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Wayfair Senior Manager, Network Planning in Boston, Massachusetts

<p>Expected to be a top performer as both a “leader” and a “doer,” you will be the point person on several Large Parcel projects that you will manage and execute. The ideal candidate is highly analytical and self-motivated with experience working with and analyzing the performance of operational businesses. This person is adept at translating business issues into analyses, and communicating results and recommendations to diverse audiences (up to C-level on a regular basis). He/she has demonstrated success in leveraging data to drive decision-making. The ideal candidate can balance quantitative analysis and critical business thinking with effective communication of tangible results and actions. Candidate will be able to work at both a strategic level (understanding the business issues) and at a tactical level (pivoting between projects in real-time, digging into data to understand and report trends, and managing junior colleagues who may be assisting in analyses). Candidate also thrives in a fast-paced environment and can take on new responsibilities quickly.</p>

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<p>What You'll Do</p>

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<p>Lead several critical and highly visible analytical projects for Wayfair’s Delivery Network (WDN) – Wayfair’s in-house large package delivery network</p>

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<p>Deliver seamless, cohesive analyses and reporting to senior leaders across the company</p>

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<p>Build operational infrastructure for top initiatives (reporting, trend analysis, etc.)</p>

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<p>Know the numbers behind the business inside and out; serve as the subject matter expert for all internal stakeholders</p>

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<p>Work collaboratively on data needs with cross-functional groups, including Finance, Engineering, Product, Operations Research, and Operations teams.</p>

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<p>Hire, manage, and develop other business analyst(s)</p>

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<p>Required Experience/Skills</p>

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<p>Bachelor's Degree in mathematics, engineering, business or another quantitative based field</p>

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<p>4-5+ years of experience in operations, retail, consulting, strategy or finance</p>

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<p>Strong analytical and critical thinking skills</p>

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<p>Expertise in Excel, SQL and/or other programming languages</p>

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<p>Resourcefulness in obtaining data when clean and or complete information is not available</p>

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<p>Creativity to build structure around loosely defined projects</p>

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<p>Entrepreneurial spirit, self-reliant and able to motivate others</p>

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<p>Track record of success in managing and developing a team</p>

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<p>Thoughtful, articulate communication style adaptable to the audience</p>

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<p>Tenacity to develop ideas independently and thrive in a fast-paced start-up environment</p>

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<p>Strong work ethic and sense of ownership to see projects through to completion</p>

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</ol><div class="content-conclusion"><p><strong>About Wayfair Inc.</strong></p>

<p>Wayfair is one of the world’s largest online destinations for the home. Whether you work in our global headquarters in Boston or Berlin, or in our warehouses or offices throughout the world, we’re reinventing the way people shop for their homes. Through our commitment to industry-leading technology and creative problem-solving, we are confident that Wayfair will be home to the most rewarding work of your career. If you’re looking for rapid growth, constant learning, and dynamic challenges, then you’ll find that amazing career opportunities are knocking.</p>

<p>No matter who you are, Wayfair is a place you can call home. We’re a community of innovators, risk-takers, and trailblazers who celebrate our differences, and know that our unique perspectives make us stronger, smarter, and well-positioned for success. We value and rely on the collective voices of our employees, customers, community, and suppliers to help guide us as we build a better Wayfair – and world – for all. Every voice, every perspective matters. That’s why we’re proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, ethnicity, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship status, marital status, disability, gender identity, gender expression, veteran status, or genetic information.</p></div>

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