Careers

Director of Operations, West Coast at Clutter
Los Angeles, CA, US / Seattle, WA, US

Clutter is an on-demand, technology company based in Los Angeles that is disrupting the $50B/year self-storage and moving industries. We’ve built an end-to-end logistics and supply chain platform that enables us to offer consumers a much more convenient solution at price parity with the incumbents. We’ve raised $300M from a number of VCs, including SoftBankSequoiaAtomico and GV (formerly Google Ventures). We have 1,000+ team members and tens of thousands of customers in 7 major markets across the US with plans to be in 50+ markets, domestically and internationally, within the next 5 years!

At Clutter, we're fortunate to be providing a consumer value proposition that people love and one that makes economic sense - a true product/market fit that few startups ever find. To deliver on our promise to consumers, team members and investors, we're focused on hiring, training and retaining exceptional individuals. This means that we have a very thorough interview process and maintain high performance expectations, but we'll always be transparent with you and respectful of your time.

The Opportunity:

We are looking for a driven, process-oriented and people-focused leader to oversee Clutter’s entire West Coast operations team, which has experienced 3x growth in headcount within the last six months. This person will directly manage three Regional Managers (in Southern CA, the Bay Area, and the Pacific Northwest) and indirectly manage dozens of Managers/Supervisors and hundreds of hourly Associates across the same regions. This position will report to Clutter's VP of Operations and consist of up to 75% travel.

As the Director of West Coast Operations - you will:

  • Manage a growing supply chain of 700+ operations employees, 5+ warehouses and a fleet of 200+ vehicles
  • Train, coach and develop operations leaders spread across three unique geographical regions (Southern CA, Bay Area, Pacific Northwest)
  • Enforce and strengthen Clutter’s performance management culture; we have very high standards for performance and accountability at all levels across the organization
  • Use data-driven decision-making to spearhead continuous improvement on all key metrics across the supply chain
  • Communicate and embody company strategy, values and servant leadership
  • Actively monitor staffing levels and training procedures in each region

What we're looking for:

  • Bachelor’s degree required
  • 10+ years work experience in a operations-driven environment
  • 5+ years experience managing managers in an environment with hourly employees
  • Previous experience as a VP, Director, or Senior Operations Manager required
  • Experience building, coaching and training large teams in a dynamic environment
  • Obsession with process and quality control
  • Ability to identify top-tier talent that consistently raises the bar of excellence
  • Ability to leverage complex data to identify trends and drive strategic decisions
  • Comfortable delivering frequent direct written and oral feedback
  • Passion for continuous process refinement and improvement (Kaizen)