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Packaging Procurement Manager
Salary:  $80K - $110K   Bonus: 15%.  
Location: Lincolnshire, IL

Job Description:

  • Execute timely procurement and contracting of all packaging materials
  • Qualify, standardize, and document all company packaging
  • Manage packaging development and improvement projects, as well as accurate and compliant documentation to meet customer, company, and regulatory expectations;
  • Minimize procurement-related business disruptions to end-users by reviewing the procurement cycle, identifying issues, performing root cause analysis, and fixing the issue going forward
  • Analyze packaging material requirements and negotiate plant and national contracts
  • Control costs by coordinating with plant personnel, sales, QA, marketing, and materials management
  • Develop project plans and organize resources to ensure project milestones are met within expectations of timeline, quality, and budget
  • Deliver presentations to management based on research compiled from analysis of markets and industries by forecasting future costs and trends
  • Participate in continuous training required to keep team apprised of business situations as they affect procurement policy
  • Manage and track plant identified obsolete or slow-moving packaging inventory


  • BS/BA required
  • Five years packaging purchasing experience.  
  • Dairy industry preferred
  • Food experience needed.

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