VP Global Supply Chain (m/w/d)

#thecompany
At FreightHub, we are building the backbone of global trade. We are revolutionizing logistics by making it easier, faster, and more cost-efficient to move goods from point A to point B anywhere in the world – via container ships, planes, trucks, and trains. By radically automating processes and designing a superior user experience we make buying and selling goods anywhere on the globe more efficient and easy than ever before. If you aim to create impact with your work, solve real-world problems, and digitalize a multi-trillion-€ industry that fosters global prosperity, we’d love you to join FreightHub!

#YourProfile

  • extensive experience in freight forwarding in a mid-sized / industry leading logistics company (Country Manager, MD, Head of Ocean & Air)
  • deep understanding of the whole logistics chain (ocean freight, air freight, warehousing, etc.)
  • ideally a consisting network of reputable logistics partners, airlines and ocean carriers
  • excellent communication and organizational skills and strong interpersonal competencies
  • prior experience of building, developing and mentoring high-performing teams
  • flexibility and high willingness for local, national and international travels
  • business fluent in german and english, mandarin is a plus

#YourTasks

  • scaling up the global supply chain department, bringing our logistics products, such as our ocean freight or air freight product to the next level
  • leading the logistics product team, building and maintaining FreightHub’s logistics product
  • development and management of binding relationships with logistics partners, airlines and ocean carriers
  • provision of competitive prices and international contacts for sales and the operative business
  • continuous development and optimization of our price strategy
  • ensuring the continuous growth and the acquisition of a larger customer base
  • identification of inefficient processes while aiming to forward a constant improvement

#WhyUs

  • Be part of a young, international and highly motivated team led by a highly experienced founding team that recently completed Series B with USD 30M with top VC investors (Maersk Growth, Northzone, Cherry Ventures, Global Founders Capital and others)
  • Bring your own ideas and proposed solutions to a fast-growing company and contribute to making global trade faster, easier and more transparent
  • Experience our unique corporate culture, which includes pizza and beer on Friday evenings, sports events and cooking evenings as well as much more
  • Benefit from our Learning&Development offers and from a steep learning curve
#culture
Check out our video to see what it is like to work at FreightHub: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=g4A7kaUaN4w