Purple combines uber comfort with science-backed technology to make sleep and sit products for everyday life. Their award-winning marketing represents the company's quirky, colorful culture and their over 100 granted and pending patents guarantee that this company is one-of-a-kind. Nestled at the base of the Wasatch mountain range, Purple sits as one of Utah's fastest growing companies. Poised to take over the world or at least the mattress industry Purple is looking for the most-rad, ultra-cool, totally-awesome peeps to join the team.
Position: Shipping/Fulfillment Assistant Manager
Department: Supply Chain
The shipping/fulfillment assistant manager will be responsible for supporting the fulfillment manager and facilitating the overall process of product fulfillment to Purple customers; this includes direct consumers, wholesale channels, other distribution channels, and forward inventory locations.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Overlap with the shipping/fulfillment manager to provide managerial coverage of shift hours
Develop and lead a team of shipping/fulfillment associates.
Ensure timely and accurate fulfillment of orders which include small parcel packages, LTL and multi-truck load sized orders.
Build standard work, design work flow, and manage resources allocation around bottlenecks and evolving fulfillment models.
Work with cross functional teams including warehouse operations, production, customer delight, business unit managers and shipping/logistics team.
Reporting of daily and monthly KPI metrics.
Ensure inventory control processes and procedures are followed correctly.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES REQUIREMENTS
2-5 years of managerial experience in a warehouse fulfillment role and developing fulfillment people/teams.
Customer service centric and proactive communication style.
Strong organizational skills in a dynamics and rapidly growing environment.
Printer troubleshooting, familiarity with EDI, NetSuite (or other ERP systems) and performing data extraction.
Ability to troubleshoot inventory and data flow issues.
BENEFITS AND PERKS
Medical, Dental, Vision
Earn a Mattress
Amazing Purple Products
WHY WORK AT PURPLE?
Make your mark: We value innovative thinking. At Purple, you will be empowered to bring your ideas to life as we work together to improve people's lives through comfort.
Gain unique experience: Be a part of one of the fastest growing companies in Utah! The contributions you make will matter at Purple as the company continues to grow with you.
Awesome culture: Join the tight-knit team at Purple and you can enjoy working alongside industry experts, making close friends, and annual employee appreciation events.
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