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Over de functie

You will manage mainly the laminates portfolio within Europe in all business aspects across different divisions within Danone. They key focus is on finding the synergies, co-building and executing the strategies as well as contributing to packaging policy implementation in aspects of innovation and sustainability. 

Part of your responsibilities will be: 
•    Connect inside and outside of Danone organization to ensure the supply security, new sources identification, support quality compliance and drive the sustainability agenda in line with Packaging team ambition.
•    Contribute to deliver productivity targets through timely execution of the projects in the nominated category and region.
•    Supplier relationship management, conducting negotiation, price model’s implementation, MRM updates, timely price-lists agreements and submission for the contract team
•    Price discrepancy management, ensuring compliance 
•    Reporting and updating the deliverables across flexibles packaging for the nominated categories in Europe
•    Support the global Packaging team in data management, rolling forecast management, budgeting 
•    Driving the optimization and implementation of functional specifications, optimizing run-sizes and print technologies to fulfil consumer demands better
•    On top you will be a single point of contact for one of our most dynamic divisions – Specialized Nutrition (SN), in this mission you will be responsible for (but not limited with):
o    Representation of the Packaging team within key SN forums 
o    driving laminates sourcing agenda within Europe (RFQ; prices; supply security; sustainability; quality etc.) and co-building sourcing strategies to support product development and operations strategy execution within SN
o    delivering the key objectives related to laminates projects execution on behalf of Packaging team, SRM to support timely projects’ execution and deliverables
•    You will add value by providing examples for synergies across divisions and use these to drive the teams to successful implementation, fast and qualitatively.


  • Experience as a buyer and understand the buying process
  • Experience working with procurement projects
  • Experience in (flexible) packaging materials procurement is a must.
To be successful in this role you need to have at least 3 years’ experience in procurement related to packaging, proven leadership capabilities, have ‘can-do’ attitude, be analytical thinker and a very result driven person. A previous experience in packaging category (preferable flexible) on a regional or/and global level is a must to become successful in this role. As this role foresees a close interaction with the key suppliers as well as multiple internal stakeholders across the globe you need to have solid presentation and negotiation skills and be highly disciplined.


  • Contract with Yacht or ZZP for 17 weeks.


Our client is a part of  a international food organisation. 


Voor meer informatie neem je contact op met Oriana Elerie via telefoonnummer 06-82071615

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