Diverse company Amazon sees Regional Operations Manager, Danielle, work alongside a former professional swimmer, wrestling champion, pharmacist, civil engineer, photographer and skater

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Have you heard who Danielle gets to work with at Amazon?

Have you heard who Danielle gets to work with at Amazon?

 July 11, 2019

Danielle is a Regional Operations Manager supporting Amazon Transportation Services in Spain and shares her Amazon career journey offering advice to future Amazonians. 

After completing an MBA program in Berlin, Danielle joined Amazon in 2016 at a fulfillment center located 30 miles to the north of London. Recently, she relocated to Barcelona in the same role and is expanding her team to support South European operations.

Danielle describes her experience at Amazon as unique: “I feel that what I have learned in 3 years at Amazon would be equal to 10 years in any other company.”

Working within a diverse and interesting team

The goal of Danielle’s current team is to secure transportation capacity so that all customers in South Europe receive their products within the expected delivery time and fast delivery window.

Danielle talks about the diverse makeup of her team, “A peculiar fact about my team is that they come from 15 different countries and have various backgrounds – we have a former professional swimmer, a wrestling champion, a pharmacist, a civil engineer, a professional photographer and a skater.”

Danielle Amazon operations manager

Enjoying proud professional moments

When asked about her proudest moment at Amazon, Danielle talks about the launch of ATS Linehaul Operations. She explains: “I hired 80 full-time employees in Barcelona who are responsible for controlling linehaul operations in South Europe. We proactively resolve many transportation disruptions on a weekly basis.”

Salient career advice for future Amazonians

When asked to give advice for future Amazonians, Danielle says thinks that they should: “Own their own development and seek their own learning. Amazon is full of experts in every field and everyone should take advantage of working in such a great environment.”

Outside of work, Danielle likes enjoys yoga, saying: “It helps me keep a good work/life balance." She also enjoys traveling to Brazil at least once a year to spend quality time with her family. Danielle adds: "I always love visiting with my Oma, my grandmother.”

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