On site (Zurich, CH), 80-100%
algrano is a Swiss tech and coffee startup that changes the global trade of coffee. We have set ourselves an ambitious goal: to revolutionize the centuries old coffee trade industry and make it transparent and digital. Through the algrano online platform, coffee growers promote and sell their coffees straight to roasters in Europe without worrying about the logistics. Awarded at our launch in 2015 as the best innovation by the European Coffee Industry Association, we currently count more than 1’000 growers and roasters from all over the world. Backed by a strong investors' network our vision is to become the key direct coffee trading platform.
As Sourcing manager, you will be responsible to further build algrano’s presence in producing countries. You will evaluate and onboard new growers on the platform and manage existing relationships with growers. You will be travelling at least 20% of your time to the different coffee origins, mainly in Latin America. You will closely collaborate with Gilles (Founder and Head of coffee), Veronika (Quality assurance), Nadine (Logistics) as well as with the sales team.
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You are passionate about coffee, you believe in the vertical integration of growers in the coffee supply chain and the power of technology to boost this change. You like to travel and want to develop your career in the coffee trade.
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