- Graduate Area Manager 2017

Salary: Competitive + benefits
Location: South East, Central, East Midlands, West Midlands, Wales, North West, Nationwide, Leicester, Manchester
Start date: Various
Sectors: Customer Service, Distribution & Logistics, Management, Retail, Research & Analysis

Join as a Graduate Area/Shift Manager

Amazon's Graduate Team is hiring for our 2017 Area Managers. If you are interested in joining a pioneering business please submit your CV and a member of the graduate recruitment team will be in touch.

As an Area Manager, you will be in charge of one department within a warehouse, also known as a Fulfilment Centre. You will manage the day-to-day operations to deliver on the targeted key performance indicators.

You will be responsible for measuring, evaluating and improving processes in the areas of transportation, supply chain and logistics, obtaining and reporting on key metrics and data whilst driving production within your area. Through your work, you will continuously improve the functionality and service level we provide to our customers.

You will lead a large team of employees, be their primary point of contact, as well as liaise with other departments to ensure a smooth flow of operations.

Amazon's Area Managers have bias for action. They need to be comfortable making decisions in constantly evolving, diverse and fast-paced environments.

During the course of your graduate programme, you will have the chance to work alongside experienced leaders, giving you a unique insight into our business as well as plenty of training and support.

About you:

We are looking for ambitious and enthusiastic graduates with enough personal drive and enthusiasm to make you stand out from the crowd!

You are:

• a bright mind with a strong leadership ability and strong decision-making skills - and it shows in your CV.

• results-driven with great analytical capability and an eye for innovating and simplifying our processes and practices.

• committed to get the job done, this is highly likely to include non-rotational shift hours. Shift work includes night shifts, weekends and holiday hours.

• an excellent communicator in written and verbal English, across all organizational levels.

• working towards, or already finished, your degree.

To apply:

Please apply by clicking on the apply now button.

*Amazon is an equal opportunities employer. We believe passionately that employing a diverse workforce is central to our success.*