supply chain / logistics manager

To apply:
Candidates will only be considered if they send a cover letter and resume to matt@getmaude.com.

maude is seeking a highly-motivated and organized Supply Chain Manager to join our team. The ideal candidate has 3-5+ years of supply chain and logistics experience, preferably for an eCommerce business. Success in this role will lie in further building out maude’s robust supply chain and logistics network.

The right candidate will be experienced working in high-growth, complex startups and be excited by both the challenges and opportunities of their day-to-day work. We are adding multiple new products in early 2019 and rapidly increasing sales channels and points of distribution.

Responsibilities
• Lead the strategy and execution of all inventory operations including planning, purchasing, freight forwarding, warehousing, fulfillment, and transportation.
• Timely project management of new product launches as a liaison of internal cross-functional teams and external stakeholders.
• Develop and execute strategy for optimizing product margin through proactive cost savings initiatives, analysis on spending, should-cost, and benchmarking.
• Own inventory forecasting and order planning to ___ to reflect budgeting model and avoid out-of-stock items
• Own transition from internal fulfillment to 3PL; including RFP process, on-boarding, and on-going management
• Review, draft and negotiate contracts with all shipping carriers/logistics & warehouse/3PLs
• Design systems to improve efficiency of maude’s internal processes and identify opportunities to implement software/tools to make our supply chain more effective
• Create, monitor and evaluate KPIs to improve performance within maude’s supply chain

Qualifications
• 3-5 years’ Supply Chain experience preferably at an ecommerce company/startup
• Experience working with 3rd party contract manufacturers, logistic vendors and 3PLs
• Knowledge of CPG packaging and product development
• A team player with strong analytical and strategic thinking skills
• Excellent planning and prioritization skills with the ability to multi-task and adapt
• Sense of urgency and can-do attitude
• Self-motivated and can work autonomously