Senior Manager, Packaging

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Skill: vendor management , packaging , strategic procurement , procurement , negotiation; Exp: 8-11 years; Job Information City Bangalore Job Description We are looking for a Senior Manager who will have end-to-end ownership for the Packaging function across product lines and business channels and will drive projects towards new packaging developments and cost optimizations Key Responsibilities Develop packaging material for Primary, Secondary and Tertiary packaging requirements alongside audits/approval of artwork and preparation of KLDs Procurement of machines and fixed assets related to packaging Plan, conduct and close supplier negotiations for all packaging developments adhering to the strategic procurement goals of the organization Plan production with supplier to support optimum capacity utilization (alongside cost controls) to cater to a fast-paced, dynamic and seasonal business Collaborate with product development, marketing, suppliers and internal stakeholders for institutionalizing better control over cost and quality Identify packaging improvements for existing products in terms of material structure, aesthetics & cost Coordinate with operations for production trials, initial set-up and establish continuity of planning Coordinate with QC team w.r.t to specification, defects rates & damages for higher accuracy Qualification & Skills 8 years of experience in development & procurement of packaging and related requirements is a must Strong knowledge of processes associated with line trials, machine trials, printing technologies, preparation of KLDs, and artwork approvals is desired Strong business acumen in vendor management, negotiation skills and cost optimization Flexible to adapt working in short timelines & fast-paced business environment Ability to work with cross-functional teams and have high influence without authority Exemplary communication skills with a high degree of ownership and attention to detail



Experience: 8-11

Function: Logistics / Procurement / Materials Mgmt. / Supply Chain