Lead – Wayfair Stores Fullfillment and Logistics
Posted on 1/17/2024
INACTIVE
Wayfair

10,001+ employees

Online home goods retailer
Company Overview
Wayfair's mission is on a mission to help everyone, anywhere create their feeling of home. Wayfair is an online retailer that offers a wide selection of home furnishings and decor.
Consumer Goods

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

$2.3B

Founded

2002

Headquarters

Boston, Massachusetts

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

7%

1 year growth

-5%

2 year growth

-11%
Locations
Evanston, IL, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Communications
CategoriesNew
Operations & Logistics
Quality Control & Compliance
Supply Chain Management
Warehouse Operations
Requirements
  • 1-3 years Retail experience with a focus in Logistics preferred
  • 1-3 years Leadership experience motivating and influencing a team to deliver results with agility required
  • Proven record of strong team delegation and work prioritization and execution to completion required
  • Ability to multitask and navigate through various systems and tools
  • Ability to adapt and learn new technology/systems and software
  • Experience leading multiple departments/work areas, such as receiving, inventory control, pick, pack, ship and return of product
  • Power Equipment experience preferred Must be able to operate or willing to be trained
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills with a strong customer-centric approach
  • Ability to work a flexible schedule, including nights, weekends, and holidays
  • Technical acumen to learn necessary software; proficiency in Google Suites and/or Microsoft Office applications preferred
  • Track record of thriving in a fast-paced and changing environment
  • Capability to adapt to store priorities and to effectively communicate and delegate workload to a large team
Responsibilities
  • Lead receiving operational processes and ensure the functions are being performed correctly
  • Delegate and assign work operations as it relates to store in-stock levels and replenishment
  • Manage the incoming and outgoing inventory in-store and conduct necessary training within the department
  • Ensure the proper use and accountability of tools and powered equipment
  • Ensure the team remains compliant on all regulations and Wayfair policies, including safety in Back of House
  • Keep product moving and oversee the cleanliness of the department, including daily trash compacting
  • Lead a team through inbound truck operations as it relates to unloading the trailer, sort processes of inventory, and replenishment on the floor
  • Assist in schedule formulation of inbound teams
  • Utilize the Wayfair People Principles to coach and mentor the team and aid in their career development