Takeoff Technologies, Inc. Project Manager - Fulfillment in Boston, Massachusetts
Takeoff Tech is a well-funded, 50-person startup enabling retailers to sell groceries online profitably. Takeoff is developing automated aisle-less stores coupled with an end-to-end eGrocery technology stack, offering customers the assortment and low prices of supermarkets, fast & easy mobile ordering, and free pickup in an hour.
We are looking for a Fulfillment Project Manager to lead configuration of our Fulfillment products based on meaningful analytical insights for a successful implementation in the retailer’s context. The Fulfillment Manager will interact closely with Takeoff’s Product lead and with key stakeholders at client organization at leadership level to ensure world-class grocery fulfillment. The ideal candidate will be highly analytical, have relevant warehouse design or supply chain experience and with automated environments.
Lead product configuration for Takeoff'’s Fulfillment Solutions for specific clients.
Lead analytical roadmap and translation into insightful recommendations for development of fulfillment processes and layout design.
Develop fulfillment processes that foster growth, improves productivity and ensures quality.
Coordinate cross functional efforts both internally and at client’s organization to ensure project is done on time, on budget and sets up the company and client for success.
Collaborate closely and effectively with engineers, business leaders and managers to drive the development of critical and innovative fulfillment initiatives.
Maintain a high level of customer satisfaction throughout the lifecycle of the project.
Anticipate potential delays or roadblocks (internal or external), communicate them promptly to the right audience and help identify and assess potential solutions.
Able to keep scope of project on track based on agreement with client and a thorough understanding of Takeoff Technologies product suite.
3 plus years relevant experience in warehouse design, supply chain management.
Strong communication skills with the ability to collaborate & communicate with a wide range of team members from every function and at every level.
Bonus points for experience working in a similar role, with a strong process design and data analytical background.
Ability to make business-critical decisions that will have a real impact on the company's productivity and growth.
Strong Project management experience that includes problem identification and resource planning.
Proven strength in both oral and written communication skills, including the ability to develop and present logical reasons to all levels of the business, including senior management
Exhibits a positive, can-do attitude and be willing to work in a hyper-growth environment.
Solid communication skills, especially comfortable with leadership.
Bachelor’s Degree (Business, Engineering, IT ) MBA a plus.
Ability to travel 20-30%
Takeoff Technologies, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and values a diverse team. We offer stock options, health & dental plans, flexible paid time off, daily catered lunch, and a fun and supportive company culture.
Our headquarters office is at the historic Watch Factory building along the banks of the Charles River in Waltham. It's a welcoming space modeled after our prior digs at the CIC startup hub in Cambridge, and offers free parking and access via public transport. Our office features a bright open layout, a fully stocked kitchen and recreational amenities such as a foosball table, office gym and scenic walks along the river. Learn more at takeoff.com.