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Head of Supply Chain

About BEAT81

BEAT81 is a fitness technology startup revolutionizing the way people get fit. By merging the very best of HIIT group training, heart rate technology and expert coaching we are empowering people around Europe, and soon the world, to Sweat Smarter Together! Our outdoor workouts led by fitness experts offer real-time, personalized heart rate monitoring and analytics - transforming the traditional group fitness experience. We think big. We think rebellious. And we're building a world-class team to make BEAT81 a household name in fitness and technology. Join us in our mission to create lasting wellbeing!

About the role

We are looking for a Head of Supply Chain to manage our logistics and supply chain operations. You will design and execute an efficient sourcing strategy from supplier to specific city location for our equipment, including BEAT81 Cargo Bikes, BEAT81 fitness equipment, and indoor equipment. You will also be responsible for finding, testing and implementing hardware solutions to various challenges the business will face.

Responsibilities

  • Handling logistics surrounding transportation, and movement of our product around the globe

  • Ensuring compliance with global regulations

  • Driving hardware product innovation: identifying opportunities to solve business challenges through hardware solutions while working under tight time constraints

  • Responsible hardware supplier selection, performance, quality, and cost for all logistics

  • Negotiating prices and terms with suppliers and service providers

  • Coordinating with suppliers on a daily basis to track progress and ensure delivery timelines are met

  • Building a team of motivated individuals and fostering relationships with both internal, and external partners

Requirements

  • 5+ years experience in logistics, supply chain management and/or warehousing, ideally working in a high-growth tech environment

  • Experience with global supply chain and logistics, particularly in dealing with suppliers in China

  • Knowledge of global export regulations while being able to resolve any issues that arise during the supply chain process

  • People skills: ability to build relationships quickly and work effectively in a team

  • Can-do attitude with an entrepreneurial, self-starter approach

  • Good knowledge of Excel: ability to carry out data & financial analysis

  • Track record of "getting things done"

  • Fluent in English and German, Mandarin is a plus

Benefits

  • Become part of a highly motivated and international team of Europe’s fastest growing fitness technology company

  • Flat hierarchy where everyone works side by side

  • A rapid environment where autonomy, fast decision making and getting your hands dirty is key

  • Train as much as you like with BEAT81, we guarantee that you will get fit working here :)

  • Regular sports and social team events

We, at BEAT81, believe that a great working environment reflects our diverse world. All are welcome, regardless of your gender identity, your nationality, your sexual orientation, your religion, or a secret dislike of burpees.

All you need is a passion for fitness and the desire to be part of one of the fastest growing fitness startups.

Ready to join our team

Send your CV and a short introduction to [email protected]