Elise Quizhpilema | Operations Director | New York | Art Jobs
Country: United States
City: New York
Industry: Commerce
Professional Title: Operations Director
Specialties: Operations, production manager, Director

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Logistics and operations leader with comprehensive international experience. Operations director offering 10 years of widespread achievements across logistics, operations and management disciplines in startup, growing and established companies. Lead shipping and commercial operations team with P&L up to 1M. Management -- Part of core-member executive team that successfully launched Auctionata Inc. in NY. Recruit, hire and train eight-person operations staff with no turnover during tenure. Strategize employee organization and configure framework of operational infrastructure. Logistics -- Develop logistics division from scratch which broke even in the first year and became profitable in the second year. Provide transparency in shipping estimates to align with e-commerce market trend by developing a published matrix. Import/Export and Sales Tax compliance with drop-ship and consignment business models. Operations -- Accountable for operations, performance and security of 24,000 sqft Chelsea warehouse. Collaborator in architectural design and construction of warehouse: featuring dock, storage, live broadcast studio, and private gallery. Product + Engineering Partnerships -- Partner with product and engineering teams to prioritize and address opportunities to positively impact consignors, buyers and internal users. Setup proprietary warehouse management system, digitizing and barcoding 2000+ artworks and luxury goods.