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Our client is a well-known world leader in food processing and packaging solutions. For the head office in Lausanne (Switzerland) we search for an experienced Purchaser (f/m) as a Procurement Manager Paperboard Base Materials in permanent position.
Strategic/ Operational Purchaser (f/m) for Paperboard Base Materials (office language English)
Contribute to the development of paperboard sourcing strategies for the clients worldwide
Participate or drive high level negotiations with strategic suppliers
Lead key supplier commercial relationships and drive strategic savings initiatives (trough Supplier Review activities) that enable competitive advantage for the company
Ensure the implementation of the contract terms (mainly volume and price commitments)
Measure and track KPIs
You have paperboard industry experience and knowledge of paperboard segment
You have strategic sourcing/ supplier management background, including negotiations and executive level
Alternatively, you have experience in dealing with technical commercial sales in the paperboard industry
You have a very good business and economics understanding
You are excellent in negotiation while at the same time you are an outstanding team player
You have the ability to deal with ambiguity and continuous variable market segments
You are a good communicator and excellent at both spoken and written English
You are willing to travel 15-30%
Candidates with no experience in the position as a Purchaser for paperboard base materials will not be considered!
Start: by agreement
Your next step:
If you recognise your new challenge in this position, Mr. Reto Hertig, executive handling the mandate, is looking forward to your entire application papers or about a first phone call. With pleasure we answer your questions.
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