Co-Pack Category Manager - £65k + package

Location
London
Salary
GBP40000 - GBP65000 per annum +
Posted
28 Jul 2017
Closes
27 Aug 2017
Ref
1707-26
Contact
jobsOB
Job Level
Manager
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Co-Pack & Packaging Category Manager - International FMCG - £65k + package

This international FMCG major with an incredibly successful procurement function which manages a spend circa €1 billion is looking for an ambitious and proven European Buyer who specialises in the Packaging and Co-Pack categories. This presents the opportunity to take ownership of a complex portfolio to the value of €100 million, become exposed to a global supplier network and offers rapid career progression for a leader in the FMCG industry!

Role responsibilities:

  • Manage a complex Packaging and Co-Pack portfolio to the value of €50 million
  • Use your expertise, knowledge and commercial acumen of the market to deliver complex sourcing packaging projects at a strategic and operational level across an EMEA region
  • Work collaboratively within a team of 30 procurement specialists with 4-5 packaging buyers below you which will require you to lead by example and fulfil indirect line management duties

Procurement Background & Key Skills

  • Expert knowledge of the 7 step strategic process within the packaging or co-pack category with outstanding results delivering it to a fruitful completion ideally in the FMCG sector working for a blue chip organisation
  • 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 Lisa at:

l.cove@bramwithconsulting.co.uk

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