Join our Logistics Compliance team, partnering with Amazon’s MENA Transportation & Logistics leaders to identify and mitigate risk in a rapidly growing and complex, global environment.
We are looking for individuals who can apply their knowledge of operations and internal controls to a diverse set of risk areas including compliance, process, technology, legal, finance, and program management.
In this role, work closely with Amazon logistics and transportation businesses to understand their nuanced risk landscapes.
You will also partner with various legal, finance, and compliance teams to optimize compliance programs that will include designing and executing risk assessments, designing governance programs, auditing risk areas, and evaluating policies.
Work across transportation teams and other business partners to identify and assess regulatory and compliance risks as it relates to our 3P carriers
Design and deliver compliance programs including defining supplier audit criteria, audit cadence, and risk rankings. Partner with the Controls Assurance team to design risk-based audit programs
Develop a working knowledge of the operational processes and controls in place that support all compliance programs
Assist with linking policies, standard operating procedures, internal controls, monitoring, and reporting with the goal of improving operations, compliance policies, and risk management
Collaborate with project teams in developing business requirements and business controls in implementation plans
Drive process improvement and control implementation projects
Drive documentation of processes, risks, and controls and work with owners to assign accountability
Deliver quality documents that are effectively written with practical, actionable, and value-added recommendations
Manage a 3P audit provider to execute a pre-agreed audit program against a standard checklist
Willing to travel up to 50% of working time, sometimes at short notice
5+ years of Risk, Audit, Compliance, Internal Controls, Legal, HR Compliance, and / or Labor Employment experience.
BA / BS degree (or equivalent experience)
Demonstrated ability to successfully lead large programs
Excellent organizational skills including prioritizing, scheduling, time management, and meeting deadlines
Strong verbal and written communication skills are a must (including English language)
Demonstrated track record of managing through influence
Exceptional analytical skills, comfortable working with large amounts of data and communicating data findings
Able to work effectively with multiple teams
CPA, CMA, CISA, CIA or similar risk, audit, or compliance credentials.
Auditing and / or compliance skills (e.g., SOX, SOC, etc.).
Proven Transportation or Supply Chain industry experience, preferably in a similar role, within a high-volume logistics, environment.
Understanding of basic data analytical skills and tools such as Tableau, SQL (intermediate to advanced).
Ability to thrive in a start-up like environment