Senior Manager Distribution - 3rd Party Operations

Peloton, New York, NY / Plano, TX

High-energy group fitness in your living room

About the role: The Senior Manager Distribution - 3rd Party Operations is a critical leader in the Distribution Center Operations organization.  The successful candidate will manage global 3rd party DC Operations from Strategy development through contracting and daily monitoring.  The incumbent will develop KPIs that will ensure the highest levels of operational performance while managing spend and capacity requirements.  This leader will drive continuous improvement with high levels of collaboration with our 3rd party partners.


  • Develop 3rd party Distribution Center strategy as a part of the overall DC Operations strategy.
  • Identify key partners and develop strong operational relationships leading to high performance
  • Serves as the escalation point for DC Managers & is the primary liaison between Peloton and the 3rd party partners.
  • Develop Key Performance Indicators to drive performance.
  • Will oversee multiple sites and partners (currently 7 sites & 2 partners). 
  • Develop and implement an operational plan; ensuring that procedures are carried out properly
  • Ensure 3rd party partners adhere to all Peloton standards and meets KPI’s
  • Undertake the development, implementation, monitoring and reporting of the Operations Plan to meet the strategic goals and interests of the Company.
  • Provide high level advice on strategic planning and business opportunities, risk management and continuous quality improvement. 
  • Work in the Senior Management Team to improve operational systems, processes and policies to support management reporting, information flow and management, business processes and organizational planning. 
  • Broad experience, across functional and operational areas, designing, developing, deploying, and maintaining large scale projects.
  • Can independently identify up-stream and down-stream operational problems and escalate them to the appropriate resource before they become project-threatening.
  • Identifies and evaluates potential risks/obstacles with minimal direction from leadership to determine appropriate corrective action.
  • Ensure capability, process and technical integration consistency between multiple suppliers.
  • Ensure high levels of inventory reconciliation and cycle counting processes to eliminate the need for physical inventories.
  • Develops & leads Monthly cadence meetings, Quarterly Business Reviews and Annual Top to Top meetings.


  • Bachelor’s Degree, Masters preferred
  • 5+ years leading operations or managing 3rd party suppliers
  • 7+ years experience in operations/supply chain/logistics/e-commerce and transportation concepts such as forecasting, planning, optimization, logistics, delivery performance, carrier negotiation, inventory management, S&OP
  • Proven experience managing teams across different levels of expertise
  • Experience managing 3rd party Distribution / warehousing suppliers
  • Strong analytical background; comfortable in ambiguous situations
  • Experience with lean / six sigma a plus
  • Ability to travel US & Internationally up to 30%



Peloton uses technology + design to connect the world through fitness, empowering people to be the best version of themselves anywhere, anytime. We have reinvented the fitness industry by developing a first-of-its-kind subscription platform. Seamlessly combining hardware, software, and streaming technology, we create digital fitness and wellness content and products that Members love. In 2020 Peloton committed to becoming an antiracist organization with the launch of the Peloton Pledge. Learn more, here.

“Together We Go Far” means that we are greater than the sum of our parts, stronger collectively when each one of us is at our best. In order to be the best version of Peloton, we are deeply committed to building a diverse workforce and inclusive culture where all of our team members can be the best version of themselves. This work has no endpoint; it is the constant work of running an organization that strives to reach its full potential. As a first step in our commitment, we announced the Peloton Pledge to invest $100 million over the next four years to fight racial injustice and inequity in our world, and to promote health and wellbeing for all, from the inside out.

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About Peloton

Founded in 2012, Peloton is a global interactive fitness platform that brings the energy and benefits of studio-style workouts to the convenience and comfort of home. We use technology and design to bring our Members immersive content through the Peloton Bike, the Peloton Tread, and Peloton Digital, which provide comprehensive, socially-connected fitness offerings anytime, anywhere. We believe in taking risks and challenging the status quo by continuously innovating and improving. Our team is made up of passionate brand ambassadors, and we know that together, we go far.

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