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Senior Manager, International Supply Chain Strategy

Boston, MA
Supply Chain & Logistics

Job Description


We are seeking an entrepreneurial leader to create an International Supply Chain strategy for Wayfair. This leader will define the strategy for “virtual” vertical integration into Asia source of supply; develop country specific logistic footprint for cross-vendor Asia consolidation opportunity beginning with China and Vietnam; run deep analytics into our product mix to identify suppliers and products suitable for Asia Consolidation; build vision for technology roadmap needed to excel in the integrated supply chain between Asia and rest of the world.

The right candidate will bring a true business building mindset focused on outcomes and impact for Wayfair. This includes end-to-end ownership: strategy, solution and roadmap design, value capture mindset, and value measurement. 

The ideal candidate will have an MBA from a top tier school and experience working in a top tier consulting firm or equivalent. Direct experience working in the supply chain space ideally for transportation and logistics clients will be a plus.


  • Proven track record of taking ownership and driving results
  • Experience in developing growth and operating model strategy  
  • Hypothesis driven with strong analytical and communication skills
  • Very comfortable with implementing advanced analytics and machine learning tools
  • Consulting experience or startup leadership responsibility preferred
  • Extremely collaborative and effective in a cross-functional environment
  • Self driven leader focused on building a personal brand in logistics, e-commerce, supply chain space
  • Strong project management skills with ability to get things done
  • Ability to manage through ambiguity, stress, adversity and conflict to establish focus and deliver against business goals
  • International experience working in China or developing strategy for North American clients for global expansion in China will be a plus

Profiles that may be especially well-suited for this role:

  • Innovative strategy leader with flair for supply chain / logistics
  • Direct experience leading strategy function in 3PL, Freight Forwarding, Warehousing, Logistics, or Supply Chain industry
  • Experience developing global logistics/supply chain strategy (for US clients/firms)
  • Advanced analytics and modeling design leaders
  • 3-5 years of post-MBA top-tier consulting for a top-tier firm OR
  • 7+ years of strategy and operations experience for top tier third party logistics (3PL), warehousing or logistics companies combined with very clear experience as an operator working directly with C level
  • Experience leading team of strategists and analysts

About Wayfair:

Wayfair (NYSE: W) offers an extensive selection of home furnishings and décor across all styles and price points. With an unparalleled selection of more than seven million home items from 7,000 suppliers, Wayfair helps people find the perfect product at the right price. Our unparalleled selection and superior customer service coupled with the convenience of online shopping, makes it easier than ever before to find exactly what you want for your home. The Wayfair family of brands includes:

  • com, an online destination for all things home
  • Joss & Main, where beautiful style meets irresistible savings 
  • AllModern, a go-to online source for modern design
  • DwellStudio, a design house for fashion-forward modern furnishings
  • Birch Lane, a collection of classic furnishings and timeless home décor

Wayfair is headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts, and employs nearly 3,000 people across its eight global locations of Boston, New York, Ogden & Orem, Utah, Hebron, Kentucky, Galway, Ireland, London and Berlin.  The company has previously been named one of America’s Most Promising Companies by Forbes Magazine and selected by the Boston Business Journal and Glassdoor.com as a Top Company to Work For and Top Company for Well Balanced Life.

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Requisition ID: 19735