Fresh.Land is a fast-growing foodtech scale-up. We allow consumers to buy directly from farmers, bypassing up to 5 middlemen. We developed a pioneering and award-winning digital platform that shortens and digitizes the food supply chain. Now we are scaling our "straight from the farm" model to connect millions of farmers and consumers, directly. Fresh.Land received the prestigious Climate Solver Award by WWF (World Wildlife Foundation), as our model cuts carbon emissions and reduces food waste.
We are looking for a stellar Procurement Manager for Denmark/Sweden. The role is to source seasonal fresh produce from Danish and Swedish organic farmers and continue to renew and innovate the product assortment. The position is fulltime and based out of Copenhagen.
Maintain, renew and expand Nordic product assortment of seasonal organic fruits and vegetables, nuts, legumes and oil etc.
Build and maintain long-term relationships with suppliers
Negotiate supplier contracts and prices
Optimize shipment logistics for Nordics
Ensure full compliance with the Food Authorities and Organic Regulations
Develop branded emballage and white-labels
Validate purchase orders, deliveries, and financials
Control quality upon arrival
In-depth knowledge of fruits and vegetables (quality, prices, seasonality, bio/organic etc.)
Proven experience managing and optimizing food supply chain operations and logistics
Experience in sustainable and organic/bio products
Proven track record negotiating and closing contracts
Ability to connect and build relationships with suppliers
Quantitative and analytical skills, strong user of excel
Degree in relevant field from top university
What we offer
Exciting and challenging work
Opportunity to be part of a fast growing startup
Development of problem-solving and communication skills
Fast learning environment, with performance-driven culture
Exposure to senior management team
Start date: May 2021
The applications are reviewed on a continues basis as they come in.
Fresh.Land is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, or age.