Director of Operations

Bump Boxes

  • Peoria, IL
  • Permanent
  • Full-time
  • 1 month ago
  • Apply easily
Want to get in on the ground floor of a fast-growing company? We thought so! At Bump Boxes, we are passionate about our mission: making Mom’s life easier. We work hard to offer unparalleled customer service and amazing products for pregnancy and beyond.

We take care of each other and foster an environment of encouraged professional development, creative thinking and growth. Bump Boxes is looking for a positive, excited, motivated, outgoing, energetic, health conscious, adventurous, self-motivated, risk-taker with the desire to be a part of something big! We are looking for an amazing Director of Operations to build structure and process in support of our exponential revenue growth rate.

The Director of Operations will oversee the operations division, which includes logistics, purchasing, receiving, production line and fulfillment departments. This individual will manage the implementation of business guidelines and strategies, work with other department managers to ensure all business operations are running smoothly and in accordance with all guidelines. This individual will provide leadership and management that invokes a customer-centric culture focused on delivery and quality while maintaining procedures and processes that ensure safety, efficiency, and overall improvement. We are looking for a strong integrator with a relentless drive for personal and professional growth.

  • Demonstrated successful experience as Director of Operations or relevant role
  • Minimum three years’ management experience in operations, logistics and/or manufacturing and experience directing an organization/facility
  • Experience with enhancing and sustaining a culture of performance-based
  • management and continuous improvement through team member input
  • Implementation of improvement initiatives in areas of cost reduction, processes, quality, productivity & inventory management
  • Competency in strategic planning, business development, and budgeting
  • Practical knowledge of data analysis and implementation of key performance metrics
  • Broad understanding of business functions such as supply chain, product and inventory management, warehouse operations, finance, etc.
  • Excellence at delegating tasks
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Organized and deadline-oriented
  • Able to prioritize and work independently with minimal supervision
  • Flexible, positive attitude, ready to pitch-in and help in a fast-paced environment
  • Ready to dive in and help wherever needed
Responsibilities will include, but not limited to:
  • Oversee the overall operations of the site including logistics, production, inventory control and management, quality assurance, and purchasing
  • Implement and execute business strategies, plans, and procedures
  • Establish policies and promote company culture, vision, and core values
  • Set comprehensive goals for performance and growth in line with performance metrics
  • Drive the business to increase profits
  • Review and approve equipment needs
  • Lead operations employees in delivering maximum performances towards achievements of performance metrics
  • Create and control budgets and policies
  • Ensure alignment of initiatives and implementation of standard operating procedures
  • Other duties and initiatives as assigned by CEO and COO
Additional details:
  • Full-time: 40+ hours/week
  • Salary is DOE
  • Relocation package available
  • Bump Boxes is an equal opportunity employer
  • Employee Stock Option Plan
  • Employee Recognition Program
  • Weekly Company Happy Hours
  • Progressive (read: UNLIMITED) Vacation Policy
...and the pride of working at the fastest growing company in the region!