Manager - Packaging Procurement (f/m/d)

How You’ll Make Your Mark

Your main tasks in this role are:

  • As Manager - Packaging Procurement, you will work to develop and implement procurement strategies for packaging materials and equipment that are in line with the company's overall objectives 
  • You will manage supplier relationships with packaging manufacturers, including sourcing, contract negotiation and monitoring supplier performance to ensure the delivery of quality materials and equipment at competitive prices
  • You will be responsible for working with cross-functional teams such as purchasing and corporate responsibility to identify packaging needs and develop solutions to meet requirements
  • Analysing market trends and competitive pricing to identify cost saving opportunities and recommend process improvements related to packaging materials are some of your key competencies
  • Evaluating supplier proposals and conducting supplier audits to ensure compliance with quality standards, sustainability and other relevant criteria will interest you
  • Developing and managing packaging procurement budgets and ensuring that spend remains within budget is part of your responsibilities
  • You will develop and implement packaging procurement policies and procedures that ensure compliance with regulatory requirements and company standards
  • Leading and guiding team members, including training, coaching and performance management are part of your responsibilities
  • As Packaging Procurement Manager, you are interested in continuously monitoring and evaluating the effectiveness of the procurement process and implementing changes to improve efficiency and effectiveness
  • You like to keep up to date with industry trends and new technologies related to packaging materials and equipment

Your Profile

The requirments of the role include: 

  • As Manager - Packaging Procurement you have a university degree
  • You have several years of professional experience in procurement, supply chain management, packaging technology or a related field
  • Experience in packaging materials procurement, supplier management and cost reduction initiatives is desirable.
  • You have a sound knowledge of packaging materials and equipment
  • You are a solution-oriented personality with strong analytical thinking skills
  • Communication skills and negotiation skills are your strengths
  • You are enthusiastic about leading and motivating a team
  • You feel confident in using MS Office
  • Your English skills are very good

A Career that Benefits You

Our benefits for you are wide-ranging:

  • 6 weeks of annual leave every year for all
  • A range of subsidised childcare support options
  • Options to work remotely - from home or anywhere within Austria (up to 13 days per month), and from abroad (up to 30 days per year, selected countries)
  • Mobile devices provided to enable flexible working
  • Relocation support (including visas/permits, home search and moving allowance)
  • Free and subsidised healthy food and drinks provided at work
  • Subsidised public transport
  • Bike leasing programme to save up to 20% on bike costs to encourage sustainable transport and improve affordability
  • Discounts on a wide range of shopping in the categories like fashion, travel, sports and many more
  • All the training you need to excel in your role
  • Extensive personal and professional development
  • High level of responsibility in a diverse and international business environment
  • Collaboration with teams across border
  • Private health insurance discounts
  • Comprehensive wellbeing & (mental) health support 
  • On-site & online sports with Wellpass membership


Gross annual salary starting from € 102.000*
*willingness to overpay with appropriate qualification

Place of work

​Michael-Walz-Gasse 18d, 5020 Salzburg​

Start of work

​As soon as possible​

How to Apply

All applications take place through our online portal. Simply login and submit your CV, photo and all relevant certificates/qualifications.

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