Operations Assistant

Maclaren - Norwalk, CT (30+ days ago)4.2


Careers @ MACLAREN

Founded 70 years ago as a British aviation company, Maclaren has been the leading parenting brand for 50 years and is the creator of the world’s first umbrella-fold baby buggy. At Maclaren, we are more than just pioneers in the parenting industry – we are a group of individuals with a shared goal of innovation, service, and excellence – passion for ‘being the best’. We’re at the cutting edge of what we do, and we’re always seeking improvement. Our heritage is rooted in our products, but our continuing success is rooted in our people. Thanks to a talent pool across the world, from Connecticut, London, Paris, Barcelona, Cologne, Zurich, Hong Kong and beyond, we continue to expand. Our people come from diverse cultural, educational and geographic backgrounds and include some of the most creative, forward thinking people.

Maclaren has transformed itself over the recent years starting with the brand taking back nearly all its third-party distributorship relationships around the world. To continue our growth, we are seeking talented people to join us. Whether your skills or interests lie within fashion, product design, industrial design, technology, finance, sales, marketing or operations, we can offer you a wide range of challenging roles in a unique and growing environment.

From the moment that you join our team we aspire to make your employment experience a rewarding and engaging one. We are committed to providing our people with development and growth opportunities. We maintain an environment of radical openness, which fosters independent thinking and innovation. We’re looking for individuals who have the confidence to learn on the job and develop new ideas. Our people take pride in their work with a “can do” culture. They have passion, enthusiasm, energy, positive attitude and spirit.

What excites you? We want to hear. If you are energetic, hardworking and thrive in a collaborative and fast paced environment and are keen to grow professionally and personally, reach out to us by applying.

JOB DESCRIPTION

POSITION

SALES OPERATIONS ASSOCIATE

DEPARTMENT

Sales Operations

REPORTS TO

Project Manager

LOCATION

Norwalk, CT

FULL/PART TIME

Full Time

THE ROLE and WHAT IS OFFERED

Get a jump start on your career by applying to this entry-level position!

Are you looking for a company that fosters professional growth and is still expanding? At Maclaren, we recruit well-rounded students and young graduates with high learning agility.

We offer you a framework that will help you make the most of your potential; personally, and professionally. You can plan a career path with us to grow professionally and have the opportunity to work in our other offices around the globe after 18 months.

This is role requires high digital engagement. All process and reporting must be operated through deployment of systems and digital platforms. Candidates must demonstrate technological acumen and an ability to quickly acclimate to new digital platforms.

RESPONSIBILITIES

Start to build your skills now and gain first experiences with us.

Servicing the retail customer operationally. Responsibilities include:

Supply Chain Services support

Operations and Administrative support

End-to-End movement of in market goods from supplier to customer

Project specific initiatives - implementations, systematization and improvements across operations

THE PERSON

Enthusiastic :: Energetic :: Organised :: “Can Do” Culture :: Positive Attitude

This is an entry level role, training will be provided

Technically capable, excellent communicator and writer

Ability to manage multiple projects at the same time in a fast-paced environment

Adeptness for technology and ability to work with ERP and CRM systems

Willingness to learn and to apply

Outstanding communication skills

TRAVEL

Some may be expected from time to time

The company reserves the right to modify job duties and job descriptions at any time as required in order to meet changes in the Company’s business plans and objectives.

Candidates must be legally able to work in the USA