algrano is a Swiss tech and coffee startup that changes the global trade of coffee. We have set ourselves an ambitious goal: to revolutionise 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.
We are looking for a project manager who will invest his or her passion for coffee to manage algrano discoveries campaigns: these campaigns are 4 weeks promotion campaigns that focus on a single grower, or a group of growers, and promote their highest coffee qualities. You will travel to origin countries, visit coffee growers, learn about their production, cup their coffee, and identify what makes them unique. You will be part of the sourcing team, and you will work closely with the sales and marketing team by providing them with stories, coffee analysis, roast and extraction suggestions. This is a full-time position based in Zurich, requiring frequent trips to Latin America and European cities.
Your main tasks will include:
You are passionate about coffee in all its stages: from cultivating, to fermenting, roasting, and extracting. Additionally, your strength includes:
Your experience, background and skills include:
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