Warby Parker is hiring an

Inventory Control Manager

New York, United States

We’re on the lookout for an Inventory Control Manager to play an important role in helping Warby Parker properly account for systematic and physical inventory movements. This dynamic individual will have key accountability in establishing and executing processes and KPIs—plus, pursuing whatever it takes to manage and ultimately optimize inventory control for efficiency and scalability while reducing risk. This position will report to the Senior Manager of Supply Chain Operations.

 

What you’ll do:

  • Implement and maintain policies and procedures relating to inventory control for existing and future facilities/partners
  • Work with team members to manage material flow and inventory accuracy
  • Develop and oversee cycle counting and physical inventory process to maximize productivity and accuracy
  • Consistently evaluate and assess our systems for performance and compliance gaps, plus create action plans and drive improvements
  • Develop and maintain SOPs for inventory control and management, plus train related parties
  • Take whatever measures are necessary to resolve issues or mitigate risks
  • Train and coach direct reports and internal stakeholders on industry best practices

 

Who you are:

  • Equipped with a bachelor’s degree in business, supply chain management, or related field
  • Have 5+ years experience of hands-on materials and inventory management
  • Armed with strong analytical skills with an attention to detail
  • Has a positive, “can do” attitude with strong cross-functional collaborative skills
  • Has led high-visibility projects from start to finish with measurable results
  • Computer experience—intermediate to expert level in Microsoft Office: Word, Excel, Powerpoint, and Access
  • Ready to travel up to 15% of the time

 

About Warby Parker

Warby Parker is a transformative lifestyle brand with a lofty objective: to offer designer eyewear at a revolutionary price while leading the way for socially-conscious businesses. By engaging directly with consumers, we’re able to offer ultra-high-quality, vintage-inspired frames for $95 including prescription lenses and shipping.  We focus on the bigger picture, too: social innovation is woven into the DNA of our company, and for every pair of glasses purchased, a pair is distributed to someone in need.

Because all work and no play makes a dull office, we fill our days with snacks, surprises, pneumatic tubes, and, when appropriate, costumes. As a team member at Warby Parker, you can also look forward to company outings, guest speakers, volunteering opportunities, and brain-stimulating activities.

In 2014, Fast Company named us the #1 Most Innovative Retail Company. We’re also a certified B Corporation, which means that we are held to the highest standards of social and environmental performance.

 

Some benefits and perks of working at Warby Parker:

  • Health, vision, and dental insurance
  • Cell phone reimbursement
  • Flexible “My Time” vacation policy
  • Parental leave policy 
  • Retirement savings plan (401k)
  • Free eyewear (Discounts for friends and family!)
  • Health & wellness stipend
  • Quarterly team outings