Remote – USA : Operations
Director, Central Operations
Who is Bird
Bird is on a mission to bring environmentally friendly transportation to everyone. Our products, services, and people share one common goal: to make cities more livable by reducing gas-powered car usage, lowering carbon emissions, and improving the safety of all road users.
We are relentless in our pursuit of betterfor our riders, for our partners, for our employees, and for future generations. Our award winning electric vehicles help millions of riders take carbon-free trips in more than 300 cities globally. And our teams push boundaries and challenge the status quo in pursuit of a brighter future.
The Director, Central Operations will be a critical leader on the Central Operations team who will be responsible for leading the Fleet Manager program focused on FM Repair and overall success as well as inventory planning for the business.
Additionally, this role will be responsible for forecasting the spare parts requirements to support the business, aimed at keeping 98%+ of spare parts in stock throughout the year while managing to the budget ($26M in 2022) and improving working capital efficiency.
Lastly, this leader will be responsible for accurately capturing inventory movements as part of the month end close process and minimizing any inventory adjustment values as well as creating ways to measure and improve the rate of vehicle accelerated depreciation. To support these objectives, this role will require managing, and developing a sizable global team.