Packaging Procurement Manager - Global Food Manufacturer

GBP60000 - GBP75000 per annum + bonus
15 Jul 2021
14 Aug 2021
Conall de Hoog
Specialist Area
Job Level
Contract Type
Full Time

Packaging Procurement Manager - Global Food Manufacturer

Salary: £60k - £75k + bonus

Location: North-West London + flexible working


This award-winning food manufacturer that reaches consumers in over 100 markets, across 25 countries is currently looking for a Packaging Procurement Manager to join their team within the UK office. The Fortune 500 company has been around for more than 100 years and is one of the most well-established food manufacturers. The company's focus now is working sustainably, and the procurement team will lead their sustainability agenda.

This role will provide you with the best opportunity to delve into an international work environment, as well as working in a great culture with their central focus being on their employees. This means regular social and team events, as well as benefits included such as pension schemes, healthcare, etc.

Role Responsibilities:

  • Lead global procurement agenda for the category
  • Manage several buyers to ensure objectives are met across the spend, communicating with colleagues in other geographies
  • Working from home, with a few days in the UK office
  • Create and execute procurement strategies for several EMEA packaging categories
  • Identify, lead and deliver specific projects for the whole directs category

Relevant Experience / Background:

  • Strong ability to develop and manage stakeholder engagement plans
  • Highly competent in the use of Excel, Powerpoint and SAP
  • Experience working in a fast-paced, multi-site environment
  • Relevant degree and CIPS qualified is desirable
  • Fluent in English, additional languages French, Italian and Polish would be an advantage

This giant firm offers clear opportunities for career progression, as well as flexibility with working from home. If you have the necessary experience and are excited by this new opportunity, then apply now by sending your CV to

Key skills: procurement, buying, strategic sourcing, procurement category, mcips, ftse100, global procurement, negotiating, contract drafting, procurement function, stakeholder engagement, packaging manager, procurement, stakeholder management, procurement manager, fortune500, packaging procurement, America, cips, procurement progression

Similar jobs

Similar jobs