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Procurement Manager - Packaging Injection Europe

Procurement Manager - Packaging Injection Europe

RB Hygiene & Home Business Unit, based on Amsterdam, is at the core of the company’s strategy with multiple billion-dollar power brands like Finish, Vanish, Airwick, Harpic, Mortein and others. From protecting families in Brazil from Zika (with Mortein) to Saving water in Europe (with Finish) each of brands are rooted in purpose, with our vision to create a cleaner world through our innovative solutions.


The Role


The role is responsible for execution of Injection commodity strategy and buying activities in Europe.

Strategic sourcing and buying activities including Net Revenue and Growth protection, tendering portfolio, negotiations with suppliers and recommendation of business allocation.

Accountable for PPV and other financial measures (Squeeze, NWC) generated by indicated portfolio within geographical responsibility.


Here is an overview of your future responsibilities:


- Implements and recommends or decides (depending on spend) the strategy, sourcing and contracting of the commodity in order to achieve adequate supplier base that will generate competitive advantage for the operations across Europe.

Increase usage of E-tools (e-RFQ)

- Closely follow commodity feedstock information and develops an in-depth understanding of market dynamics to proactively take actions on timing and extension of sourcing process and contracts

- Formulate action plans with defined objectives, targets and responsibilities to support agreed upon global sustainability strategies. Measure and monitor progress against global sustainability targets.

- Provide contingency plans to ensure continuity of supply of his/her portfolio of materials.

- Accountable for Quality and Service from managed suppliers. Drive Quality and Service improvement strategies. Accountable for audit compliance. Contribute to zero consumer recalls.


Some key required competencies:

- In-depth experience of Procurement, at least 5-8 years, in a multi-country environment.

- commodity management

- legal and contractual experience

- negotiation

- process and sequence sourcing

- supply base management


In Return RB offer very competitive salaries with excellent benefits and the chance to progress your career within a truly global organisation.
RB is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other basis protected by appropriate law. All hiring decisions are made based on merit, competence and business need.

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