Project Manager - Geographic Expansion (m/f/x)
Wayfair
Berlin, Germany
vor 3 Tg.

Who We Are - Our Mission

The Home market in North-America and Europe has a size of $840bn and offers Wayfair great opportunities for further growth.

In 2020 alone, we generated revenues of $14bn while being present in the US, Canada, UK and Germany. As such, there is significant future growth potential for us available and expanding into new geographies in the EU is one major way to make this happen.

The job of the EU Geographic Expansion team is to build and align the playbook for the next phase of Wayfair’s geographic growth in Europe.

To achieve this we are working with almost every Wayfair team to define the potential Go-To-Market strategy, identify dependencies and build out the strategy for future market launches.

As a manager on the Geographic Expansion team you enjoy working cross functionally to achieve your goals while driving your workstreams independently forward.

You will interact with many functions at Wayfair by making use of your strong communication skills. By doing this you will not only get a solid understanding of the workings of a successful e-commerce company but also build a solid network across the company.

Due to the importance of this role, and its visibility throughout Wayfair - we are looking for an experienced, entrepreneurial, data driven person who can work well cross-functionally, knows the ins-and-outs of project management while seeing the larger picture.

At the same time you like getting into the nitty-gritty. At Wayfair we pride ourselves on being Manager-Doers , so you enjoy rolling up your sleeves and working across levels to get things done.

What You ll Do

  • Own & drive at least one workstream : Drive one workstream within the PMO team to ensure our Go-To-Market strategy is feasible, scalable, and well executed
  • Engage as PMO counterpart with several high-profile workstreams : Work with senior management workstream captains and their cross-functional teams to facilitate progress on the respective workstreams while establishing yourself as the Go-To-person
  • Prepare Executive Level briefings : Support the development of updates for our Executives in close collaboration with your cross-functional and PMO colleagues
  • Apply a strong analytical mindset : Use your experience in working with large data sets to drive decision making and as a thought partner to your workstream captains
  • Connect the dots : Given your interactions with several workstreams you will act as the glue between them and ensure relevant decisions or information are communicated
  • What You ll Need

  • Relevant and significant project management experience, for instance in management consulting or similar industries and / or e-commerce;
  • Ability to thrive in a high growth, entrepreneurial, and ambiguous environment
  • Proven track record of (first) leadership, taking ownership, and driving results
  • Ability to pivot priorities as data-led insights evolve, strong Excel / Powerpoint and Google Suite abilities is a plus
  • Ability to multi-task and work well within a dynamic organization
  • Comfort in technology-driven business environment
  • Full professional proficiency in German, Italian or French is a plus
  • About Wayfair Inc.

    Wayfair is one of the world’s largest online destinations for the home. Whether you work in our global headquarters in Boston or Berlin, or in our warehouses or offices throughout the world, we’re reinventing the way people shop for their homes.

    Through our commitment to industry-leading technology and creative problem-solving, we are confident that Wayfair will be home to the most rewarding work of your career.

    If you’re looking for rapid growth, constant learning, and dynamic challenges, then you’ll find that amazing career opportunities are knocking.

    No matter who you are, Wayfair is a place you can call home. We’re a community of innovators, risk-takers, and trailblazers who celebrate our differences, and know that our unique perspectives make us stronger, smarter, and well-positioned for success.

    We value and rely on the collective voices of our employees, customers, community, and suppliers to help guide us as we build a better Wayfair and world for all.

    Every voice, every perspective matters. That’s why we’re proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, ethnicity, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship status, marital status, disability, gender identity, gender expression, veteran status, or genetic information.

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