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Pathways Intern

Job ID: 430773 | Amazon EU SARL (UK Branch)

DESCRIPTION

MBA Operations Internship Programme
Opportunities available in United Kingdom, France, Germany, Spain, Italy, Czech Republic and Poland - Please specify your location preferences when applying.

Are you looking to become a big leader in a Fortune 100 company where you can manage people, processes, and technology in one of the leading edge logistics, supply chain, transportation, and fulfilment operations? Could you work in a fast paced environment and would you like to understand what goes on behind delivering an Amazon customer order and ensuring a high quality customer experience? Then this internship may be right for you!

The Operations internship is a project-based, educational opportunity intended to prepare driven and ambitious students for the Pathways Programme, Amazon’s highly sought after Operations Leadership Development Programme. Interns will spend 11-12 weeks in one of Amazon’s large and complex fulfilment centres in Europe. This is a chance to learn and understand leadership and project execution by working with experienced senior management as well as front line associates in some of the largest fulfilment facilities. You will experience operations strategy and process efficiency concepts come alive, put your analytical skills to test and roll up your sleeves to complete a high-priority project that will deliver significant impact to our business.

Your project will include design of a new process or strategy and require both a deep dive into data as well as implementation and testing of your solution to ensure scalability across our larger network. You will interact with senior leadership based in our headquarters, technology development teams, data warehouse experts and front line associates to think broadly about solutions to the most complex business and operational challenges we face.

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

Your skills
You are currently enrolled in or a recent graduate of an MBA, PhD (Doctor) or MSc in Logistics/Science/Engineering or similar. If you are equipped with an MBA or MSc, significant previous experience in operational logistics, supply chain, manufacturing, transportation, general management or engineering role is essential. You have strong analytical skills, a sound business judgment and strong oral and written communication. You are fluent in English and fluent at a conversational level in at least one of the following languages French, German, Italian, Spanish, Czech, and Polish.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

Bonus skills
· Experience setting, monitoring and improving KPIs and other metrics
· Experience supporting customers internally and externally
· Knowledge of Lean, Six Sigma and Kaizen techniques an advantage

About Amazon EU Operations & Customer Service
At the core of the Amazon experience lies our Fulfilment Centre Network of warehouses. We set up our first European operations in the UK and Germany in 1998. Now we have websites across Europe, including France, Italy, Poland, Prague and Spain where our customers can find and discover virtually everything online.

We are a company of builders. Of Pioneers. Pioneering is exhilarating. Success is measured against the possible, not the probable. For today’s pioneers, that is exactly why there is no place on Earth they would rather build than Amazon.

Want to join Amazon?
Amazon has hundreds of millions of customers who can benefit from diversity of thought. We are a company of builders who bring varying backgrounds, ideas, and points of view to inventing on behalf of our customers. For us, customer-centricity starts with looking at the data.

In addition to submitting your resume and cover letter to your career centre, apply online at amazon.jobs and search for #EUMBAHIRING to be considered for an interview. In your cover letter, please clearly state the following preferences:

- your location preferences, in order of priority where applicable (UK, France, Germany, Spain, Italy, Czech Republic, Poland)
- your language capabilities (French, German, Spanish, Polish, Czech, Italian). Please note that fluency in at least one of these languages is essential

Please upload your CV and cover letter in one single word/pdf document. Please do not submit the cover letter as a separate document as this second document will not be treated as part of your application.