Wayfair is looking for a talented, driven, and entrepreneurial leader to grow and direct strategy for our Order Management Operations Team. If you are a management consultant interested in directing your own teams, this position is for you.
You will be responsible for leading a group of managers who oversee our front line teams. The right candidate will bring a mix of analytical and process improvement skills as well as a strong track record of managing productive teams. Due to the high visibility this position would have to senior leadership, you must possess a strong, confident senior presence throughout the organization and experience managing managers. The ideal candidate for this job has strong leadership experience in a metrics driven environment and is motivated to work in and maintain a positive culture. We're looking for an energetic team player who understands how to effectively drive results in our fast-paced and rapidly growing company.
This position is based in Brunswick, ME but will require periodic travel to other Wayfair sites including our headquarters in Boston, MA.
Lead the Maine-Based Supply Chain Integration Team
Create and drive strategic roadmaps, in collaboration with peers, for transactional operations teams managing Supplier Onboarding, Supplier Inventory Compliance and Frontline Freight Management
Work strategically with suppliers to continuously improve the customer experience
Pivot as needed to address unanticipated challenges and complexity in the business model
Deliver consistently on progress and KPIs, to Director and VP of department
Collaborate with management, peers and direct reports to drive meaningful results
Analyze and develop reports on monthly performance trends that clearly articulate milestones to senior leadership and establishes processes to continue improvement
Move aggressively and quickly in a startup-like environment that leverages the resources of Wayfair
Contribute to the development of tools and processes that make our team and suppliers more efficient and effective while always remaining focused on the customer experience
Bachelor's Degree required; MBA preferred
3+ years strategy/management consulting experience preferred
5+ years of senior management experience with proven success developing your management team
Evidence of "scrappy startup execution" and "get it done" attitude
Ability to work collaboratively with peers and headquarters teams
Ability to hit the ground running a confident, entrepreneurial self-starter
Articulate and persuasive communication skills, both written and verbal
Ability to manage and prioritize projects, and to delegate tasks appropriately
Innovative problem-solving skills dissect and determine root causes of problems, and implement solutions
Comfortable analyzing large data sets and using that analysis to drive business plans and priorities
Ability to keep multiple functions moving forward at once