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Sr. Vendor/Studio Manager - Amazon Video (m/w)

Sr. Vendor/Studio Manager - Amazon Video (m/w)

Amazon Instant Video Germany GmbH
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Job Description

Are you a strategic thinker with high ambitions? Come make a difference in a high growth, innovative, global and fun company that combines startup atmosphere with a well-established brand! Help create the future of digital entertainment with Amazon.

We are looking for exceptional people with outstanding analytical skills. People who are entrepreneurial, highly motivated and who have what it takes to make Amazon Video the place for people to come to for their entertainment needs. We are seeking a Senior Studio/Vendor Manager, who will be responsible for growing Amazon's transactional video-on-demand business (VOD & EST) together with major studios.

In this role you will have a high degree of decision-making and full account responsibility. You will work closely with content providers to maximize the performance of titles, plan and negotiate for marketing support and secure differentiating content. Furthermore, you will develop and analyze financial metrics and provide senior management with insights and recommendations from the daily business.

Key responsibilities

– We strive to be foremost scholars with respect to our industry and its products. You will leverage your creativity and your ability to think big to build and shape a new industry. Your decisions and actions will determine Amazon's product offering, competitive standing, market segment status, as well as elements of long-term customer trust and value.

– You will be working with the Content Acquisition team on this core component of Amazon’s brand and value proposition for our customers. We strive to be market segment leaders in selection – not just in terms of title count, but in relation to timeliness of availability, content features, and the curatorial resonance/appeal of title selection in our marketing/promotional efforts.

– You will be responsible for the primary driver of value and trust for customers securing optimal customer value relative to our profitability needs.

– You will own and drive your accounts' P&L by focusing on value creation with studios. You’ll leverage promotional opportunities, marketing programs and improved partnership amenities such as reporting and self-service tools to drive growth of the overall business.

Notwendige Qualifikationen

  • BA or equivalent
  • First-hand negotiation experience
  • Extensive experience in vendor management or key account management
  • Excellent analytical skills and high affinity for numbers
  • Excellent communication and organizational skills
  • Ability to adapt to a quickly changing, fast moving environment
  • Ability to build strong working relationship with vendors, and internal teams alike
  • Fluency in English & German

Wünschenswerte Qualifikationen

  • MBA/PhD
  • Strategy consulting or business development experience
  • P&L responsibility
  • Knowledge of the digital video landscape, including solid understanding of digital video distribution

Amazon is an equal opportunities employer. We believe passionately that employing a diverse workforce is central to our success. We make recruiting decisions based on objective criteria including your experience and skills. We value your passion to discover, invent, simplify and build. We welcome applications from all sections of society irrespective of colour, race, religion or belief, nationality, ethnic or national origin, gender, gender reassignment, sexual orientation, sex, marital status, disability, age or trade union membership. Please let us know if you have any special requirements in relation to this recruitment process.