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Senior Manager, Packaging Procurement

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Company: Michael Page
Contract: PERM
Location: Florham Park, United States

- Consumer Packaged Goods Company
- Excellent Career opportunity for professional growth

About Our Client
Our client is a consumer packaged goods company

Job Description
Our client is seeking a Senior Procurement Manager who will be responsible for the procurement of packaging materials for the corporation. This individual will support new product introductions, evaluate the existing and potential supply base for lowest total cost, highest quality and superior performance and drive cost reductions. Day to day responsibilities include the following:
- Manage the packaging material portfolio to include cans, lids, bottles, glass and closures
- Evaluate the supply market, existing and potential, to secure the most competitive total cost, quality and operational performance
- Develop and implement supplier strategies for the procurement of the respective material portfolio
- Negotiate supply agreements utilizing RFP's and eAuctions
- Develop bench-marking and cost modeling to support the drive to best in class pricing
- Develop and execute strategic sourcing process with a focus on continuous improvement in total cost, innovation, quality and service working closely to align key partners like R&D, etc.
- Responsible for supplier relationship management, including developing measures on supplier performance based upon key metrics
- Assess current and future market trends, and prepare price forecasts for the business
- Interface with various business units and departments to insure timely and effective project implementation

The Successful Applicant
- 5+ years of strategic procurement experience with expertise in the procurement of multiple categories within the packaging materials spend to include packaging materials, cans, lids, bottles, glass and closures
- Must be experience in strategic sourcing and have a proven track record of sustained cost improvement
- Strong interpersonal and influencing skills across multiple functions and levels of the business
- Proven track record of managing long term, strategic supplier relationships
- Experience with strategic sourcing process, including strategy definition and implementation and leading contact negotiation
- Strong analytical skills with the ability to work successfully in a fast paced working environment

What's on Offer
- $115,000 - $130,000 annual base salary
- Performance bonus
- Medical, dental and vision
- 401K
- Paid vacation and holidays
- etc.


More Info / Apply
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