Supply Chain Officer

RigiTech is an exciting high-tech startup developing a fully-integrated, inter-city drone delivery solution. It enables universal access to goods for communities and businesses through efficient drone-based deliveries. Started in September 2018, we are a dynamic young team of entrepreneurs dedicated to creating technology for the service of humanity.

  • Start date: As soon as possible
  • Occupation: Full-time 100%, indeterminate-length contract 
  • Location: Prilly, Switzerland

Position description and objectives

At RigiTech we manufacture aerospace-grade drone systems with a high level of complexity. As part of our production scale-up process we are looking for a Supply Chain Officer to support the purchasing side of our manufacturing department. 

Responsibilities and duties:

In this role you will have the following responsibilities:

  • Identify and create relationships with key suppliers of our drone and ground systems, including mechanical and electrical component suppliers and value-added suppliers
  • Organise and manage component and end-product inventories using an ERP system
  • Coordinate the international shipping and exportation process
  • Negotiate prices and manage lead times for key components
  • Support the manufacturing process through quality control of incoming and outgoing products

Required qualifications and skills

Qualifications: 

  • Bachelor’s level degree in logistics, business administration or other appropriate field
  • 2-5 years of experience in logistics, purchasing and/or shipping in a cross-border context

Skills: 

  • Highly organised, independent, and detail-oriented,
  • Happy to take initiative and come up with their own ideas,
  • Flexible to ever-changing demands of the startup environment,
  • Proficient in French (oral and written),
  • Comfortable communicating in English,
  • Ability to multi-task in a very fast-paced environment.

Application

Send us your CV and Motivation letter to: hr@rigi.tech

To apply for this job email your details to hr@rigi.tech