Senior Packaging Strategic Sourcing Manager - £85,000 + 20%

GBP65000 - GBP66000 per annum + bonus, package + flexi-working
28 Nov 2022
28 Dec 2022
Matilda Pegler
Job Level
Contract Type
Full Time

An exhilarating opportunity to join a global and award winning team who focusses largely on dynamism and strategy. The role has a predominant focus on procurement savings, efficiency, growth and sustainability. This means that this company focuses on what needs to be done to accomplish commercial excellence and maintain an industry recognised, best in class way of working, and would welcome a like-minded applicant with strong critical thinking and problem solving skills. Within this role you will be expected to evolve procurement processes in category strategy, meaning that you have the opportunity to drive forward the category and really make an impact. This role offers an industry competitive salary of £80,000 + 20% bonus alongside other package benefits. Additionally, they offer competitive class-learning and developmental support which could work to facilitate your own personal progress and development within the company and industry.

Required Education-

  • Bachelor's degree: Business Administration, Logistics, Finance (or comparable degree title)

Required skills/ experience-

  • Track record of delivering in procurement within a similarly large, strategic domain (FMCG experience preferred)
  • Experience of working within a dynamic corporation with a focus on progressive procurement sourcing strategies in packaging or direct spend
  • Effective track record of cross-team collaboration within a procurement based role
  • Comfortable in your ability to effectively lead, and influence within fast-paced, determined, and time-critical procurement environments

Key responsibilities-

  • Focus on developing and executing procurement sourcing enterprises and buying strategies across the packaging category
  • Delivering concise and complex analytics on spend stats, industry patterns, commercial proposals, and should-cost models
  • Building and maintaining relationships with stakeholders, and suppliers for the purpose of effective negotiation
  • Control of supplier selection, encompassing data models to support such supplier decisions
  • Enact contractual terms and conditions, working with legal to ensure distinguished supplier contracts

If this sounds like an opportunity which would suit you and are interested in applying please send over a copy of your CV to Matilda at

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