Logistics Manager Uncharted Play
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Named one of the 25 Most Audacious Companies by Inc. magazine in 2013, Uncharted Play is a small, award-winning, socially-driven start-up with a simple mission: to foster wellbeing by inspiring people around the world to lead playful lives.
Uncharted Play is best known for its flagship product, the SOCCKET: an energy-
generating soccer ball that has been lauded by President Obama and Fmr. President Bill Clinton, and has been featured in/on media outlets such as CNN, The Today Show, The Colbert Report, Fortune Magazine, Forbes Magazine, Fast Company, Newsweek, Popular Science, and the New York Times. Founded in May of 2011, Uncharted Play is based in New York City.
Uncharted Play is seeking a well-rounded and organized logistics manager to manage the scheduling and logistics around/relationships with external design firms, engineering firms, material vendors, manufacturing firms and distribution/fulfillment companies. In addition, you will be managing the logistics and sourcing needs for any internal development.
-- Establish & manage relationships with external design, engineering, material, manufacturing partners and distribution firms.
-- Schedule and manage logistics around new and current product development.
-- Source materials for prototyping and scaled production.
-- Manage supply chain for small-scale projects and volume orders alike.
-- BS degree from an accredited 4-year institution
-- At least 4 years experience in consumer product logistics management
-- Comfort relaying technical information to external parties and digesting/reporting on technical responses
-- Comfort working in an uncertain, constantly changing start-up environment
-- No ego - a willingness to be flexible and do what needs to be done to move the company forward
-- Salary DOE
-- Unlimited paid time off
-- Health Insurance Reimbursement
-- Option Package
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