VP of Supply Chain

Remote /
Supply Chain /
Full Time
ABOUT THE ROLE

Interior Define is seeking a new VP of Supply Chain to play a key role in expanding our team. We are looking for a passionate individual who is excited to grow, innovate and disrupt the home furnishings industry through a transformative experience.

The VP of Supply Chain will own our strategic supply chain roadmap. We are a fast-growing, start-up reinventing the way people shop for custom furniture (beginning with sofas). 

At our core, Interior Define is a people first company. We are committed to building and empowering  a team that is diverse, equitable, and inclusive across all facets of individual identity; promoting collaboration, shared learning, and contributions to our respective communities. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. 

GENERAL QUALIFICATIONS

You have experience working on a team and can cultivate collaborative team growth and development
You have a keen eye for detail
You are data driven and look to data analytics to help inform business decisions
You know how to manage a project end-to-end and can keep team members on stringent timelines throughout that process
You are able to present and defend your work (strong opinions, loosely held)
You adapt to each situation quickly and are able to drive full ownership of your work.
You jump in and you solve problems.
You are able to troubleshoot quickly, but also know the right time to ask for help
You look for opportunities to make things better and faster (without compromising quality)
You are customer focused. Our brand revolves around delivering an exceptional and differentiated customer experience. With that, you aim to make each customer experience better and will never settle for “that is good enough”
You are a team player and are capable of empathizing with others.
You consider yourself to have an above average “E.Q.”

RESPONSIBILITIES

Partner with our Dir of Sourcing to manage our China sourcing-agency relationship
Work cross functionally with Merchandise and Customer Operations to analyze and streamline the Interior Define process while identifying improvement opportunities and implementing new processes when necessary
Consistently evaluate other global and domestic production hubsDevelop and deploy strategic manufacturing plans including manufacturing capacity, expansion & growth planning, and alignment with product roadmap
Work cross-functionally to ensure that products meet design, quality, and cost targets 
Direct unfinished goods sourcing and procurement activities
Continuously negotiate major 3PL contracts optimizing for customer experience, lead-time, cost and error rate
Design and implement reverse logistic process


ABOUT THE CANDIDATE

We are seeking a highly motivated individual who is excited about growth with the following credentials:

15+ years Furniture Experience or Made to Order Model experience
Experience in identifying, onboarding, and managing 3PL partners
Experience in implementing, managing, and optimizing ERP and fulfillment technologies
Proven ability to work collaboratively with other members of the executive leadership team to define and prioritize new and optimized production +  fulfillment strategies

Great to have:

D2C ecommerce experience
Conversational Mandarin
ABOUT THE COMPANY

Shopping for a sofa is one of the most important and emotional purchases anyone makes for their home. Your sofa sits in the center of your home, anchoring your space and influencing the way you interact with friends and family for years. Despite the significance of this purchase there was no brand making the experience more comfortable.
Interior Define is revolutionizing the way people shop for furniture (beginning with sofas). Through a vertical, made-to-order production approach and e-commerce focus, Interior Define crafts exceptional, customizable sofas and offers them for attainable prices. Interior Define makes customization easy: sofas can be tailored by size, fabric, configuration, leg style, and sit. Your space is unique. Your sofa should be too.

PERKS
Health benefits
Company sponsored free lunch on Fridays
40% employee discount
$1000 Sofa Credit at 6 months (can be combined with employee discount)
Unlimited vacation policy
Fun work environment and team culture
Sabbatical program after 5 years of service
Stock options