21. December 2020

We are hiring (Head of SCO)

Effectum Medical is a young company that is breaking new ground in the areas of quality management and regulatory affairs in the medical device industry. Our vision is to facilitate and accelerate medical device product innovation by offering an affordable, outsourced quality management system (QMS) and legal manufacturing. Our customers are start-ups, as well as global medical device manufacturers.

The company is continuously growing and therefore we are looking for an equally dynamic person as

Head of Supply Chain Operations (60-80%)

In this position you will be reporting to the COO and work in close cooperation with the Quality Management team. Your role is to maintain operational part of the procurement process and to facilitate strategic supplier management.

Your main responsibilities include:

  • Establishing the effective logistic strategy in order to maximize the process productivity
  • Coordinating the day-to-day supply chain operations
  • Track and monitor end-to-end supply chain process – from customer order to procurement to delivery for shipment
  • Establish a network of strategic suppliers
  • Foster the supplier relationships with focus on quality
  • Dealing with customers complaints from Logistics/Procurement perspective
  • Responsible for Master Data integrity and accuracy
  • Implementation of ERP system
  • Reset priorities and reallocate resources in case of business requirements change
  • Manage communication along value chain among all Stakeholders
  • Continuous development of Supply Chain department and continuous knowledge building on current topics within the Medtech field

For this function, we are looking for a decisive and autonomous person with the following profile:

  • Educated to degree or equivalent level in Supply Chain related discipline
  • Logistics and Supplier Management knowledge and working experience
  • Work experience in the medical device or in other strongly regulated industry
  • Fluent in German and English (B2/C1 level)
  • Proficient in ICT, specialized in SC tools
  • Excellent communicator, with focus on ability to negotiate and manage stakeholders
  • Problem-solving skills
  • Leading skills, such as strategic thinking, people management and persuasion
  • Team player in cross-cultural environment
  • Lean and agile management enthusiast

We offer

  • the possibility of working in a motivated team with a common goal – accelerating innovation in the medical devices industry
  • flexibility – as of February 2021 our offices are located in the center of Olten, partially working from home is possible
  • the ability to actively shape and further develop the company with us to reach our common goal
  • personal development opportunities in a growing company


Do you share our vision to facilitate and accelerate medical device product innovation by offering an affordable, outsourced quality management system (QMS) and legal manufacturing? If the answer is “YES!” we are looking forward to getting to know you. Please send your application to monika.truempler(at)effectummedical.com

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