(s) and alignment with building leadership team to drive efficiencies and improvements in the building.

  • Align with the Procurement Operations Manager to provide procurement operations for the building, including: forecasting of non-inventory products, inventory management, non-inventory flow and space models, cycle counts, supplier management, procurement transaction and expediting support,
  • Manage non-inventory receiving
  • Develop deep knowledge of building non inventory items and align with like buildings to drive best practices
  • Manage related KPI to measure, control and benchmark procurement processes including creation of recurring metrics reports
  • Develop relationship across the building and network
  • Align with Internal customers, Finance and Procurement Operations to understand budgetary targets by building to develop an agreed method of measuring and defining savings, value and other category metrics
  • Build the category metrics model based on input from the category team to track and monitor performance to the category strategy
  • To measure actual vs planned savings and advise team of trends, escalate issues and own action plans
  • Manage and maintain supplier scorecards
  • Support the procurement operations and category management teams
Basic Qualifications
Completed Bachelor’s Degree in Supply Chain Management, Business Administration, Engineering, IT, or related field, OR 2+ years of Amazon experience
3+ years’ procurement experience
Must be proficient in Microsoft Excel
Process and information flow understanding
Must be highly self-motivated and customer-centric
Ability to demonstrate problem-solving skills
Supervisory or team lead experience
Must have had experience in negotiation with local/national contracts for supplies and service

Preferred Qualifications
Experience in Oracle or other financial management software
Experience with cost accounting and procurement
Lean / Six-Sigma knowledge
Advanced analytical skills
Amazon 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-Affirmative Action Employer – Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation)