Global Sourcing Snr Manager – Packaging

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Global Sourcing Snr Manager - Packaging

A Global Sourcing team in Dublin is hiring for a senior leader in global sourcing for Packaging.   Exceptional company culture where high performing individuals thrive in this fun environment.


  • Providing technical expertise and timely execution in new product launches
  • Driving a “culture of quality” with suppliers
  • Delivering “best total cost” through:
    • Relationship management
    • Contract design & oversight
    • Operations & technology optimization
    • Supply Chain and Logistics
    • Continuous Improvement utilizing Lean Sigma tools and processes
    • Implementation of best practice
  • Responsible for the strategic sourcing of materials for sites within the global network and will include raw materials, packaging components, and externally manufactured products.  
  • Serving as the primary contact for key supplier relationships, the Global Strategic Sourcing Manager will work to create global contracts with strategic suppliers for key materials.



  •  Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Finance, Technical Field (Graduate Business Degree preferred)
  • Certified Purchasing Manager (CPM) or equivalent experience
  • Minimum 8 years of experience in pharmaceuticals, fine chemicals, medical device or food industry, with past five years involved with sourcing within Packaging.
  • Exceptional communication skills (both oral and written) and presentation skills
  • Must be able to work across all functions and levels of an organization, as well as in a global, culturally diverse environment
  • Superior negotiating skills at executive management level
  • Leadership skills with an ability to influence without authority
  • Familiarity with regulatory requirements associated with pharmaceutical products.


Send CVs in confidence to or call 01 614 6030 for details.  

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  • Salary:Negotiable
  • Location:Dublin City Centre
  • Type:Permanent
  • Category:Supply Chain