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Location

New York City, NY, US

Job Term

Full-Time

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As Dispatch Coordinator in the Dispatch team you’ll be reporting to the Dispatch Manager/Head of Logistics, to ensure the smooth running of our US Dispatch function. It’s a small operation, you will lead and work alongside a team of two to assist the ongoing growth ensuring that orders are picked, quality checked, packed and shipped within a 24 hour timeframe whilst ensuring our shopper’s requests are managed on a timely basis.

This is a hands-on role and requires someone who can hit the ground running, enjoys a challenge, can pivot at any time and thrives within a startup environment.

From packing of orders, answering queries to developing a team and building the US operations process, you will need to be willing to do a bit of everything.

Requirements

You Will:

  • Ensure all orders are QC’d (by taking images of goods),packed, shipped and reconciled in our internal OMS (NetSuite) and using Slack within the required timeframe
  • Collect parcels from designated points and move to our workspace within the building as required throughout the day.
  • Assist with shipping and duty quotes, and liaise with customs and carriers
  • Do the weekly stock take and ensure packaging volumes are replenished
  • Prepare customs paperwork and track carrier software to eliminate delays at customs and elsewhere
  • Represent Threads as first point of contact with carriers in the US - DHL/UPS/local couriers
  • Prepare data and reports for management where required
  • Supervise and manage a team of 2 Distribution Assistants
  • Be responsible for HQ workspace - health & safety, security and facilities
  • Work closely with global Threads team members

You Have:

  • First Line Manager or Supervisory experience in a shipping or warehouse environment
  • Carrier knowledge
  • Customs experience would be advantageous
  • The ability to be disciplined and focused
  • Experience working in a startup environment
  • Willingness to do whatever it takes to get the job done

Benefits

Our Benefits and Perks - (many from day one!):

  • Healthcare Options
  • Balance Works- Wellness program/ EAP / Personal Assistant/ Pharmacy Discount
  • 401K
  • Staff discounts
  • The Inclusive Threads DE&I Program
  • 18 Days Holiday
  • Flexible working, “Flex at Threads”
  • Long service awards
  • Mentorship & Coaching
  • 12 weeks Leadership programme

About Threads:

Want to help build the future of luxury fashion commerce? If so, you’ve come to the right place.

Threads is a creative, luxury fashion personal shopping and commerce business. Through social and chat-based media, we inspire our international client base to discover the rarest luxury items. We then search the globe to procure them for our clients; this is the future of retail.

Threads is in Tech City’s Future Fifty programme which recognises some of the UK’s fastest growing businesses, pioneering the best luxury shopping experience in the world!

We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender, gender identity or expression, or veteran status. We are proud to be an equal opportunity workplace.

Equity in selection practices

Threads practise equity in selection through targeting less represented talent pools, and offering access to development and support in interviews. We do this because we want to provide less represented groups with access to opportunities, and us, access to great people. All candidate offers are decided on the basis of qualifications, merit, and business need. If we have two candidates at the final stage, we choose the best candidate for the job.

We are a Disability Confident Employer, and have committed to the recruitment and continued employment of people with disabilities. We are working towards improved employment practices to ensure those with disabilities receive full and fair consideration for all types of vacancies as well as for training, career development and promotion. Our goal is to be recognised as an employer providing employment opportunities for people with disabilities.

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