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Stadium Goods Warehouse Operations Manager in Chicago, Illinois

Hello. We’re Stadium Goods. We are the world’s premier sneaker + streetwear marketplace selling only the most sought-after footwear, apparel and other hard-to-find items on behalf of our sellers. We are driven by our principles and committed to providing the best consumer and consignment experience there is. In January 2019 Stadium Goods became part of the Farfetch family of companies, which will help guide our evolution as we usher in the next chapter of scale and growth. We are planning to open our Midwest Flagship in downtown Chicago as the next step in our retail expansion.

The Warehouse Operations Manager will be responsible for achieving the inbound consignment operations KPIs through team management, development and cross functional project ownership. You will report directly to the VP of Operations and will work cross-functionally with the Inventory team, Merchandising team, and other members of the Supply Chain/Logistics team to achieve optimal SLA requirements that ensure best-in-class customer service levels. This role requires an obsession for detail, process-oriented mindset, and passion for process improvement.

Responsibilities:

  • Strategy and Daily Planning – Participate in setting the strategy for all Intake operations located in Stadium Goods Chicago Warehouse

  • Develop, implement, enforce and evaluate SOP’s and policies using Lean techniques and process improvement strategies.

  • Participate in inter-departmental meetings partnering with Operational department heads in Consignment to build synergies fostering communication, cooperation and teamwork.

  • Plan and manage distribution of work on the Operations Intake teams to meet business objectives

  • Implement strategies that commit to providing a positive, safe work experience for our employees.

  • Coach, develop, motivate and cultivate staff. Provide ongoing feedback fostering growth and sustained improvement. Create an environment that ensures a high level of employee engagement by promoting an environment of open communication.

  • Report on daily, weekly, and monthly KPIs by team member, department, and location.

  • Research, develop and implement process improvements to our intake process and supply chain by seeking out areas of inefficiencies in both internal and external-facing processes.

  • Applying the continuous improvement mindset to your workload

Requirements

  • BA or equivalent experience preferably in a related area (supply chain, finance, engineering, etc.)

  • Ideal, 2-3 years experience in a high volume, high growth start up.

  • Process-oriented with strong attention to detail and applies the continuous improvement mindset to all work streams

  • Strong soft skill set to provide continuous feedback and coaching to team members and leads

  • Strong analytical and mathematical skills; comfortable with thinking critically to resolve issues efficiently

  • Comfortable with using ERP systems; experience with Magento, X3 and 3PL partners a plus.

  • Strong written and verbal communication/presentation skills, comfortable presenting to cross-functional teams in a concise and effective manner.

  • Ability to balance tactical planning skills with a “bigger picture” mentality

  • Ability to multitask and work independently

  • Excited by a fast-paced, entrepreneurial environment

  • High eQ, “get-it” factor

Benefits

  • Comprehensive total rewards package that includes competitive salary, company equity, health benefits and 401k

  • Generous Paid Time Off

  • Dynamic career growth opportunities

  • A fun, creative and mission-driven work environment

  • Team outings and afterwork events

Stadium Goods is committed to being an inclusive workplace where diversity in all its forms is celebrated. We make employment decisions without regard to race, religious creed, color, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, ancestry, marital status, medical condition as defined by state law, physical or mental disability, military service or veteran status, pregnancy, childbirth and related medical conditions, genetic information or any other classification protected by applicable federal, state or local laws or ordinances. If you require special accommodation, please let us know.

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