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Shift Manager - Amazon Logistics

Job ID: 2568324 | Q-Express Documents Transport

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

- 1+ years of employee and performance management experience
- Bachelor's degree or equivalent, or 2+ years of Amazon (blue badge/FTE) experience
- Work a flexible schedule/shift/work area, including weekends, nights, and/or holidays
- Can push and pull wheeled dollies loaded with products up to 100 pounds during shifts

DESCRIPTION

As a Shift Manager, you’ll have responsibility for the day to day management of a Delivery Station, providing leadership to Operations Supervisors, Operations Assistants and Delivery Service Providers, managing external agency relationships and performance. This team will work in a highly collaborative environment that’s more start-up than big company. We’re in uncharted territory, doing what’s never been done. The adopted attitude is that no idea is a bad idea, and the best ideas are the ones that should be tested and tried. You will need to thrive and deliver results in an ambiguous, fast paced, dynamic environment. If you have a quality focused, customer obsessed industry background which carries with it experience of working in a fast paced, ever changing and ambiguous environment (such as manufacturing, the military or engineering for example) we'd love to hear from you. • Overseeing the operation that focuses on the Amazon Logistics operation. • Support your team in daily management of the station, including allocating labor, leading meetings, assigning job duties, and excellent organizational skills. • Being obsessed by metrics and diving deep to find root causes quickly, to drive improvements. • Finds practical and simple solutions to complex problems without sacrificing quality or core functionality. • Ability to utilize exceptional problem-solving, and communication skills to influence business and technical audiences. • Provide day-to-day support during the rollout/implementation of newer systems/processes and gather feedback. • Continuously utilize software and hardware tools to ensure normal day to day operations. • Ensure associates have proper tools to perform the job and coordinate repair or replacement when needed. • Communicate daily metrics and report exceptions.


Key job responsibilities
• Overseeing the operation that focuses on the delivery of Amazon orders direct to customers
• Support your team of Operations Supervisors and the operations leadership team in daily management of the delivery station, including allocating labor, leading meetings, assigning job duties, and communicating with internal and external suppliers, including agency management representatives and their drivers.
• Working to KPIs such as Delivery On Time, First Time Delivery Success and Enhancing Customer Service
• Thinking analytically about project management with attention to detail, the ability to influence others and exceptional organisational skills.
• Using metrics and diving deep to find root causes quickly, to drive improvements
• Finds practical and simple solutions to complex problems without sacrificing quality or core functionality
• Problem-solving
• Provide day-to-day support during the rollout/implementation of newer systems/processes and gather feedback
• Map business requirements, understand business process, study and analyze workflows, design solutions.
• Continuously utilize software and hardware tools to ensure normal day to day operations. Ensure associates have proper tools to perform the job and coordinate repair or replacement when needed.
• Communicate daily metrics and report exceptions

We are open to hiring candidates to work out of one of the following locations:

Dubai, ARE

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

- 1+ years of performance metrics, process improvement or lean techniques experience