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Associate Director - Warehouse Operations

Perris, United States

Associate Director of Warehouse Operations

Position Summary:

The Associate Director of Warehouse Operations will be a key member of the Wayfair operations team. The position will require a leader to both develop and manage a large team for our Perris, CA warehouse operations; handling both small parcel and freight products for the leading home furnishings and decor site. Reporting to the Director of Operations, the Associate Director of Warehouse Operations will manage within a 2 building campus totaling 2 million sf.

Key Responsibilities

  • Manage the day to day operations for fulfillment operations for both freight and small parcel products.
  • Develop staffing and productivity planning metrics for all segments of the operations.
  • Drive cost improvement activities by identifying system improvements, headcount optimization, and improved square footage utilization opportunities.
  • Develop and execute strategy to efficiently support special projects as well as new service offerings.
  • Engage with senior management in Transportation, Finance, and Customer Service.
  • Maintain solid inventory control processes and procedures.


  • Bachelor's degree required.
  • Any industry certifications and development are a plus.


  • 5-10 years of progressive upward experience in distribution and logistics functions; preferably in the E-Commerce industry.


  • Previous experience managing a large 500k sf distribution operation with staffing levels over 100.
  • Planning and budgeting experience.
  • Strong WMS systems background.
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office with a focus on Excel.
  • Detail oriented, strong communication and collaborative skills.

About Wayfair:

Wayfair Inc. offers an extensive selection of home furnishings and décor across all styles and price points. The Wayfair family of brands includes:

  • Wayfair.com, an online destination for all things home
  • Joss & Main, where beautiful furniture and finds meet irresistible savings
  • AllModern, a go-to online source for modern design
  • DwellStudio, a design house for fashion-forward modern furnishings
  • Birch Lane, a collection of classic furnishings and timeless home décor

Wayfair generated $2.25 billion in annual sales in 2015 and $786.9 million in net revenues for second quarter 2016. Wayfair employed 5,398 people as of June 30, 2016 and is headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts with operations throughout North America and Europe. The company has previously been named one of America’s Most Promising Companies by Forbes Magazine and selected by the Boston Business Journal and Glassdoor.com as a Top Company to Work For and Top Company for Well Balanced Life.

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