Est. $39.46 - $67.76

Union, NJ 07083

Bed Bath and Beyond is looking for a motivated and energetic Principal, WMS of Technology to be our technology thought leader across our e-commerce network. The successful candidate will have a successful track record leveraging warehouse management (WM) software to optimize e-commerce and warehousing operations across multiple sites. The role requires a leader that knows "best in class" WMS capabilities and will work collaboratively across our operations, IT and engineering teams. The successful candidate will lead WMS project planning, new process innovation, associate and manager training and the coordination of multiple programs across our network simultaneously. Active cross-team communication, project management, advanced data and analytics tools, knowledge of IT operating systems and executive presentation skills are essential.

ABOUT US (responsibilities):
  • Define new WMS capabilities and improvement projects for our e-commerce sites globally, successfully delivering difficult projects across multiple fulfillment sites.
  • Align closely with our E-commerce Operations Leadership team (GM level) to leverage our WMS capabilities to meet our 3 Year Strategic Plan objectives.
  • Work directly with our internal e-commerce program leaders, LEAN Kaizen teams and internal business partners to craft and deliver scalable WMS solutions.
  • Partner with Fulfillment Center General Managers and other operations leaders to build network wide solutions, set project priorities, define milestones, develop new and innovative processes and drive deliverables.
  • Own program communication, accelerating progress by driving crisp and timely decisions, clearing blockers, escalating as appropriate.
  • Work closely with our programs managers, continuous improvement leaders, and operating managers to develop new WMS capabilities supporting world class business processes.
  • Support a world-class LEAN / Six Sigma continuous improvement culture at our facilities in close alignment with our E-Commerce leadership team.
  • Develop, implement, and govern KPI reporting for a portfolio of programs, providing visibility to the milestones, and performance across all projects and using this data to drive/influence business decisions
  • Manage post-launch support plans (e.g., post-mortem) and look for opportunities to improve program quality and operational excellence.
ABOUT YOU (requirements):
  • 7-15 years of experience in a warehouse, manufacturing, distribution/fulfillment center or operations environment.
  • 3-10 years of management experience.
  • Project leadership utilizing LEAN / Six Sigma tools and techniques.
  • 3-10 years of WMS project management experience.
  • Experience implementing new WMS systems (Oracle or Manhattan experience a plus)
  • Hands on user experience with Warehouse Management (WM), Transportation Management (TM), Order Management (OM), Production/Labor Planning, and MRP systems.
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It is the policy of Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. to recruit, hire, train, promote, transfer and compensate our associates and provide all other conditions of employment including Company sponsored events without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, age, sex, gender identity, genetic information, marital status, lawful alien status, sexual orientation, physical or mental disability, citizenship status, veteran status, employment status or any other basis prohibited by applicable law.

Posting ID: 678286724 Posted: 2022-05-10 Job Title: Principal Wms Technology