Head of Digital Music, Australia in Sydney, Australia

Passionate about music? Channel that passion into your work by leading our efforts to launch and develop Amazon Music in Australia.

Amazon is looking for a general manager with proven experience in establishing and launching media businesses outside the United States to lead our Australia business. In this role you will hire and develop a team to drive the roll-out of Amazon Music. You will work with the Amazon Music team and local in-region Amazon teams to develop a world-class and locally relevant digital music customer experience, and ensure that Amazon is well positioned versus other offerings. You will own the full customer experience, driving adoption of and engagement with our Amazon Music products.

  • Bachelor’s degree required; MBA or JD preferred.

  • Extensive experience hiring, managing, and developing a team.

  • Experience working with teams across multiple countries.

  • Experience in the Australian Media Industry is strongly preferred

  • The ideal candidate will have experience leading cross-functional organizations including business development, marketing, finance technology, and general management.

  • Extensive international operational experience, including setting up and launching operations across multiple countries in a short period of time.

  • Demonstrated the ability to identify and solve ambiguous problems, including a history of identifying customer needs and inventing new ways to meet those needs.

  • The ability to both develop a long-term strategy and ensure short-term tactical projects are delivered.

  • The attitude to thrive in a high-energy, fast-paced environment.

  • A strong reputation for attracting and developing the best talent.

Amazon is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer – Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation.

AMZR Req ID: 542972

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