Wayfair Careers

South Central Regional Operations Manager

Houston, TX
Supply Chain & Logistics

Job Description

Wayfair is redefining the way customers buy online and one of the key pillars of that strategy is to create a truly differentiated customer experience for large parcel items (e.g., couches, vanities).  To enable this differentiated experience, Wayfair is investing heavily to create the first-ever national large parcel supply chain all the way to the consumer’s home.  This is an exciting, fast-paced, and high-visibility initiative and we are looking for leaders who can help disrupt the status quo and redefine an industry.

The Regional Head - Large Parcel Home Delivery Operations will play a key leadership role in this strategic initiative, helping to build and run a network of best-in-class asset-based final mile sites within a specific region of the US.  This candidate must be able to thrive in an extremely fast-paced environment with Wayfair growing at an unprecedented 50% year over year.  This is a highly visible and exciting role for the company and one that will offer the right candidate an opportunity to reshape one of our core operational functions.

Responsibilities include:

  • Build and manage all asset based home delivery operations in a geographic region
  • Launch new asset based locations in assigned region
  • Formalize and manage onboarding and training processes for terminal employees
  • Assist in sourcing and negotiating of carrier contracts
  • Report KPIs on terminal performance to executive leadership
  • Primary contact for multiple stakeholders across various business functions
  • Act as business owner for Last Mile operations & visibility into the customer experience
  • Drive all Last Mile customer experience improvement initiatives
  • Develop and lead continual process improvement projects
  • Regular site visits and audits to ensure SOP compliance and quality control


  • BA/BS, with strong academic record
  • Analytical, creative, and innovative approach to solving problems
  • Demonstrated history as a team builder and coach
  • 4-10 years logistics and supply chain experience
  • Strong written and verbal communication
  • Strong negotiation skills
  • Extremely organized, meticulous and detailed oriented
  • Ability to work effectively with people in a cross-functional environment
  • Ability to lead discussions and communicate effectively
  • Entrepreneurial spirit

About Wayfair:

Wayfair Inc. offers an extensive selection of home furnishings and décor across all styles and price points. 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
  • DwellStudio, unexpected modern design for everyday life
  • Birch Lane, a collection of classic furnishings and timeless home décor

Wayfair generated $3.9 billion in net revenue for the twelve months ended June 30, 2017. Headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts with operations throughout North America and Europe, the company employs more than 6,000 people.

Tag: SCL
Requisition ID: 18521