Supply Chain Manager

Zürich /
Supply Chain /
Full-time
Join the Wingtra team and become part of this venture-backed robotics scale up with an international and diverse team of 80+ dedicated Wingtranauts, and growing. Founded at ETH Zurich more than 5 years ago, our high-performance WingtraOne drone is continuously improved by a world-class team of 30+ engineers. By now our customers have grown from survey and mapping professionals to scientists, humanitarian organizations and environmentalists. They fly WingtraOne more than a thousand hours on a monthly basis. And we believe this is only the beginning—together we can achieve so much more.

We look for an excellent mind to take our supply chain to the next level.

Responsibilities

    • Plan and implement the overall supply chain strategy
    • Line management of the supply chain team of currently two employees
    • Collaborate with Sales, Customer Service teams, Production, Development, Finance and manage the relationship with suppliers and partners
    • Suggest solutions for process improvements, identify process bottleneck and implement solutions in a timely manner
    • Operational purchasing, supply materials for production to guarantee components availability
    • Strategic purchasing, cost analysis of products, risk analysis, supplier audits, frame contracts
    • Customer order processing
    • Contribute to an integrated system architecture, improve interfaces with partners
    • Inventory management, stock keeping, replenishment
    • Inventory valuation, monthly reporting
    • Knowhow and support for worldwide import and export
    • Ownership of the supply chain management process and system master data
    • Determine key supply chain KPI

Requirements

    • Technical background (FH), degree in Engineering, Supply Chain Management, or similar field
    • Proven experience as a Supply Chain Manager or a key role in supply chain management
    • Minimum five years of relevant working experience
    • Hands-on experience as key user or project leader in implementing ERP systems
    • Analytical, critical thinker and problem-solving skills
    • Project lead or team lead experience
    • Great interpersonal and communication skills, team player
    • Outstanding communication and negotiation skills in English
    • Sense of ownership and its impact on the company
    • EFTA work permit 

Plus

    • Experience in Start-up environment and eager to work in a dynamic environment
    • Background in High-Tech or Swiss mechanical, electrical and metal industry (MEM) industries
    • Additional languages such as German
    • Consulting experience in implementing integrated ERP systems
If you enjoy teamwork more than being the individual superhero, and if you thrive in a feedback-driven culture and an exciting, unconventional yet structured and progressive start-up environment, we would love to hear from you.