Zulily is a retailer obsessed with bringing our customers something special every day. Unique products from up-and-coming brands are featured alongside favorites from top brands, including clothing, home decor, accessories, toys and gifts, giving customers something new to discover each morning at an incredible price. We are fast-paced, innovative and metric-driven, with a team passionate for delighting our customers. Whether you want to work with incredible product selection, develop smart marketing plans, help us in our pursuit of faster fulfillment, or do something else awesome in between, we have a place for you. With locations in Seattle, Reno, Columbus and Bethlehem, our team is excited to be changing the way people shop every day - and we are just getting started.
Serve as an operational consultant to General Manager
Partner with site operations and provide assessments of operations for improvement opportunities related to safety, service, productivity, cost reduction, and/or process simplification.
Effectively use tools such as Lean, Six Sigma, Kaizen, Root cause analysis, 5S, Total Quality Management, Etc.
Spend a large amount of time on the floor during all operational hours with a deep understanding of each area.
Define standard operating procedures and ensure adherence to documents and procedures.
Define and share best practices between sites.
Develop and apply labor standards.
Update time standards as conditions change and new processes/hardware are implemented.
Provide assistance on projects where labor calculations are required for impact evaluations.
Own and administer Labor Management.
Assist in the implementation of new processes, software applications, and/or hardware.
Work with reporting and analysis and site production planners on productivity reporting.
Assist with budgeting and resource planning
A BS degree in Industrial Engineering or Operations Research or related disciple is required or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Maynard Operational Sequence Technique (MOST) Certified
Travel may be required
2-3 years of experience in a related field and successful demonstration of the responsibilities and skill set listed above.
Qurate Retail Group