About the Team

The Operations team manages our worldwide distribution network and is responsible for authenticating our sneakers, fulfilling orders and ensuring on-time delivery to buyers. Through our technological innovation and logistical efficiency, you will join a team that prides itself on being the most trusted marketplace in the industry while shipping and processing tens of millions of products for our global buyers and sellers.

Role Overview

As an Assistant Manager, Inventory you will be a vital member of a fast growing operation with the ability to impact massive change as part of our advanced Operations line-up. You must be a natural leader exhibiting organization skills and team oriented decisions to be a part of the Operations Team. 

Strong decision-making skills will be critical for this role. The planning, organization, and execution of completing daily inventory tasks can be challenging during our current growth, so it will be important that this position will work as a calm, objective focused leader to make sure targets are met on a daily basis.

In this role, you will:

  • Train, and develop inventory team members to carry out daily inventory operations
  • Oversee execution of daily tasks to support of the Operations team
  • Build, execute and drive Cycle Counting strategies for inventory compliance
  • Build and maintain an effective daily schedule and work flow that ensure daily inventory and operations goals are met
  • Lead a team that executes all inventory standards to minimize internal and external loss
  • Build and maintain an inventory operation with consistent 99.5% unit accuracy 
  • Conduct routine audits to ensure compliance with company goals
  • Drive compliance with company inventory product storage standards
  • Take full ownership for all on hand products and their physical and systematic locations
  • Build and lead inventory team that excels in resolving variances, identifying root causes, and reporting issues on a daily basis
  • Take responsibility in delivering commitments and positive results
  • Build a culture of Inventory excellence that will meet or exceed shrink goals set by Asset protection
  • Lead and reconcile receiving of bulk seller deliveries
  • Be flexible with other projects as they surface, fostering a team dynamic and can-do attitude
  • Ensure that the inventory team has support, knowledge, and resources necessary to complete tasks
  • Use data to analyze business trends and make impactful changes, create new processes that yield positive results
  • Use data to build relevant network solutions in partnership with our engineering team   
  • Be a resource for inventory processes, product, and order status’ 
  • Maintain and create a positive and collaborative work environment
  • Facilitate and participate in all training on inventory procedures and standards
  • Take risks, try new things, and be a natural problem solve

We are looking for:

  • Strong leadership skills
  • Experience in leading, training, and developing teams of 10 or more staff members
  • Effective communicator among team members and leadership staff
  • Strong background in maintaining a high volume, fast paced inventory environment
  • Minimum 3 years experience working in an inventory control setting – sneaker industry is a plus
  • Experienced in order fulfillment, fulfillment support, order picking and all inbound/outbound mechanisms
  • Strong communication skills across all levels
  • Problem solver with accuracy and attention to detail 
  • Ability to multitask and prioritize
  • Flexible schedule with ability to work evenings, weekends and holidays
  • Skilled  in Google Docs, Excel, SQL
  • Must be able to work while standing and walking and be able to lift up to 50 lbs 
  • Strong knowledge of the sneaker industry is a plus 

GOAT is the global platform for the greatest products from the past, present and future. Since its founding in 2015, GOAT has become the leading and most trusted sneaker marketplace in the world. Through its unique positioning between the primary and resale markets, the company offers styles across various time periods on its digital platforms and in its retail locations, while delivering products to over 30 million members across 170 countries.

Established in New York City over 15 years ago, Flight Club revolutionized sneaker retail as the original consignment store for rare shoes. Carrying the rarest exclusives and collectible sneakers, Flight Club has evolved from a one-stop sneaker destination, to a cultural hub for sneaker enthusiasts and novices alike. With three brick-and-mortar locations in New York City, Los Angeles and Miami, Flight Club remains the premier source for authentic, rare sneakers.

The company is backed by strategic investor Foot Locker, Inc. as well as some of the leading names in venture capital including D1 Capital Partners, Accel, Andreessen Horowitz, Index Ventures, Matrix Partners, Upfront Ventures, Webb Investment Network and Y Combinator.

We encourage you to apply even if you feel unsure about whether you meet every single requirement. We look for people who are passionate about what we do, not just those who check off all the boxes.

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