Wayfair Careers

Logistics Associate

Brunswick, ME
Supply Chain & Logistics - Logistics


Job Description

The Entry Level Logistics Associate will support team efforts to quickly resolve existing order issues, target specific suppliers on key issues such as late shipments or incomplete shipping information, and provide an important account management function for suppliers. This is a role with tremendous opportunity to make an immediate impact on the success of the company and for growth within the Operations team. 

Key Responsibilities include:
  • Engage suppliers to solve immediate operational issues and improve service level
  • Work across departments and with external contacts to resolve issues with shipments
  • Work across departments to develop supplier focused improvement action plan
  • Track improvements against solution sets and trial new solution paths to key operational problems
  • Suggest and implement changes to internal process to improve efficiency when deemed appropriate
  • Supplier outreach and data collection projects

Desired Skills & Experience:

  • Negotiation and communication skills
  • Entrepreneurial spirit
  • Retail and/or Operations background
  • 2 or 4 year college degree
  • Computer savvy
  • Self-reliant and able to motivate others
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Problem solving mindset
  • Familiarity with Excel a plus
  • A sense of humor is most welcome too

 



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.

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Requisition ID: 32471