Cause: Human Services, Health
Location: Menlo Park, CA
Role: Procurement, Supply Chain, Logistics
Matternet builds networks of drones to transport medical supplies and other goods in places with inefficient or non-existent road infrastructure.They want the process to be as frictionless as possible and for everyone in the world to have the same access to all goods. Their products enable organizations around the world to build and operate drone logistics networks for transporting goods on demand, through the air, at a fraction of the time, cost and energy of any other transportation method used today.
About the Job
As Matternet's Procurement, Supply Chain, & Logistics Specialist, you will play a central role in the company's success by helping develop and run Matternet’s global procurement and logistics operations. Responsible for supporting R&D, manufacturing, and technical operations teams, this role encompasses diverse and evolving responsibilities, ranging from inventory planning and management, to sourcing and vendor relationship management, to global shipping logistics management. To be successful in this role, you will need to be able to design and implement scalable solutions to challenging problems, understand and support the needs of all departments in the company, and to keep up with the fast pace of an innovative company in a developing industry. To be successful, creativity, initiative, strong judgment, and an entrepreneurial spirit are an absolute necessity!