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Talent Acquisition Program Manager

Seattle, WA 98104


Job summary
Do you have passion for hiring and developing the best? The Amazon Entertainment Talent Acquisition team is seeking an experienced Program Manager (PM) who will be responsible for the Bar Raiser program, one of our most critical talent acquisition mechanisms at Amazon.

Amazon Bar Raisers scale our ability to Hire and Develop the Best by enforcing the highest hiring standards, ensuring integrity of our interviewing practices, and delivering an outstanding Candidate Experience. Working collaboratively with senior business leaders, Bar Raiser core leadership teams, global TA leadership, and central team contacts, you will own the ongoing scaling and sustainability of this program and collaborate with your global peers to identify opportunities that will drive efficiency through innovation including leveraging technology and automation.

You will work in a highly collaborative team environment, and have the opportunity to leverage creativity to drive innovation on a global scale. This is a critical role, requiring expertise in influencing at all levels and multiple geographies, proven experience taking ideas and turning them into strategic plans and driving execution. The successful candidate will have long lasting impact on the success of the Devices and Services organization.

The candidate possesses program management experience ideally in the HR/recruiting space, and must have a track record of managing remote stakeholders, project delivery teams with strong backbone and bias for action to remove barriers to project success.
The candidate will have the ability to implement big ideas, influence senior leadership, have exceptionally strong communication both written and verbal, and have led cross-regional initiatives.

Being an Amazon Bar Raiser, Bar Raiser in Training or having worked intimately with Bar Raisers is a plus. Having a deep knowledge of the Amazon recruiting space- Recruiting Coordinators, Sourcers, Recruiters, interviewing, hiring events, and offers- is a distinct advantage.


  • 5+ years of experience in program or project management
  • Experience using data and metrics to drive improvements
  • Experience owning program strategy, end to end delivery, and communicating results to senior leadership

Experience defining program requirements and using data and metrics to determine improvements

Excellent written and verbal communication skills that convey complex ideas in a simplified manner

Ability to deliver results with self-initiative and determination in a dynamic and often ambiguous environment

5+ years of experience in program or project management

5+ years of experience working cross functionally with tech and non-tech teams


Certified Bar Raiser or Bar Raiser In Training

Proven track record of sound decision making, taking ownership, and delivering results

Ability to build strong relationships and influence others while working in a cross functional environment, including senior members of the business

Ability to adapt well to fast-paced environments with changing circumstances, direction, and strategy

Bias for action, excellent attention to detail and relentless commitment to follow-through

Ability to see around corners thinking about both the big picture and individual needs

Effective consulting skills, with an ability to influence a wide variety of audiences - technical and business partners, HR functions, and all levels of employees

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.


Posted: 2022-05-13 Expires: 2022-06-12

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