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Senior Manager - Global Trade Process, Project and Operations (International Supply Chain)

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Senior Manager - Global Trade Process, Project and Operations (International Supply Chain)

The International Supply Chain team creates value both internally and externally through the establishment of lasting partnerships, which will enable us to drive a more efficient and cost effective supply chain. We will design, optimize, operationalize and roll out transportation programs for our CastleGate supplier partners in the US, Canada, UK, EU and Asia.

*What is CastleGate? *CastleGate is one of Wayfair’s newest business units, which is focused on providing strategic supply chain services to key suppliers.Visit the link to hear from one of our Wayfair founders, Niraj Shah, and our team to get a more in-depth understanding of CastleGate: https://www.youtube.com/embed/4ChIwUySYhs

*What’s it like working in Operations? *https://youtu.be/k1jdHDb_j88

Wayfair is focused on expanding our logistics and supply chain footprint to include international supply chain services. We are applying digital, analytics and machine learning capabilities to ocean freight and drayage services to build a differentiated experience for importers, who want to be part of a supply chain for the e-commerce age. We have committed to building an in-house forwarding capability that will be amongst the top 10 forwarding setups in the world transforming how ocean and drayage freight is managed worldwide.

We are looking for a Senior Manager Global Trade Process, Project and Operations to drive a portfolio of trade related projects globally. This individual will identify business opportunities for all Customs and Trade topics that reduce the cost of doing business globally for our suppliers. This Senior Manager will report to the Associate Director of Trade Compliance within the International Supply Chain organization.

What You'll Do

  • Analysis, conception and implementation of trade compliance measurements to optimize distribution logistics for inbound suppliers.
  • Define direction and create trade compliance strategies that drive the organization's vision and direction while reducing inbound costs for our suppliers.
  • Proactively identify compliance requirements, risks and manage mitigation by establishing policies, processes, and mechanisms enabling a seamless supply chain.
  • Continuously drive product and technology teams to bring about step changes related to trade compliance allowing us to drive to become the best-in-class management of inbound goods.
  • Drive compliance program integration with commercial and operational teams via development of country level playbooks.
  • Create and maintain comprehensive project plans, showing tasks, resources, dependencies and status throughout the life of the project, revising as appropriate to meet changing needs and requirements.
  • Develop business cases and recommendations through a data-driven approach and drive executions of action plans.
  • Drive trade compliance change management and continuous process improvement while providing input to audit and oversee mechanisms.

What You'll Need

  • MBA from top-tier business school or JD
  • 10+ years of experience in compliance and/or project/program management
  • Demonstrated ability to think strategically about business, product, and technical challenges
  • Experience working with minimal supervision in fast paced, cross-functional, and global environment
  • Willingness to travel up to 10% (domestically and internationally)

About Us

Wayfair is one of the world’s largest online destinations for the home. Whether you work in our global headquarters in Boston or Berlin, or in our warehouses or offices throughout the world, we’re reinventing the way people shop for their homes. Through our commitment to industry-leading technology and creative problem-solving, we are confident that Wayfair will be home to the most rewarding work of your career. If you’re looking for rapid growth, constant learning, and dynamic challenges, then you’ll find that amazing career opportunities are knocking.

No matter who you are, Wayfair is a place you can call home. We’re a community of innovators, risk-takers, and trailblazers who celebrate our differences, and know that our unique perspectives make us stronger, smarter, and well-positioned for success. We value and rely on the collective voices of our employees, customers, community, and suppliers to help guide us as we build a better Wayfair – and world – for all. Every voice, every perspective matters. That’s why we’re proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, ethnicity, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship status, marital status, disability, gender identity, gender expression, veteran status, or genetic information.

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Wayfair is a technology leader, reinventing the way people shop for their homes

Wayfair focuses on E-Commerce, Home & Garden, Home Decor, and Furniture. Their company has offices in Boston and Berlin. They have a large team that's between 501-1000 employees. To date, Wayfair has raised $358M of funding; their latest round was closed on October 2014 at a valuation of $2.4B.

You can view their website at http://www.wayfair.com/ or find them on Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn.

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