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Loss Prevention Specialist, Inc. - Kansas City, KS

Job DescriptionThe Loss Prevention Specialist (LPS) is a key high level hourly associate position in the Amazon Fulfillment Centers (FCs). The Loss Prevention Specialist leads the effort to efficiently and effectively provide security services and asset (lives, buildings, equipment, inventory, data, & intellectual property) protection in a designated fulfillment center. The LP Specialist reports to the Loss Prevention Manager responsible for their facility, and aids them in supporting the FC Operational team, and the cross functional teams throughout the organization. Key Responsibilities Include: \u2022 Enhance, track, and report on metrics which are key performance indicators, allowing performance improvements so that the desired outcomes are achieved to plan and in a timely manner \u2022 Ensure internal controls per Sarbanes Oxley (SOX) requirements related to area are fulfilled \u2022 Assist with investigations of internal and external theft and fraud and conduct interviews when appropriate \u2022 Inspire performance excellence on the part of all security services team members \u2022 Ensure that you understand, align performance and actions with and can clearly articulate the vision and values of the organization and their department \u2022 Meet or surpass your objectives that align with security service model \u2022 Identify, promote and implement security best practices in a designated FC \u2022 Serve as department\u2019s liaison and security subject matter expert for facility management keeping them abreast of key issues, strategies and the department\u2019s performance \u2022 Utilize Lean and Six Sigma methods to drive process improvements and increase efficiency \u2022 Effectively partner with internal customers in evaluating current and future security services, processes and initiatives \u2022 Coordinate data collection, through database polling or data entry, from multiple FCs; and conduct analysis generating strategic and tactical interpretations
Basic Qualifications\u2022 1 year experience in security services, asset protection, audit, risk management, inventory control, quality assurance, or other related field \u2022 Proficient with MS Office Professional Suite, including intermediate knowledge of Excel \u2022 Must be flexible to work weekends and/or overnight shifts as necessary \u2022 High school diploma or equivalent \u2022 Able to work in an industrial environment that requires walking up to 5 miles a day and ability to lift up to 20 lbs
Preferred Qualifications\u2022 Familiarity with Lean Six Sigma concepts desired and certification \u2022 Strong familiarity with data bases (querying and analyzing) such as SQL, MYSQL, Access, Exception Based Reporting, etc. \u2022 Interviewing and Interrogation experience desired and Wicklander and Zulawski certification is a plus \u2022 Bachelor's degree or on track to obtaining a Bachelor\u2019s degree in less than one year \u2022 Experience with warehouse or distribution center services \u2022 Workplace Violence and/or Business Continuity experience \u2022 Awareness and implementation of best practices related to the utilization of physical security systems, investigation techniques, effective oversight of contract security officers, and distribution center loss mitigation techniques \u2022 Demonstrated ability to work independently with off-site supervision \u2022 Must have strong oral and written communication skills \u2022 Comfortable working in a fast-paced and multi-tasking environment \u2022 Analytical experience in performance based, action and results oriented settingAmazon is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer \u2013 Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation.Amazon offers competitive packages including comprehensive health care, 401(k), restricted stock units, growth potential and a challenging and exciting work environment.

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Loss Prevention Specialist, Inc. - Kansas City, KS, United States


Location: Kansas City, KS

Company Profile:
Amazon, a Fortune 500 company based in Seattle, Washington, is the global leader in e-commerce. Since Jeff Bezos started Amazon in 1995, we have significantly expanded our product offerings, international sites, and worldwide network of fulfillment and customer service centers. Today, Amazon offers everything from books and electronics to tennis rackets and diamond jewelry. We operate sites in Canada, China, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, Spain and United Kingdom and maintain dozens of fulfillment centers around the world which encompass more than 26 million square feet.