Wayfair Careers

Inventory Control Supervisor

Mississauga, Canada
Supply Chain & Logistics - Warehousing/Distribution

Job Description


Manage/oversee inventory across one building by managing cycle counts to ensure shrink is kept to a minimum

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Oversee the inventory control department
  • Delegate and assign tasks and targets for warehouse staff
  • Evaluate function’s needs and implement improvements to ensure goals are met
  • Ensure and promote safety procedures and practices; maintain compliance
  • Learn all department’s processes to accurately manage inventory
  • Supervise proper shift allocations; ensure efficiency of all warehouse staff
  • Organize and conduct training activities for the staff and workers 
  • Ensure the proper functioning of all warehouse tools and equipment
  • Manage employee schedules and hours within timeclock system

Skills & Requirements

  • 5 years previous related experience in a relate filed/industry
  • College degree or additional training/certification in related field a plus
  • Pervious supervisory experience within a warehouse or related environment
  • Previous experience managing people, including time management, performance evaluation, coaching, etc.
  • Previous Inventory experience preferred
  • Knowledge of the safety and regulatory requirements and documentation (MSDS, OSHA, Equipment Checklist, BOL, etc.)
  • Working knowledge of WMS system
  • Strong leadership abilities
  • Demonstrated ability to handle general administration tasks
  • Working knowledge of MS Office; ability to learn new systems quickly
  • Strong MS Excel knowledge
  • Strong motivational and team building skills
  • Ability to make decisions quickly

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 $5.2 billion in net revenue for the twelve months ended March 31, 2018. Headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts with operations throughout North America and Europe, the company employs more than 8,700 people.




Requisition ID: 24966