Procurement Manager – International Packaging Solutions Provider

We have a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Procurement Manager looking to develop and grow there career with an International group.
 
BASIC SALARY: c£50,000
 
BENEFITS:
· Company Car
· Contributory Pension
· Mobile Phone
· 25 days holiday plus Stats
 
LOCATION: Hybrid, Central England
 
COMMUTABLE LOCATIONS: Wolverhampton, Northampton, Leicester, Worcester, Birmingham, Nottingham, Oxford
 
JOB DESCRIPTION: Procurement Manager – International Packaging Supplier
 
The purpose of this newly created role is to lead the group procurement and supply chain, meeting business targets on stock/service and implementing the pre-agreed supply chain strategy
 
Reporting to the UK Operations Director, you will provide guidance and control all purchasing/procurement activities and contracts to ensure the purchasing services to the group are cost effective and at the required level to satisfy the needs of the group
 
This is a genuine opportunity to bring about change if change is required. As a company, we are open to ideas and would welcome your input
 
KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:
 
As our Procurement Manager, your key tasks will include:
· Ensuring ESG, H&S and quality compliance from all vendors/suppliers using current systems
· Developing and delivering established purchasing strategies
· Participating in budget setting and taking responsibility for monitoring and controlling the budgeting process for purchased goods, serviced and logistics
· Reviewing and setting SLA’s with suppliers
· Reach OTIF target for all sites
· Optimising supply chain management with site General Manager, within inventory levels, service and contributing to reducing total cost
· Contributing to the leadership team for the overall performance of the group within the Central team
· Ensuring that site teams are aware of EHS policies, procedures and standards that are relevant and monitor, evaluate and review compliance of these.
 
PERSON SPECIFICATION: Procurement Manager – International Packaging Supplier
 
We would be very interested to receive applications from Purchasing professionals from the packaging/paper industry, however we are also interested in applications from other manufacturing sectors. As our Procurement Manager, you will:
 
· Ideally be qualified in CIP’s/MCIP’s.
· Be a strong negotiator.
· Have a proven track record of leading change initiatives and good project management.
· Have knowledge and the ability to assess the Engineering and Supply industries.
· Have excellent organizational skills
· Be self-driven, results-oriented with a positive outlook, and a clear focus on high quality and business profit.
· Be able and willing to travel
· Be ambitious, credible, and comfortable in dealing with both internal and external contacts. Reliable, tolerant, determined and an empathic communicator, well presented and business like.
 
THE COMPANY:
My client delivers high quality and service-oriented packaging to the global market. They are a part of a global network with more in over 20 countries worldwide. Globally they are known for their multi material packaging solutions but in the UK and Europe, they also specialise in conventional Corrugated, timber, plastics, foams and steels.
 
PROSPECTS:
This role offers significant opportunity for an ambitious, experienced professional with a desire to develop their career with a growing and forward-thinking company and group with a track record and plans for strong growth.
 
We want someone who is driven to succeed and looking for an opportunity to work within a multinational organisation that offers extensive freedom of action and which has room to invest and very ambitious plans.
 
· The opportunity to join a very large multinational organisation
· They have an active policy of promotion from within and offer the genuine opportunity to develop your career
· This position will be challenging but also tremendously rewarding. Coaching, mentoring and training are an integral part of our culture
· A first-class remuneration package including a highly competitive salary, bonus, pension, and other benefits normally associated with an international group.
 
It is highly likely you will have worked in any of the following roles and/or markets, and worked with the following products and/or services: Buyer, Procurement Manager, Purchasing Manager, Purchasing Assistant, Supply Chain Manager – Corrugated Packaging, Flexible Packaging, Paper, Pallets, Packaging Solutions, Flexible Packaging, Printed Folded Cartons, Manufacturing
 
INTERESTED? Please click apply. You will receive an acknowledgement of your application.
 
Please Note: Wallace Hind Selection have been chosen as the retained recruitment partner of our client and therefore any direct applications to our client from candidates or agencies will be forwarded on to us direct.
 
REF: IP17766, Wallace Hind Selection

Type: Permanent

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