About us

Stop compromising for the sake of time! "Get what you love in minutes" - that's what we put ourselves as a vision. United as a team with various backgrounds and vast experience we make our vision a reality. If you value your time you are just at the right place.

arive was built by a motivated team, backed by great VCs and Angels to be the one who changes E-commerce for good!

Your profile

  • High performer with a natural passion for driving improvements proven with regards to both academic and professional experience
  • Experience within E- or Q-commerce warehouses management
  • 5+ years of professional experience within operations and leading teams
  • Proven project management experience, lean six sigma certification
  • Profound analytical competence, strategic and outside-the-box thinking
  • Ability to present complex issues in a compressed and top-down manner
  • Fluent English and German skills

Your mission

As Head of Operational Excellence you drive strategic business development and improvements of operations. You will launch and execute operational excellence projects at arive (i.e. expansion to new cities, connected retail, security projects).

As the Head of Operational Excellence, you will be responsible for:

  • Initiating and executing improvement projects across arive stores, developing and implementing KPI dashboards, setting up operational standards
  • Building-up a strong team to enable operational excellence team success and development of talents within your team into strong leadership personalities
  • Handling a complex stakeholder network (i.e. connected retail, partners for new stores opening) 
  • Preparing and communicating complex topics including strong recommendations for actions for arive management team

Why us?

You will help us building something that changes people's lives! Be one of the first to know that arive is coming to your city and be the one bringing the future of shopping all over Europe! We offer a steep learning curve and a dynamic team, ready to work with you in any situation!
Together with our team, you’ll create the story and product that will shape the future of retail. Together we will build a Q-Commerce platform for the future – in Germany – in the EU – globally!

Useful info:

Our selection process will typically involve an initial chat with one of our recruitment team followed by a selection of competency based interviews with stakeholders and the hiring manager.

We are an equal opportunity employer and we value diversity and inclusivity. We do not discriminate on the basis of gender, race, age, sexual orientation, colour, religion, national origin, disability status or marital status.

Sounds exciting?

Then please send us your application with your earliest possible start date and salary expectations.

Your arive People team


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