Wayfair offers Europe’s largest online selection of home furnishings, décor, home improvement and many more. Getting thousands of orders every day to their new owners is at the heart of what we do. We work hard to grow our European footprint, by setting up state of the art warehouses to get even closer to our customers. Everyone should enjoy their new products as fast as possible, and we are the team that makes that happen.

To support that, we are looking to hire a talented, hands-on process planning manager for our European Warehouse Design team. You will work on the implementation of our new e-commerce warehouses and contribute to the further European expansion.

 

What You'll Do

  • Plan and implement logistics processes
  • Conduct material flow and area planning for warehouse operations
  • Create and evaluate logistics concepts
  • Support process development and improvement initiatives to reinforce the goal of Operational Excellence
  • Conduct Motion and Time Studies for the development of sustainable labor standards
  • Contribute to the building and development of a global network Labor Management System
  • Create and implementation of Standard Operating Procedures
  • Plan processes and design warehouse layouts (AutoCAD)
  • Provide change management guidance, assist with process and equipment validation
  • Conduct operational audits in our warehouses
  • You will work from our European headquarters in Berlin (30% travel required)

 

What You'll Need

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in industrial engineering, business administration, supply chain management, or a comparable field with an above-average GPA
  • Practical experience in warehouse planning, material flow planning, or logistics consulting
  • Fluent in English, German is beneficial
  • Detail orientation, strong analytical and organizational skills
  • At least intermediate level in Microsoft Office
  • Effective communication with business partners both local and remote; excellent communication skills; the ability to handle multiple competing priorities; and a strong customer focus
  • Involvement with senior management both internally and externally
  • Knowledge on Warehouse Management Systems is beneficial
  • First experience with AutoCAD, Labor Management Systems and data mining techniques (SQL)

 

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.

Apply for this Job

* Required

  
  
When autocomplete results are available use up and down arrows to review
+ Add Another Education