Sourcing Lead, Private Brands

Company Details

Amazon.com Services LLC

  • A background (3+ years) in brand management, product management, project management, financial analysis and/or marketing
  • Proficient in Excel
  • Exceptional written and oral communication abilities
  • Strong organizational skills including prioritizing, scheduling, time management, and meeting deadlines
  • Strong analytic abilities with experience using qualitative and quantitative skills to develop product strategies.

Job summary

We are looking for a entrepreneurial leader that is passionate about products and brands. We are looking for a customer-obsessed, growth minded Product Manager (Sourcing Manager) to lead the development of a new program to accelerate private brand development. In this role, you will be in charge of building a new accelerator program to increase the speed and ease to which we development private brands.

The ideal candidate should be passionate about products, have strong product development skills as well as outstanding project management abilities. They should excel in both strategic thinking and tactical execution, as responsibilities range from creating business plans to driving development. The candidate should also feel comfortable dealing with ambiguity and working in an entrepreneurial environment.

Traits of success:

  • Understand market trends and build business cases for new product opportunities.
  • Manage product lifecycle from ideation through commercialization.
  • Be a smart, hard-working and creative person who loves products, loves solving difficult problems and “getting it done.”
  • Be comfortable collaborating and influencing team members
  • Be responsible for building and executing on new initiatives and roadmaps each year.

  • Master’s degree in Business Administration or related field
  • Experience in product development
  • Experience in marketing, brand management, brand development, consumer insights, or consumer packaged goods
  • Proven ability to identify, analyze, and solve ambiguous problems independently with an exceptional attention to detail
  • Academic and practical experience with a wide array of new product, sensory, brand, advertising and customer satisfaction research methodologies

Amazon is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. Amazon is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally protected status. For individuals with disabilities who would like to request an accommodation, please visit https://www.amazon.jobs/en/disability/us.

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