• Senior Custom Program Manager (m/f)

    Standort DE-BY-Munich
    Datum 2 months ago(27.9.2018 16:48)
    Referenznummer
    721926
    Company
    Amazon Online Germany GmbH
    Company/Location (search) : Country (Full Name)
    Germany
  • Job Description

    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. This is your chance to make history.

    The Custom Advertising Team within the Amazon Media Group (AMG) focuses on developing new and innovative solutions to enable our customers engage with brands in ways that enhance their experience of Amazon's consumer products and services. Custom Program is one of the most frequented services within AMG. For our growing business, we are looking for a Senior Custom Program Manager (m/f) to develop our DE business out of Munich further.

    In this role, you will be driving pioneer custom advertising initiatives for our key DE brands from start to finish. You will identify customer engagement opportunities across Amazon’s customer journeys and partner closely with creative, product and account experts. As Sr. Custom Program Manager (m/f) you will develop innovative solutions at scale that set the stage for superior advertiser performance while delighting our customers. This is an opportunity for you to join one of Amazon’s key businesses, to thrive in a start-up environment that drives innovation across the advertising organization. We are looking for someone who is ready to roll-up their sleeves and join a tightly knit team that is tackling really exciting and challenging projects.

    Key responsibilities
    • Constantly develop and drive new advertising product innovations that are outside of our standard product card by engaging with customers, creative teams and DE management to deliver unique solutions for our strategic advertising partners.
    • Create and drive new locale processes for advertising solutions that reduce friction for advertisers and ensure high-quality customer experience.
    • Partner with local market segment advertising and retail leadership to identify and prioritize the needs for the DE business.
    • Manage ad hoc requests for new advertising concepts that can be delivered rapidly in a quickly and thoroughly manner.
    • Drive solution requirements definition, research, metrics analysis, technical specifications, development and any needed testing.
    • Manage client meetings to assess goals, objectives and requests in terms of advertising solutions to drive forward required solutions.
    • Secure scoping, scheduling and feature prioritization across multiple products and feel comfortable working with technical teams to make decisions about complex problems.
    • Work cross-functionally to manage bottlenecks, provide escalation management, anticipate and make trade-offs, balance the business needs versus technical constraints, and maximize business benefit.
    • Develop overall solution plans that meet operational requirements, project manage the execution of custom advertising solutions and ensure that stakeholders have all the inputs required.
    • Present confidently to Amazon senior management, external clients, and other large audiences.

    Notwendige Qualifikationen

    You are renowned as a very strong innovation driver with a reputation for your customer-centric approach and strong partnership on delivery? You possess a proven track record on developing non-standard advertising solutions or solution-orientated products for the customer? You thrive in a start-up environment while wearing many hats, working fast and smart and adapt quickly to new challenges?

    On top of that you possess the following qualifications:
    • University degree (e.g. Bachelor’s or Diploma) incl. degrees from universities of applied science (FH)
    • Several years of experience in Product Management and Project Management ideally within advertising, e-commerce or the digital space.
    • Proven track record of building and delivering strong end-to-end concept propositions that are thoughtfully scoped for flawless execution.
    • Passionate about advertising and with experience in creating compelling solutions which work both for end-users and advertisers.
    • Thrive on building big ideas and delivering first-to-market solutions that connect advertisers with their core customers across Amazon.
    • Apply sound business judgment as well as the ability to think clearly, analyze quantitatively, problem-solve, scope technical requirements and prioritize.
    • Strong communication skills (in English) are crucial, proven ability to influence others internally and externally and experience partnering with a world-wide sales organization.
    • Understanding of technical integration of ideas, and the ability to build relationships with development roles and designers.

    Wünschenswerte Qualifikationen

    • Master’s degree or MBA
    • Project Management certification (PMP, Prince2)
    • Fluency in German and English
    About our rewards
    We’ll expect you to go the extra mile, but we’ll also make sure you’re well rewarded. As well as a competitive salary and stock units we offer a host of other benefits. Moreover, this role offers great further development opportunities for program-, product- and project managers.

    If you thrive in a challenging and fast-paced environment, you’ll meet your match with us, as you will be part of a vibe of constant improvement, where the things you do one moment, you will not necessarily be doing 6 months later. We don’t like to sit still, which is why we always treat every day like the first day. A day to make more good things happen for our customers. It’s that kind of spirit that drives our success now and keeps us ahead of the competition in the future. And you could be part of it. It’s as simple as this: Work Hard. Have Fun. Make History.

    Sounds interesting? We look forward to your application. Please apply online and upload your CV and a letter of motivation in English in one document (max. 5 MB).

    By submitting your resume and application information, you authorize Amazon to transmit and store your information in the Amazon group of companies' world-wide recruitment database, and to circulate that information as necessary for the purpose of evaluating your qualifications for this or other job vacancies.
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