Wayfair Careers

WhOPs Associate

Lancaster, TX
Supply Chain & Logistics - Supplier Operations


Job Description

Wayfair, the largest online-only retailer of home furnishings and housewares in the United States, is hiring for a Warehouse Order Processing Support Associate. The right candidate will have prior experience hitting quantitative performance standards, analyzing data, problem-solving and interacting with multiple software interfaces at one time. In addition, multi-task, relationship building, as well as strong written and verbal skills are a must. Other critical success factors for this role include the ability to think outside-of-the-box, maintain a positive attitude, be self-reliant, remain flexible in daily responsibilities, be willing to work in a warehouse environment as needed and conduct oneself professionally always. 

 

Key Responsibilities:  

  • Utilize various internal software tools to research and resolve inbound exceptions, such as product shortages and overages, on inbound shipments from external suppliers
  • Engage external suppliers and internal stakeholders via phone and e-mail to solve immediate operational issues
  • Resolve outbound order fulfillment concerns, including shipping questions, back-order inquiries, and more, using a variety of software tools
  • Manage a complex workload and hit key performance targets daily
  • Meet or exceed current internal standards while identifying areas for proactive improvement
  • Consistently project a high level of professionalism
  • Recognize, document and alert leadership of issues requiring escalation
  • Perform other job-related duties and responsibilities as assigned

 

 Desired Skills & Experience:  

  • Ability to problem solve and analyze data
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Aptitude for analyzing data and identifying on-going trends
  • Desire to learn, both through training and independently
  • Talent for building strong, professional relationships
  • Adaptability to constant evolution of workload, processes and expectations
  • Strong knowledge of Excel and ability to learn new systems quickly is a must
  • Familiarity with warehousing is a plus
  • Strong desire to be part of a team, while achieving personal and company goals
  • Reliable, consistent and self-reliant work habits are necessary
  • Regular and reliable attendance is essential
  • Ability to perform all above-mentioned duties with or without accommodations

Please note, this is an office position located within a warehouse setting. Daily work may require interacting with/visiting the warehouse floor on a limited to potentially extensive basis.

 

 

About Wayfair Inc.

Wayfair believes everyone should live in a home they love. Through technology and innovation, Wayfair makes it possible for shoppers to quickly and easily find exactly what they want from a selection of more than 10 million items across home furnishings, décor, home improvement, housewares and more. Committed to delighting its customers every step of the way, Wayfair is reinventing the way people shop for their homes – from product discovery to final delivery.

The Wayfair family of sites includes:

  • Wayfair, an online destination for all things home
  • Joss & Main, where beautiful furniture and finds meet irresistible savings
  • AllModern, unbelievable prices on everything modern
  • Birch Lane, a collection of classic furnishings and timeless home décor
  • Perigold, unparalleled access to the finest home décor and furnishings

Wayfair generated $4.7 billion in net revenue for the twelve months ended December 31, 2017. Headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts with operations throughout North America and Europe, the company employs more than 7,700 people.

 

 

 

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.

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Requisition ID: 29683