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Full-Time

Director of Supply Chain and Procurement

Posted on 6/21/2024

Gatik AI

Gatik AI

51-200 employees

Autonomous B2B short-haul logistics network

AI & Machine Learning
Consumer Goods
Industrial & Manufacturing
Robotics & Automation

Expert

Mountain View, CA, USA

Category
Procurement & Sourcing
Supply Chain Management
Operations & Logistics
Required Skills
Communications
Management
Data Analysis
Requirements
  • Bachelor's degree in Supply Chain Management, Logistics, Engineering, or a related field; MBA or Master's degree preferred
  • 10 years of progressive experience in supply chain management, with a proven track record of success in leadership roles
  • Deep understanding of supply chain principles, best practices, and emerging trends, preferably in the automotive or technology sector
  • Extensive understanding of broad global supply chain competencies including procurement, purchasing, capacity planning across the value chain, and supplier quality
  • Proficiency in supply chain management software, data analytics tools, and ERP systems
  • Strong leadership and team management skills, with the ability to inspire and motivate a diverse group of professionals
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, both written and verbal, with the ability to effectively interact with stakeholders at all levels
  • Proven ability to analyze complex problems, develop creative solutions, and make sound decisions under pressure
Responsibilities
  • Supply Chain Strategy
  • Partner Collaboration
  • Sourcing and Procurement
  • Manufacturing and Production
  • Inventory Management and Logistics
  • Data Analytics and Optimization
  • Team Leadership and Business Partnership

Gatik is an autonomous delivery network specializing in optimizing B2B short-haul logistics through structured autonomy, utilizing a fleet of light and medium duty trucks, including Class 3-6 autonomous box trucks, to move goods from micro-fulfillment centers to pick-up points. The company's technologies enable the optimization of hub-and-spoke operations for top retailers and strategic partnerships with industry leaders such as Isuzu, Goodyear, Ryder, and Cummins.

Company Stage

Series B

Total Funding

$181.9M

Headquarters

Mountain View, California

Founded

2017

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

14%

1 year growth

28%

2 year growth

78%

Benefits

Very competitive salaries and stock options

Medical, dental and vision benefits which go above and beyond

Company building events throughout the year, including an annual company retreat

Pet friendly offices

Catered lunches and snacks throughout the week

Stunning, spacious offices in the US and Canada