Supply Chain Manager

NEXTLENS Slovakia s.r.o.

Place of work
Contract type
Wage (gross)
2 600 EUR/monthSalary depends on experience of candidates.

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

• Build a robust and global high-volume supply chain for our factories today in Switzerland and Slovakia
• Strategic development of material, equipment and service supplier and mid-term additional operational planning functions
• Build and lead a small but effective global team of supply chain specialists and buyers
• Develop, improve and implement all related supply chain processes in cooperation with peer departments
• Management of strategic and operational purchasing including definition, implementation and further development of the purchasing and procurement strategy
• Global Sourcing: Identification, evaluation, selection and assessment of new and existing suppliers and production partners including execution of audits
• Responsibility for the procurement of production materials (optical, mechanical and electronic components/assemblies) and capital goods as well as services
• Ensuring the short and long-term availability of materials for a strong growing company and supply requirement
• Independent contract negotiations and conclusion of framework and supply agreements with national and international suppliers
• Responsibility for the procurement budget and the realization of the company's procurement goals together with the purchasing team
• Reports to VP Global Operations of our consumer business NEXTLENS

Employee perks, benefits

Broad field of activity with short decision paths
Exciting professional exchange in a fast-growing high-tech environment
Respectful and friendly corporate culture

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

University education (Bachelor's degree)
University education (Master's degree)

Language skills

English - Upper intermediate (B2) or German - Upper intermediate (B2)

Personality requirements and skills

• Technical or business degree with experience in global procurement and supply chain management (preferred electronics/semiconductor or optics/micro-mechanics)
• Several years of professional experience in setting up, managing and further developing a purchasing organization in an internationally active high-tech company
• First solid experience in planning and manufacturing logistics
• Experienced leader of international teams
• Team player and open minded
• Understands the need of a still small but fast growing, dynamic company
• Business fluent in both German and English. Mandarin is a plus.
• Travel up to 25%
• Position offer home office if needed, no need to be based in Trnava


Brief description of the company

Sme švajčiarska holdingová spoločnosť NEXTLENS, ktorá sa zameriava na prinášanie inovatívnych optických komponentov do mobilných telefónov. Naše tekuté šošovky umožňujú mobilným telefónom bezkonkurenčné zväčšenie s ultra rýchlym makro zaostrením. Vďaka odhodlanosti a inovácii naša spoločnosť NEXTLENS pokračuje v definovaní budúcnosti optiky. Čo si vyvinieme to si aj vyrobíme. Prichádzame na Slovenko a ponúkame zamestnanie v oblasti výskumu a vývoja, výroby, IT, projektového manažmentu, inžinieringu, administratívy, HR aj Účtovníctva. Viac informácií nájdete aj na našom webe:
We are a Swiss holding company NEXTLENS, which focuses on bringing innovative optical components to mobile phones. Our liquid lenses give mobile phones an unrivalled macro camera with exceptional magnification and ultra-fast focusing speeds. Thanks to determination and innovation, our company NEXTLENS continues to define the future of optics. What we develop, we will produce. We come to Slovakia and offer employment in research and development, production, IT, project management, engineering, administration, HR and accounting. You can also find more information on our website:

Number of employees

50-99 employees
ID: 4180543  Dátum zverejnenia: 12.10.2021  Základná zložka mzdy (brutto): 2 600 EUR/month