The Prime Video Content Acquisition and Management team is looking for a technology process-oriented program manager to create and manage costing data related to our third party license agreements.
In this role, you will be responsible for, among other tasks, translating complex agreements with content providers into standardized metadata, managing vendors, and building processes to streamline the delivery of data to internal Amazon teams and systems downstream.
The ideal candidate will enjoy defining new processes, successfully and consistently deliver results, and working cross-functionally to drive automation and scale.
At the same time, he / she is not afraid to roll up his / her sleeves to simply get the job done. The costing program manager should be highly proficient in Excel, have strong attention to detail and polished communication skills, and ideally from a program management background.
This position is based in Mumbai, but will work with teams across the globe.
Core Job Responsibilities :
Onboarding and Managing operations with existing vendors / studios / content partners
Managing and Updating budgets on deals and at business level to provide Accounting / Finance / Business with ready MIS for informed decision making
Work with Cam Ops, Publishing, Marketing to align on launch calendars and synch on budgeting impact
Work on financial and accounting reporting
Work with Accounting to ensure vendor payments and process improvements in relation to such payments.
Collaborate with multiple internal teams to drive process improvements
Develop operational plans to improve, or preferably eliminate, manual processes
Investigate and propose solutions to fix any systematic problems and address such issues proactively in future
Work with technical teams to identify real-world user problems, and provide business and technical requirements to automate solutions with technology
Educate peers and management on processes and expectations to meet production goals and objectives
Enter contract metadata into internally developed tools
Set up new partners for payment
Respond to partner payment inquiries, working with accounts payable to resolve
Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience
Relevant work experience in program management, process improvement and / or digital / high-technology companies / products
Experience using Excel and macros
Proven ability to meet tight deadlines, multi-task, and prioritize workload
High attention to detail, comfortable with hands-on management of tasks
Ability to work in cross-functional teams, communicate with colleagues in both business and technical roles and develop process that drives scale
Adept at working with different systems and making recommendations on improvements for both systems and processes
Ability to succeed amidst ambiguity
Excellent written and verbal communication skills, both with internal teams and external vendors
Background in program management / accounting / finance
Advanced Excel skills
Experience in managing payments and vendor management