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Supply Chain Director

Los Angeles, CA

Work with our global network of factories to organize the manufacturing and delivery of orders.


About Lumi

Lumi helps ecommerce brands produce memorable and sustainable packaging through our online platform and worldwide network of factories. Tens of millions of packages are being shipped every year with Lumi products.

We’re a small team of design and logistics nerds working together to change the way companies navigate the complex packaging supply chain. Learn more →

About the role

Lumi is looking for a hardworking, scalable, and detail oriented individual to manage our global supply chain orders from purchasing to fulfillment. 

This is a hands on position that requires motivating team members to become more efficient, work smarter, while leading by example on their own orders and performance metrics.

Responsibilities

  • Constantly build out scalable and lean systems for order management
  • Improve vendor relations, on time delivery, while maintaining our outstanding standards for quality manufacturing
  • Report KPI's on internal and manufacturing partner performance
  • Motivate our partners to improve performance and lead times for Lumi orders
  • Improve ocean freight and trucking services
  • Cross-functional team coordination and development

Qualifications

  • Degree in Engineering, Supply Chain, Packaging or equivalent work experience
  • 5+ years of experience in purchasing and manufacturing
  • Inventory management experience
  • Positive attitude and outstanding problem solver
  • Excellent negotiation skills
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Advanced in Excel and data management skills
  • Comfort with multi-tasking and working in a fast paced environment
  • SQL and/or Tableau experience recommended

Benefits

  • Stock options
  • Competitive salary
  • Paid time off
  • Healthcare plan
  • SIMPLE IRA retirement plan
  • Laptop or desktop computer
  • Company events and happy hours

What we look for

Our team is made up of people from diverse backgrounds, often working remotely across the world. We believe cross-pollination is one of the best ways to foster community and new ideas. For that reason we encourage people from all backgrounds to apply to any of our positions.

Creating a great environment for everyone on the team is something we care deeply about. There are a few qualities we look for in anyone joining Lumi. Here are some of the questions we'll be asking ourselves when reviewing your application:

  • CuriosityYour role will evolve as time goes on. Do you have an eagerness to learn new skills, adapt to new situations and get out of your comfort zone?
  • Communication: Whether it is in written or spoken form, are you able to communicate clearly and concisely with others?
  • EmpathyDo you collaborate well with others? How do you deal with disagreements? Do you relate to the challenges we seek to solve for our customers?
  • Work ethicDo you have a can-do attitude? In the ever-moving world of logistics, will you do your best to not keep others waiting? Can we rely on you to bring rigor and enthusiasm necessary to your work?
  • Good tasteAre you attentive to details? Do you care about creating an elegant, pleasant experience for customers and those around you?


Note that due to the volume of applications we are not able to reply to everyone. Rest assured, we do read every application. Thanks for considering us!

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