Location
Taipei
Department
Supply Chain
Employment type
Fulltime

Senior Sourcing Specialist


Help redefine the way bikes are made

Our sourcing team’s mission is to optimize VanMoof’s supply chain by selecting the best partners based on a matrix of cost, quality, service, and delivery capabilities. Top innovation combined with high automation manufacturing processes gives rise to perfect products and efficient outputs. 

As our Senior Sourcing Specialist, you’ll assemble and drive an army of top-notch suppliers to provide world class service supporting VanMoof’s epic innovation needs. You will be reporting directly to the head of sourcing. Our ideal candidate has experience in scaling up supply chain and driving cost reduction at optimal levels. 

What you’ll do

  • Develop and implement initiatives which will optimize the cost structure of VanMoof products.

  • Build rapport and align VanMoof goals with assigned suppliers.

  • Serve as the center of knowledge for your assigned category and share market trends, technology roadmaps, and cost analysis reports with key stakeholders as requested.

  • Negotiate cost-prices and contracts.

  • Closely follow up to product development schedule and provide strategic material preparation when needed.

  • Fulfil sourcing requests in meeting engineering specs requirements on a variety of projects in timely manner.

What you'll bring

  • At least 3 years of experience in a sourcing or manufacturing related field. Preferably within fast-paced companies focused on R&D or Production.

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

  • Deep understanding in ME parts.

  • Business fluency/native command of English and Mandarin.

  • You currently live in Taiwan.

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!

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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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