Operations & Supply Chain Manager

Stockholm, Sweden

Botanium is a technology company founded in Stockholm in 2016 by a group of designers and engineers with a passion for creating innovative products that enable everyone to grow their own food without compromising their modern lifestyle. We strive to accelerate and simplify urban gardening, enabling everyone to be a grower.

We are looking to expand our team with a  Operations & Supply Chain Manager that thinks like an entrepreneur. Someone who can develop our operational management, while optimizing and organizing internal processes. We're looking for a person that can lead the operations throughout our international expansion.

RESPONSIBILITIES - LOGISTICS

  • Lead the development and execution of a long-term global logistics and distribution strategy
  • Continuously improve Botanium supply-chain and operational quality
  • Control short and long term supply/demand/capacity needs and manage performance metrics across logistics chain
  • Oversee demand & supply planning, and inventory management (lead time reduction)
  • Ensure Botanium conformity to regional export/import standards

RESPONSIBILITIES - SERVICE & SUPPORT

  • Work closely with multi-disciplinary engineering team to understand changing product requirements and impact on material and manufacturing needs
  • Engage with customers in second line support to resolve technical issues
  • Lead processes providing service and support for defect products
  • Support sales team with contracts negotiations, logistic compliance, customized packaging, order placements and product returns
  • Support marketing team with special events, campaigns and promotions

RESPONSIBILITIES - PROCUREMENT & PROJECT MANAGEMENT

  • Procurement and management of product accessories
  • Support team with project management in special projects
  • Ensure Botanium conformity to regional certification standards

QUALIFICATIONS

  • 3+ years of industry experience in a manufacturing environment (preferably consumer devices)
  • Experienced in negotiating with suppliers, managing domestic and international partners (experience with Chinese suppliers is a plus) 
  • Comprehensive knowledge of technical products and production
  • Effective cross-organization communication, leadership, and strong problem solving skills with the ability to proactively foresee and manage risk 
  • Willing to travel internationally as needed

BENEFITS

You will be working with a promising start-up and be part of shaping the future of the company from almost the beginning. We offer a hybrid compensation consisting of salary plus equity. We have offices at Tegnérgatan, central Stockholm.

Send your application to:

jobs[at]botanium.se