Vendor Operations Manager - Supply Chain Shapeways
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED Shapeways is the world's largest 3D printing marketplace and community. On a daily basis, we make thousands of unique products and deliver them to people all over the world. We create an online experience that ignites creativity and increases access to the best of 3D printing, at the lowest cost. We work hard to democratize manufacturing so that everyone-regardless of technical background or expertise-can create the products that populate their lives. The Shapeways community is global, revolutionary, and incredibly dynamic.
We make ideas a reality by manufacturing objects in "factories of the future." We are a cool start up and need someone to help keep the all this work moving and manage relationships with suppliers as we grow. We need a supply chain and vendor ops management mastermind! We're passionate, enabling, down to earth and inspiring. So are you.
This is what you'll do:
--Manage daily operational relationships with manufacturing vendors around the world, including assigning work, chasing missing orders, and communicating with vendors and colleagues.
--Manage service levels and quality of 3D printed products, from orders and manufacturing through delivery.
--Continuously improve our processes and relationship with vendors and help them to grow as fast as we do, pushing them to perform while representing their needs to our dev and product teams.
--Track quality and performance of the whole supply chain through goals and metrics.
--Give input about strategic direction with our vendors.
--Coordinate with other Shapeways teams to make sure the wheels are turning as quickly and efficiently as possible.
--Support the product team with new material rollouts, design rules, user and vendor tutorials.
This is who you are:
--You love a yummy supply chain challenge! You've got with 2-4 years of prior experience in a supply chain or logistics/planning role, or in operations management.
--Inveterate problem solver! You love a challenge and want to improve things, constantly looking for ways to make things easier and better, live and die by metrics and results.
--Super happy when you're knee-deep in a spreadsheet. You totally understand how operations excellence contributes to the bottom line, and know how to prove it. Bonus: you know what goes into a P&L, and can do a little modeling.
--Brilliant multi-tasker, with great attention to detail and you love Getting Stuff Done.
--Committed to the best: you're willing to do whatever it takes to make it right. Always on top of and in-charge of your stuff, and hardwired to never leave any stone unturned.
--Comfortable in a fast-paced environment, ready to analyze and interpret information quickly.
--Great communicator, friendly, personable, and always customer focused.
--Natural leader who wants the opportunity to grow fast and help those around you shine too.
--Maker/artist a big plus++++
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED
Shapeways.com is the world's leading 3D printing marketplace and community. The global start-up harnesses 3D printing to help anyone make and share their designs with the world, making product design more accessible, personal, and inspiring. Shapeways prints everything on-demand, which means that every order is customized and personalized. By providing a platform for community members to gain access to cutting edge 3D printing technology, Shapeways is democratizing creation for everyone.
Investors: Index Ventures
, Lux Capital Management
, Union Square Ventures All Jobs: at Shapeways
|Headquarters:||419 Park Avenue South|
New York, NY 10016
|Industry:||Consumer Products and Services|
|Company Profile:||Shapeways is the world's largest 3D printing marketplace and community. On a daily basis, we make thousands of unique products and deliver them to people all over the world. We create an online experience that ignites creativity and increases access to the best of 3D printing, at the lowest cost. We work hard to democratize manufacturing so that everyone - regardless of technical background or expertise - can create the products that populate their lives.
By providing a platform for our community members to share ideas and gain access to cutting edge technology, we're bringing personalized production to everyone. We print everything on-demand, which means that every order is customized and personalized.
Headquartered in New York with offices in Eindhoven and Seattle, Shapeways is a spin-out of the lifestyle incubator of Royal Philips Electronics. Investors include Lux Capital and Union Square Ventures in New York and Index Ventures in London.
We're working to democratize creation by making production more accessible, personal, and inspiring.
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