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7percent Ventures

Procurement Specialist

Interstellar Lab

Interstellar Lab

Paris, France
Posted on Tuesday, June 25, 2024

At Interstellar Lab our mission is to build a future full of life, on Earth and beyond. We believe in a future where technology is enabling humans to live in harmony with nature, a future where biodiversity thrives and expands, a future where terrestrial life become multi-planetary.

To build this future, we design, manufacture and operate controlled-environment biofarms that unleash the power of plants. On Earth and in Space. Our solutions combine Hardware, AI and Bioscience. We use controlled-environment technology to mimic a multitude of conditions to allow plants, fungi and microorganisms to grow faster and better.

On Earth, we are pioneering molecular and bio-farming, boosting production of nutrients, metabolites and bioactive compounds in plants while providing a sustainable and safe source of plant materials. Our customers are large beauty, perfume, natural ingredients, food&beverage and neutraceuticals companies. To advance space exploration, we work with space agencies and private companies and provide them bio-farming units to grow efficiently food for astronaut and/or conduct research on impact of microgravity on plant molecular composition.


We're looking for a Procurement Specialist to join our dynamic supply chain team! As a Procurement Specialist, you will play a critical role in securing the materials we need to build the future, ensuring on-time delivery, and achieving the best possible value for our investment.


  • Source and qualify potential suppliers for a variety of materials and components.
  • Negotiate contracts that secure favorable pricing and terms.
  • Manage the procurement process from requisition to goods receipt.
  • Oversee supplier performance and ensure on-time delivery of materials.
  • Maintain strong relationships with key suppliers.
  • Identify and mitigate potential supply chain risks.


  • Bachelor's degree in supply chain, business, engineering, or a science discipline.
  • Minimum 3+ years of experience in procurement, with a proven track record of successful negotiations and cost savings.
  • Strong understanding of procurement principles and best practices.
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Effective communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Proficient in MS Office Suite and procurement software (e.g., SAP, Oracle).
  • Fluency in French and English is required.
Preferred Skills and Experience:
  • Experience in the controlled environment agriculture or aerospace industry.
  • Familiarity or experience working with international logistics


  • Paris, France