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Senior Risk and Compliance Manager

Posted Jul 10
Full Time
Arlington, Virginia


The Transportation Risk & Compliance (TRC) Operations Execution team in Europe is responsible for compliance of Amazon’s 3rd party Delivery Service Providers (DSPs) with wage standards, benefits, and minimum financial protection requirements as set by Amazon policy and/or in compliance with statutory requirements. TRC builds programs to assesses carrier compliance through audits/inspections, and drives transportation businesses to implement compliance solutions and mitigating controls through technology, detection and systematic enforcement of requirements. You’ll use strategic thinking to define and implement an efficient project plan. You’ll deal with complex challenges with creativity, innovation, and leadership. With a responsibility extending beyond process improvements, you could also contribute to improving other areas of the business, like diversity, equity, and inclusion.

Key job responsibilities

  • Development of a global business insurance monitoring strategy with clear quality standards
  • Build monitoring and enforcement frameworks for insurance compliance in collaboration with region compliance and business teams
  • Identification and management of potential vendors to perform business insurance monitoring for each geo globally
  • Work with partner teams to address the root-cause on non-compliance, by targeting initiatives and projects
  • Management and resolution of insurance-related escalations and driven continuous improvement in monitoring processes

A day in the life

The ideal candidate is a highly motivated self-starter that possesses flexibility and excellent judgment to work in a fast-changing environment managing ambiguous compliance matters. They will manage complex cross-functional projects e.g. monitoring and enforcement frameworks and other initiatives for multiple transportation programs. They will recommend program policies, processes, standard operating procedures, controls and mechanisms to mature compliance within legislative and regulatory mandates. They will be responsible for building strong partnerships with stakeholders and vendors. They will be a recognized business insurance compliance SME.

About The Team

The mission of the TRC’s risk management function is to provide proactive risk solutions for identifying and managing risk across Amazon’s transportation organization and supporting growth by aligning risk management with performance and objective setting. The vision is to provide the business with risk information to support fact-based decision making thus optimizing strategic execution.

Basic Qualifications

  • 6+ years of compliance, audit or risk management experience
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office products and applications at an advanced level
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent

Preferred Qualifications

  • Project Management Professional (PMP) or equivalent certification
  • Experience leveraging technology and implementing lean principles / Six Sigma methodologies to drive process improvements or equivalent
  • Master's degree or equivalent

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

Our compensation reflects the cost of labor across several US geographic markets. The base pay for this position ranges from $109,000/year in our lowest geographic market up to $185,000/year in our highest geographic market. Pay is based on a number of factors including market location and may vary depending on job-related knowledge, skills, and experience. Amazon is a total compensation company. Dependent on the position offered, equity, sign-on payments, and other forms of compensation may be provided as part of a total compensation package, in addition to a full range of medical, financial, and/or other benefits. For more information, please visit This position will remain posted until filled. Applicants should apply via our internal or external career site.

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Job ID: A2695389