Junior Operations Analyst with German Language

Information about the position

  • Place of work: Námestie 1. mája 18, Bratislava
  • Contract type: full-time

Job description, responsibilities and duties

Amazon.com strives to be Earth's most customer-centric company where people can find and discover virtually anything they want to buy online. By giving customers more of what they want - low prices, vast selection, and convenience - Amazon.com continues to grow and evolve as a world-class e-commerce platform. Amazon's evolution from Web site to e-commerce partner to development platform is driven by the spirit of innovation that is part of the company's DNA. The world's brightest technology minds come to Amazon.com to research and develop technology that improves the lives of shoppers and vendors around the world.

We have an opportunity for an highly analytical individual to join us in a new European organization to support day-to-day Operations for the increasing number of vendors on our Direct Fulfillment platform. Direct Fulfillment (often called Drop Ship) supports the fulfillment of customer orders directly from vendors’ facilities instead of the Amazon FC.
Amazon is looking for an EU Direct Fulfillment Operations Associate to work in a dynamic environment; your responsibilities will include supporting vendors with day-to-day Operations on the Amazon Direct Fulfillment platform. You will own the resolution of operational and logistics issues that impact our customer. This is primarily a Supply Chain Operations / Transportation role but additionally you will work with other internal technical and business teams, and contribute to new platform feature developments and operational process improvements.

Language Requirement: Preference is candidates with excellent written and speaking skills in English, speaking additional languages: French, German, Spanish or Italian.

Key responsibilities include:

- Understand Amazon Direct Fulfillment program and services and articulate and guide vendors on post-launch questions.
- Actively support vendors using the Amazon Direct Fulfillment platform with operations and transportation questions.
- Work with vendors to set and meet milestones and deliverables to deliver high-quality operational performance.
- Track and report operational performance using appropriate metrics. Engage with internal and external customers/teams to define requirements, verify business processes, and deploy agreed process changes.
- Communicate via email and telephone with vendors plus other internal customers to provide first line support on operations questions.
- Maintain Amazon's outbound supply chain quality by enforcing Amazon's Policy Guidelines.
- Participate in other special projects/assignments as necessary.
- Achieve weekly productivity and quality standards.

Requirements for the employee

Required education

University education (Bachelor's degree)
University education (Master's degree)
Postgraduate (Doctorate)

Language skills

English - Upper intermediate (B2) and
German - Upper intermediate (B2)

Personality requirements and skills

Basic Qualifications:
- Excellent written and spoken English and German language skills
- Excellent business writing and communication skills
- Ability to communicate complex issues correctly and clearly to both internal and external customers.
- Ability to think and react in a high-energy, fast paced environment.
- Demonstrated ability to work independently and use data analysis to understand the root cause of problems
- Self-disciplined, proactive and detail oriented.
- Passionate commitment to Amazon's emergence as the world's most customer-centric company.


Brief description of the company

At Amazon.com, we're working to be the most customer-centric company on the Earth. To get there, we need exceptionally talented, bright, and result driven people.

Amazon opened a center in Slovakia in 2011 creating over 1000 new jobs till today. The new center is operated by Amazon /Slovakia/ s.r.o. and is located at the Park One office center (Namestie 1.maja, Bratislava). Currently there are divisions like Vendor Contact Management, Financial Operations, Payroll, Listing Specialists, Catalog, Amazon Media Group, Mass Vendor Recruitment and more. We even have virtual roles with possibility to work from home.

All open positions together with a job description and contact details can be found on www.amazon.jobs.

Main focus of the company's activities

Retail trade

Company address

Amazon /Slovakia/ s.r.o.
Námestie 1. mája 18
811 06 Bratislava
ID: 2269402   Dátum zverejnenia: 11.10.2016