VP/Director of Operations

Location: West Hollywood, CA

Skills: eCommerce, shipping, logistics, fulfillment, warehouse, ERP, forecasting

Job Description

Job Title: V{Director of Operations

Why work here as Vice President/Director of Operations?

  • This is a great opportunity for the right candidate, to join a fast-growing, entrepreneurial and award-wining nutritional company based in West Hollywood!
  • Become a key team member at an exciting startup in Los Angeles that has created products that make it simple and easy to become beautiful from within.
  • This is a successful startup with products already being sold in world-renowned beauty stores.

As Vice President/Director of Operations, you will:

  • Lead the strategy and execution of all inventory operations comprised of planning, vendor relations, purchasing, freight forwarding, warehousing, fulfillment, and transportation
  • Work with multiple teams in establishing best practices, optimizing resources, supporting business objectives, and exceeding operational goals
  • Build and lead a team; train and mentor direct reports
  • Take ownership of all supply chain KPIs (inventory turns, in stock rate, turnaround time on all orders, transit time to consumer, fulfillment/transportation cost, etc.)
  • Drive and implement program to reduce Cost of Goods, partnering with Finance, Retail, Product Development, Customer Support, Quality, and other teams to ensure a first-rate customer experience
  • Make substantive, ongoing financial contributions to the business unit Profit & Loss Statement
  • Work closely with R&D in delivering an array of products to market on-time and on-budget
  • Work to improve the efficacy of quality management systems by eliminating waste and implementing process improvements
  • Consistently work to maximize efficiency and productivity

What Gets You the Job?

  • MUST HAVE: Recent experience with consumer-facing and high growth e-commerce companies
  • MUST HAVE: Education: Bachelor’s Degree is required, Engineering Degree highly preferred. MBA is a bonus
  • 7+ years’ strategy and executional experience in supply chain planning and operations roles
  • 5+ years’ experience managing high-performing supply chain, planning, and inventory operations teams
  • Experience selecting and implementing an ERP
  • Extensive experience in Demand Planning, Shipping and Fulfillment and understanding Cost of goods to save money.
  • Working with a complex network of third-party logistics freight forwarders, and transportation providers is preferred
  • Excellent communication skills (written, verbal, documentation
  • Exceptional project management and organizational skills within a fast-paced eCommerce environment
  • Demonstrated leadership and people management skills

Compensation: $180,000/Year

For immediate consideration please click Apply or email resumes to:

Russell Wolf
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