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Experienced Operations Manager in Distribution Center

Amazon Europe CoreAbout the company

  • Gliwice

    Gliwice, Silesian
  • Offer expired a month ago
  • contract of employment
  • full-time
  • team manager

Your responsibilities

  • Lead a team of front line managers and an overall operations team of between 75 and 150 heads once fully matured.

  • Ensure high quality and high volume productivity within the jobholder’s organizational units.

  • Play a critical role in building management depth by providing guidance and mentorship to all levels of leadership within your organizational units, as well as serving as an outstanding role model.

  • Develop employees and their skill sets to expand the team capabilities and provide growth opportunities for future Amazon.com leaders including application of succession planning at all levels across all teams..

  • Manage, create where required and maintain clear metrics on our investigation handling volumes, performance, and decision quality.

  • Achieve operational excellence and drive process improvement in our service level agreements (SLAs) for all processing activities.

  • Analyse the key levers of the business to identify and reduce bad debt, claims, counterfeit trends and proactively take action to eliminate root cause defects.

  • The manager's success will be measured by their ability to drive operational efficiencies across all processing areas whilst improving internal and external customer experience.

  • Keys to success in this role include exceptional leadership, analytical, managerial, interpersonal, and project management skills. This role blends operations, product management, customer service, global strategy, finance, and usability.

Our requirements

  • Possess a degree from an accredited institution,

  • Previous experience in leading large, diverse teams,

  • You possess excellent communication skills, both verbal and written,

  • You’re competent in two or more production or supply chain areas, with an impressive track record in a similar, dynamic logistics, distribution or manufacturing environment,

  • You possess the ability to organise details, establish and carry out root cause analysis, and then extract and analyse the data you generate,

  • You have English & Polish language (Verbal and written communication, including report writing skills)

  • You are ready to work in 4 day shifts – able to manage a business that can operate 24/7 (including nights and weekends). Therefore you should be able and willing to work to flexible schedules/ shifts and commit the time required to get the job done.


  • Proven project management experience and delivery – Six Sigma knowledge or similar models such as Lean are advantageous.

  • Proven operational experience across the domain of Risk Management & Fraud.

  • Clear understanding of phishing, malware, active content, social engineering, mule networks, fraud detection, fraud workflow tools, etc.

  • Proven track record driving change and innovation.

  • Proven ability to understand and manage complex systems.

  • A Bachelor’s degree or equivalent.

  • Other optional credentials that will be a value-add are Multi-lingual skills (German, Spanish, Italian or French) or experience in Managing Multi-lingual team members/processes in these languages.

Amazon Europe Core

At Amazon we believe that every day is still day one.

A day to take a first step. A day to look forwards to new challenges. And today is that day for you. It's your day to be part of something great. A day to make your ideas come to life. And your day to join a company that redefines itself every day. That's the energy and passion behind Amazon. At Amazon, we're working to be the most customer-centric company on earth. To get there, we need exceptionally talented, bright and driven people. Amazon is one of the most recognizable brand names in the world and we distribute millions of products each year to our loyal customers.

Our overall mission is simple: We want Amazon to be the place where our customers can find, discover and buy anything online. Whatever our customers want, we will find the means to deliver it. With your help, Amazon will continue to enable people to discover new worlds and implement innovation. This is your chance to make history.

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Have you ever thought about what it takes to manage risk across hundreds of services and multiple geographies? Amazon is seeking an outstanding Operations Manager to join our Transaction Risk Management Systems team. Reporting to the Site Manager. You will be responsible for providing the overall management and direct leadership to the operations team, overseeing and developing employee performance and process improvement activities. The job holder will be responsible for building and adhering to maintaining SOP’s, implementing, managing and reporting through Metrics, Service Level Agreements and Key Performance Indicators. Furthermore, they will adhere to all aspects of our Trust and Safety Tenets to protect the Amazon.com brand globally and maximize trust in our end to end systems with buyers, sellers and all other customers.

You will be working in a fast-paced environment where every day brings unique new challenges and new opportunities. You should have excellent business and communication skills and be able to work with senior management globally, site peers and EU wide business stakeholders as well as legal owners to develop and define mutually agreeable solutions. This position will involve regular communication and engagement with senior management. Cross-team coordination, project management and executive level presentation skills will be key to success.