Amazon.com Services LLC

Supply Chain Manager, Air Network Planning

Amazon.com Services LLC

September 15, 2021

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited University in Supply Chain, Transportation, Business Administration or any other technical field
  • 3+ years experience in a transportation, logistics or operations planning
  • Professional experience preparing, reporting and interpreting large sets of data with accompanying business recommendations
  • 1 + years or experience in Advanced Excel
  • 1 + years of experience in SQL, Tableau and other statistical software
Amazon is seeking a motivated candidate to identify, develop and integrate innovative solutions and programs that lead to improvements that redefine the standards for customer experience in our worldwide transportation network. Amazon transportation encompasses all of the operations that deliver shipments from our fulfillment centers and third party locations to customers worldwide. An Air Network Planner (Planner) will be responsible for the effective design of Amazon’s aviation transportation network. Through data analysis, modeling, collaboration with internal stakeholders and industry research our Planners will contribute to the design of an optimal Amazon Air transportation network maximizing asset utilization. Our Planners have a passion for designing innovative aviation solutions that continually improve the experiences of our customers and drive down total cost within the transportation network.
Responsibilities:
  • Develop aircraft routing recommendations based on Amazon’s delivery volume projections
  • Work directly with internal customers/partners identifying required network capacity and constraints
  • Collect and interpret operating cost data
  • Support proposals for new equipment and services that address customer needs
  • Analyze and recommend optimal network solutions for peak and non-peak periods
  • Pull and report data from numerous databases (using Excel, Access, SQL and/or other data management systems) and to perform ad hoc reporting and analysis as required
  • Participate in long term planning and modelling sessions
  • Masters Degree in Supply Chain Engineering, Business or related field
  • 3+ years of experience in network planning, designing transportation solutions preferably within small parcel or air cargo transportation industry
  • Ability to think both strategically and tactically to optimize long-term performance
  • Experience in supply chain management and transportation concepts: forecasting, planning, optimization, logistics, delivery performance, carrier negotiation
  • Possess excellent business judgment, strong written and oral communication skills, and a practical, common sense approach to getting things done
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