Amazon Corporate LLC Dangerous Goods Project Manager in Seattle, Washington

Dangerous Goods Project Manager Job ID 460996 Location US-WA-Seattle Posted Date 11/11/2016 Company Amazon Corporate LLC Position Category Project/Program/Product Management--Non-tech Recruiting Team .. Job DescriptionAt Amazon, we're working to be the most customer-centric company on earth and to grow in a safe environment for both our Customers and our Associates. To get there, we need exceptionally talented, bright, dynamic and passionate people. If you'd like to help us build the place to find and buy anything online, this is your chance to make history. Are you comfortable digging into business requirements and collaborating with business and technical teams to launch new capabilities improving the customer experience? North America Dangerous Goods is looking for Program Manager to plan and execute dangerous goods compliance projects and maintain operational performance. This role requires working with different business owners across organizations to define the strategy, requirements, timelines as well as lead different cross functional teams. This role will also act as a Dangerous Goods Specialist who will work on resolving compliance gaps and new compliance initiatives. Cross-team coordination, program management, and effective communication skills are essential. Qualified candidate have 5 or more years of relevant work experience in project management in a cross-functional environment and 2 years of Dangerous Goods or related compliance program experience. Deliverables/Scope: Identify and lead dangerous goods improvement projects to drive towards a best in class dangerous goods compliance program. Work cross functionally with business and software teams to ensure dangerous goods compliance requirements are known and projects are carried out to delivery. Identify regulatory risks in new products and services and provide guidance for risk mitigations. Obtain hazardous materials certification for transportation agencies. Develop and maintain solid relationships with retail, FBA (Fulfillment by Amazon) and fulfillment center partners to capture and remediate concerns. Basic Qualifications BA/BS 5 years project management experience and demonstrated success, 2 years Dangerous Goods or other compliance program experience Experience driving process improvement with technology. Preferred Qualifications MBA or related advanced degree. Certification and experience in dangerous goods compliance. Strong verbal and written communication skills. Exceptional organizational skills. Ability to work independently and autonomously. Demonstrated collaborative skills and ability to work well within a team. Accomplished range of skills from high level strategic thinking to creative and detailed execution. Self-motivated with critical attention to detail, deadlines and reporting. Fast learner. Amazon is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer - Minority / Female / Disability / Vet Amazon is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer – Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation