Head of Supply Chain (m/f/d)

Full-time position – Starting date: asap – Location: Darmstadt/Germany
Do you want to shape the future of aviation? Do you share our vision of saving and improving lives through technology with a purpose? Then join our ambitious team of young talents and experienced professionals!

We at Wingcopter design innovative, high-performance drones that are operated all over the world in commercial and humanitarian operations. Our drone technology saves and improves lives every day.

Currently, we are looking for a Head of Supply Chain who professionalizes supply chain efforts at Wingcopter’s current operations and sets up an industrial grade supply chain management for aviation standards (EN9100) as well as a supply chain for the mass production of aircrafts.

 What You’ll Do

  • Implement the business strategy
  • Perform the operative and strategical Supply Chain planning
  • Lead and develop a young SC Organization with enthusiastic people
  • Set up, perform and monitor the procurement/purchasing process (supplier contract negotiations, audits with QM)
  • Organize material flow (warehousing, receipt of goods, production, output storage)
  • Set up and monitor the logistic process (import, export, customs)
  • Implement an Enterprise Resource Planning System
  • Build a Supply Chain for an industrial aircraft manufacturing that goes towards mass production

What You’ll Need:

  • M.Sc. in Supply Chain Management or a related field
  • At least 5-10 years experience in operative and strategic supply chain management
  • Strategical skills
  • Leadership skills, empathy, communication skills, reliability
  • Motivated to set up new structures and implement processes together with QM team

What you’ll bring as a perfect candidate:

  • You are a team player.
  • You have a can-do mentality.
  • You believe that technology can have a positive impact on society and our future.

What We’ll Offer:

  • A highly motivated team
  • The exciting life of a fast-growing tech startup
  • The opportunity to develop and implement your own ideas
  • The active promotion of your personal and professional development
  • The chance to have a positive impact through your work
  • An extraordinary working environment (we have our own swimming pool!)