Amazon Corporate LLC Sr. Vendor Manager, Amazon Channels in Seattle, Washington

Sr. Vendor Manager, Amazon Channels Job ID 453782 Location US-WA-Seattle Posted Date 11/11/2016 Company Amazon Corporate LLC Position Category Buying, Planning, & Instock Management Recruiting Team .. Job DescriptionWant to change the way people watch TV? We are seeking an experienced media executive in Seattle to develop innovative digital video business opportunities for customers. About Amazon Channels Amazon Video is fast becoming one of the major global players in digital entertainment. We are changing the way millions of customers enjoy movies and TV shows through Amazon Prime, new releases for rent or purchase, and subscriptions through Amazon Channels. Amazon Channels, launched in 2015, is an OTT platform that supports distributing video channels including as Showtime and Starz without a cable subscription on the Amazon Video platform. This team is responsible for creating and growing innovative new projects for customers within the Amazon Channels business. We are seeking a vendor manager for the Amazon Channels team. This role is inherently cross-functional. You will work closely with engineering, product management, operations, merchandising, marketing, and executive teams to support our content experience platform which enables business owners the flexibility and power to show the most relevant, engaging content to every Amazon Video customer. A successful candidate will be highly analytical, resourceful, customer-focused, team oriented, great communicator, and will have an ability to work independently under time constraints to meet deadlines. He or she will have a proven track record in taking on end-to-end ownership and successfully delivering results in a fast-paced and dynamic business environment. Basic Qualifications 6+ years program management experience Bachelors degree is required Ability to work with technical and non-technical business owners to get things done Develop functional requirements to create new tools or refine processes/policies. Excellent cross-functional project management skills. Demonstrated bias for action with strengths in problem solving, issue-resolution, ability to work in a deadline driven work environment, attention to detail, and ability to multitask A passion for digital media and digital video Preferred Qualifications Masters degree or MBA Experience communicating with and influencing external partners Experience managing, analyzing, and communicating relevant results to senior management Amazon is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer – Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation