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A career at Amway is a career in opportunity. At Amway you can explore and grow, make a difference, and find success. Established in 1959, Amway is a multi-billion dollar company, and the world’s No. 1 direct selling business, according to the Direct Selling News Global 100. Amway is a center of health, skincare and home product innovation and top-selling, global brands. We manufacture and distribute 450+ consumer products. More than 17,000 employees worldwide support millions of Amway Business Owners who sell Amway products.

Job title:     Sr. Project Manager/SCRUM Master (FUSION)

Department:   FUSION

Location:          Ada, MI (Corporate)

 

 

What do we need?

 

The Amway FUSION product team is seeking a Sr. Project Manager/SCRUM Master to provide project and team leadership for key strategic projects within the FUSION team for the

development of a global portfolio and price management application to be used by the Enterprise including global Affiliates.

 

 

What’s special about our team?

Amway is a leader in Direct Selling and takes our relationship with our distributors (ABOs) very seriously.  Our mutual success is critical. The FUSION on system (formerly Appraise) feeds the Amway Sales and Marketing plan with various price points ensuring a global consistency for our total product: Portfolio, Prices, Margins, and Hierarchy.  The FUSION team is a new team that has been established to develop this new solution.  This team continues design, deliver and deploy the new application using an Agile MVP approach with tight collaboration and integration with a global audience of analysts, product owners, and subject matter experts.  This team will build the tools and processes to define Amway’s pricing strategies and work closely with Marketing, Sales, and Finance.

We have a high-performing, creative team that is well-versed in the Agile methodology. Our development team engages in Peer Review and Paired Programming and enjoys a Continuous Improvement/Continuous Delivery environment and flexibility in terms of how they get work done. You will report to the Manager of IT Finance Solutions.

 

How you would contribute to the role?

The FUSION system will be used by worldwide staff representing Finance, Sales, and Marketing.  You will be developing custom software that manages and optimizes Amway’s product portfolio.  FUSION is the source of Amway’s multiple pricing points (Point value, Bonus value, ABO Cost, Suggested Retail) and product margin for new product development, affiliate price reviews, and affiliate transfer (export) prices for all Amway products. 

In this role, you will coordinate all the work and SCRUM ceremonies of the FUSION team. You will ensure that all the information regarding the project is recorded and communicated using and the team is progressing and completing deliverables.

 

Day to day, you will follow Amway SCRUM practices to lead daily stand-up meetings, assisting to define user stories, assigning work, creating and managing visual boards, calculating delivery timeframes, and communicating with your team and the project stakeholders. There are times when you will work with the business users to gain clarification on issues.

 

To accomplish this, you will be given access to all of Amway’s communication tools.

 

 

What skills and background will be important to be successful?

 

To be considered for this role, you will have to have prior experience working as a SCRUM Master, with knowledge of the Agile Principles, associated techniques and metrics. If you are a Certified Scrum Master, that would be a huge plus. You will also need the ability to coach others in Agile Methodology and SCRUM. You’ll also need to have at least a bachelor’s degree. Having planning and budgeting experience is a definite plus.

 

*This role is not eligible for sponsorship*

Amway’s exceptional benefits package includes: Medical, dental, prescription and vision insurance; 401(K) participation; Profit Sharing; Bonus Eligibility; Fitness Center; product discounts.  Look into how Amway can transform your career!  Visit our web site to apply:  http://www.amway.jobs. For additional information, check us out at www.linkedIn.com/company/amway, www.facebook.com/AmwayTalent, and www.twitter.com/AmwayTalent.

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