Location
Taipei
Department
Supply Chain
Employment type
Fulltime

Purchasing Specialist


Help streamline and optimize our purchasing process.

We made it our mission to get the next billion on bikes, and we're building a team of purchasing experts to turn that ambition into a reality. We’re currently growing our suppliers capabilities, and we're looking to incorporate more partners in our supply chain. Now we’re looking for someone who will take our team to the next level.

In this role, you'll be working together with our Engineering and quality teams to increase our supply chain stability. As you go, you'll need to take ownership of this role by developing and implementing more efficient and creative processes. 

What you'll do

  • Manage and optimize our material and parts orders to keep the production line rolling at all times.

  • Take responsibility for VanMoof shipping and shipping documentation.

  • Monitor and take care of supplier-related issues, working with QC and Engineering teams when necessary (quality and capacity improvement, etc). 

  • Provide up-to-date supplier forecasts and discuss with your team.

  • Arrange payments with the VanMoof Finance team.

  • Optimize the internal and external spare parts buying and shipping process. 

  • Cooperate with sourcing team on second source implement project for critical parts.

What you'll bring

  • You’ve worked on a purchasing team for 3-5 years.

  • Experience structuring and generating reports.

  • Experience with cross-functional teams.

  • An analytical, process oriented, logical mindset.

  • You are fluent in written and spoken English.

  • An understanding of manufacturing methods and procedures.

  • Confidence in reporting and discussing improvements, and recommending necessary corrective actions.

What you'll get

  • 15 holidays + public holidays.

  • Annual bonus scheme.

  • Your very own VanMoof bike (lend-lease).

  • Laptop, screens, and software tools.

  • Insider experience in a rapidly-growing international company.

  • A space for you to grow your entrepreneurial skills.

  • Friday Healthy lunch.

  • Special snacks, tasty coffee (and lots of tea).

About us

We’re obsessed with cities. So are our bikes. Truly city-proof, they shrink long commutes, scare off bike thieves, and amplify your pedal power.

We made it our mission to get the next billion on bikes. Join us on this journey.

Job descriptions are difficult to interpret. We understand you might not tick all the above boxes. The truth is, we don't either. If you feel excitement about our upcoming challenges, we encourage you to apply now!

Let us get to know you a bit better. We’ve also got a few additional questions for you.

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Our perks

An international team, with colleagues from all over the world

Friday drinks, special parties, BBQ’s and many other shenanigans

Fresh, healthy lunch prepared every day. Snacks, coffee, and tea.

Discount on your health insurance

Commute compensation, if the distance is too far to bike

Weekly bootcamp fitness sessions and morning yoga classes

VanMoof Talks – learn from inspiring industry speakers

We’re a Dog friendly office

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