The Director of Distribution Operations will be responsible for the startup and ongoing operations of a new distribution facility in Stockton, CA. Scope covers all aspects of the distribution center including fulfillment operations, apparel-cleaning operations, shipping, reverse logistics, inventory control, process improvements, safety, maintenance and security. This role will be an integral part of the company and play a significant role in designing and implementing new processes, DC Technologies and apparel cleaning capabilities and complete the build out over 6-12 months.

 

  • Coordinate all activities associated with starting up a new distribution center that includes both fulfillment and apparel cleaning operations.
  • Manage and supervise direct exempt level reports and up to 150+ non-exempt reports, including all aspects of personnel management.
  • Oversee the hire and training of exempt/non-exempt employees.
  • Coaches and counsels employees as appropriate to increase their operational and customer service efficiencies.
  • Conducts meetings with Distribution Center and Customer Service Supervisors/Managers on safety of overall warehouse production as well as Customer Service Department.
  • Oversee and ensure compliance with OSHA, DOT and safety and environmental rules.
  • Leads training programs in safety and warehouse processes as well as other areas necessary to operate a successful Distribution Center.
  • Manage inventory control including tracking, delivery, shrink and damage.
  • Works toward improving productivity while reducing operational cost.
  • Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from employees.
  • Addressing key performance measures including but not limited to complaints and problem resolution in Customer Service.
  • Work with management and partners to develop business plans for future growth of the company.

 Desired Skills and Experience

  • DC start up and transformative change experience.
  • 12+ years of management experience in operations, distribution and logistics within a highvolume retail distribution environment with some level of automation.
  • Bachelors of Science in a related field, or equivalent experience.
  • Six Sigma, Lean or apparel experience a plus.
  • Must have good interpersonal communication skills, excellent organizational and detail skills.
  • Ability to create and analyze P&L statements, expense controls, and validate processes of KPImeasurements.

 

About Le Tote:
 
Le Tote’s mission is to make fashion accessible for everyone, every day. Our unique model gives customers access to an unlimited closet of clothing and accessories for a monthly membership fee. We feature hundreds of top brands including House of Harlow, Sam Edelman, Free People, Vince Camuto, Max Studio, Tahari and French Connection. Each shipment includes a personalized selection of three pieces of clothing and two accessories, curated using Le Tote’s proprietary fit algorithm and recommendation engine.
 
We're using a highly analytical, data-driven approach to fundamentally transform the way women shop. To turn our dream into a reality, we're looking for highly motivated and skilled people just like you!
 
Le Tote has customers in 48 states and the company has seen 500% growth year over year for the past 2 years. The Company has raised $30mm to date and is backed by top-tier venture capital firms including Andreessen Horowitz, Google Ventures, Y Combinator, Azure Capital and AITV.

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