Associate - Project & Analytics (m/f) - Supply Chain in 10997 Berlin / Wayfair GmbH
Intermediate to Advanced Excel is required
Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English is essential
Any other major European language would be a bonus
Wayfair.de and .co.uk has Europe’s largest online selection of furniture, home furnishings, décor and goods including more than 1.8 million products from over 3,500 suppliers across the EU and is constantly increasing.
Wayfair’s Product Performance team is looking for an Associate - Project & Analytics to drive projects and initiatives that support the operational scalability of our EU business, and facilitate the development of a pan-European drop-ship fulfillment model. The daily questions we are faced with include:
How to drop ship an assembled wardrobe from Bilbao to Berlin?
How does a traditional carrier have to transform its business to meet the demand of the online world?
How do we effectively communicate performance indicators to over 3000 EU suppliers?
Our Project Management function is critical in supporting the answer to these questions, managing a portfolio of major tools and system developments and process improvement projects across the company. This role has potential for high visibility right from the start
The Associate will have the ability to jump head-first into cross-functional projects but also work with the support of an experienced Project Management and Analytical team. This role will require sifting through large amounts of data, drawing conclusions and interacting daily with stakeholders from several teams, including: Category Management, Warehouse Operations, Supplier Operations, Engineering, Merchandising, and more. This is a role for someone who thrives working on cross-functional projects with a “can do” attitude, the willingness to get to the bottom-of things and an eye for details.
Analyze European incidence data (country/supplier/carrier level etc.) in order to identify improvement opportunities
Work and collaborate closely with Project, Tech Managers and Senior leaders in helping drive completion of key deliverables and following up on outstanding items
Design, improve, and utilize new and existing metrics to help support/drive the future state of processes to ensure sustainability and accountability
Own the scoping and execution of specific projects and initiatives, from cross-functional projects to strategic supplier outreaches
Scope new tools or enhancements to existing solutions to improve our supplier and carrier operational management capabilities
Coordinate project reports to stakeholders and senior leadership
Prioritize competing interests and focus project plans on the highest impact activities
Bachelor Degree or equivalent
Intermediate to advanced Analytics in Excel Required (SQL are a plus)
Sufficient commercial experience in a relevant field
Strong organizational, exceptional communication skills, and creative problem solving skills
Interest and eagerness to learn about tech/engineering initiatives
Ability to work cross-functionally and motivation to move beyond existing practices
Innovative problem-solving skills – dissect and determine root causes of problems, and implement solutions
Thoughtful, articulate communication style.
Comfortable in a fast-paced, dynamic environment
Entrepreneurial spirit, self-reliant and able to motivate others.
Open-mindedness to take on increased responsibilities as the position advances
And finally, our proposition to you!
Of course the usual competitive salary, bonus, office snacks and drinks and but also…
An awesome team right in the startup hub of Berlin
A huge opportunity to be an early entrant and set the stage with us
Career path guidance
We want to share our company with you in stock units
We pitch in to your gym membership and office sport events
Monthly team events
And let’s not forget the chance to join the next global giant in e-commerce
About Wayfair Inc.
Wayfair believes everyone should live in a home they love. Through technology and innovation, Wayfair makes it possible for shoppers to quickly and easily find exactly what they want from a selection of more than 10 million items across home furnishings, décor, home improvement, housewares and more. Committed to delighting its customers every step of the way, Wayfair is reinventing the way people shop for their homes - from product discovery to final delivery.
Wayfair generated $5.2 billion in net revenue for the twelve months ended March 31, 2018. Headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts with operations throughout North America and Europe, the company employs more than 8,700 people.
We´re happy to hear from you! Work with us! Please apply in English via our recruitment system Jobvite and have your CV and a motivation letter (or however you want to express you´re the right candidate) ready and use this link:
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