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Head - Procurement - Packaging Materials - Food/FMCG (10-15 yrs)

Pune Job Code: 703608

Industry - FMCG / Foods / Beverage

Category - Operations

Job Type - Permanent

Description - Sourcing of Packaging material Procurement (flexible + paper)

- Drive and deliver productivity in own categories by collaborating with central category procurement team

- Reports to a global position

Client Details : 

Well known MNC in the Food/FMCG space

Description : 

- Development of organizational procurement strategy in line with BU goals.

- Procurement performance management

- Effective representation of procurement department & various stakeholder management at BU & Central level.

- Support definition and improvement of best-practice based processes (e.g., leadership of high-value/strategic sourcing efforts)

- Budget management for categories under management and for procurement Department overhead.


- Ensure Strategic Supply Security and Cost Effective Sourcing through implementation of value innovation strategies


- Supervise commodity trend updates, geographical factors, regulatory implication, industry overview etc.. (for key up streams) to identify risks and opportunities and provide optimal sourcing/ coverage recommendations to the business


- Lead productivity deep-dives for the category to generate aligned pipeline of ideas for Ferrero future growth


- Mitigating compressible inflation & exchange ris


- Developing cost effective alternate cross geographical sources - effective global sourcing


- Periodic Review of sourcing strategies to ensure they remain relevant in VUCA world.


Profile : 

- Core packaging procurement experience ( flexible + paper). Preferably handled a spend of above INR 240 Cr

- Minimum 10 years of experience

- Strong vendor base in India. Global experience is a plus.

- Excellent communication since role involves dealing with senior stake holders across India and globally

Job Offer : 

Chance to be a part of the leadership team in a leading Food/FMCG company

To apply online please click the 'Apply' button below. For a confidential discussion about this role please contact Sarah Zainudeen on +91 (0) 22 4236 3365.

Contact - Sarah Zainudeen - +91 (0) 22 4236 3365

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Women-friendly workplace:

Maternity and Paternity Benefits

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