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Program Lead - Talent Acquisition APJC

Job ID: 1780572 | Amazon Web Services Singapore

DESCRIPTION

As Program Lead in the AWS Talent Acquisition team, you’ll be responsible for working with the TA leadership team to drive business specific initiatives and projects including business reviews, organization review documents, budget and headcount request, process improvement programs and projects. This role partners closely with the AWS TA leaders and HR COE’s. In addition, this individual will establish metrics to measure the success of regional programs and track performance. They will also be able to work on ad hoc TA Projects that will come up on an as needed basis.

The ideal candidate:
· Is independent, creative, self-driven with the ability to work in a highly ambiguous environment with minimal guidance, and demonstrates good judgment
· Possesses strong project and program management capabilities
· Possesses strong teamwork, problem-solving, and execution skills
· Is creative, analytical, and customer-obsessed (i.e. thinks about the needs of TA team, employees, and the business)
· Is highly organized and is able to multi-task and prioritize competing requests from different stakeholders
· Is able to earn trust and influence others to drive actions; relies heavily on influence not authority to drive teams and resources toward project goals and outcomes
· Possesses a ‘can-do’ spirit
· Is attentive to details and insists on the highest standards
· Has exceptional English writing and communications skills
· Able to operate in a lean, fast-paced, entrepreneurial, multi-cultural environment

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

· 5+ years of Program/Project Management Experience; Exceptional project and program management skills; can teach and coach these skills in others but also acts as a productive hands-on PM
· 5+ years of experience in APJC markets
· System thinking and strong analytical skills; can work with data and also identity root causes, recognize patterns, and solve problems
· Fluency in English, both verbally and written communication, including report writing skills


Excellent global partner; works exceptionally well across different global regions, including APAC, EMEA, and the Americas
Savvy with technology and technologists; early-adopter of technology, curious and knowledgeable about cloud computing, and puts technology to work for them to more efficiently manage programs and projects

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

· 10+ years of Program/Project Management Experience
· Project management certifications (PMP, Prince 2, other)
· Master’s degree (MBA or HR)