Supply Chain - Packaging Manager - FMCG £45k

GBP30000 - GBP45000 per annum +
14 Jul 2017
13 Aug 2017
Specialist Area
Procurement, Supply chain
Job Level
Contract Type
Full Time

Supply Chain - Packaging Manager - Complex Projects - Supplier Negotiation - FMCG Industry - London - £45k + package

My client, on a meteoric rise in the FMCG industry seeks a Packaging Manager to join the Supply Chain growing supply chain team following an international £50 million expansion.

You will be responsible for the end to end supply chain management of packaging for the business. In addition to be tasked with accurate timely provision of packaging, demand planning and forecasting, to meet the retail orders of a number of the lucrative accounts. Typical accounts for this international FMCG distributor of fresh produce includes Waitrose, Marks and Spencer, Amazon Fresh and Sainsbury's.

This role sits within the Supply Chain team and has incredible international progression opportunities, in a fast paced and dynamic environment based on meritocracy.

Role responsibilities:

  • Responsibility for the end to end supply management of packaging for the business and its lucrative accounts
  • In depth market analysis and bench marking of packaging prices, understand trends in the market and commercial profit
  • Complex negotiations with a diverse range of global suppliers across America, South Africa, Chile, Europe and Australia on complex packaging projects
  • Line management responsibilities of 2 direct reports which will present you with the opportunity to develop your managerial skills

Procurement Background & Key Skills

  • Utilise your specialist knowledge of the packaging procurement category to deliver procurement success for this international food major
  • Enthusiasm for working in a collaborative team in a multinational, diverse and forward thinking team with experience handling a large multi-million pound spend
  • A degree educated professional with outstanding analytical skills, an inquisitive mind and desire to succeed

To take advantage of this fantastic opportunity and to apply, send your CV to Oliva at:

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