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Senior Supply Manager

Date: 10-Jan-2019

Location: Lund, Sweden

Company: Tetra Pak

At Tetra Pak we touch millions of people’s lives every day, ensuring better nutrition and healthier lifestyles through safe packaging and food processing solutions. Guided by our global brand promise, PROTECTS WHAT´S GOOD, we strive to make a difference by protecting food, people and our futures. To do this we need more than smart technology.  We need smart people too. People like you, who wants to work with people like us. 

Would you like to join our central Supplier Management team for Projects and Services, creating and executing purchasing strategies, contribute to the growth of Tetra Pak Services business? 

Processing Solutions & Equipment (PSE) is responsible for developing and driving the processing business strategy. In addition, we are also responsible for capability development, supplier management, production and productivity in relation to all areas of Processing and Packaging equipment. PSE Supplier Management team is responsible for ensuring that we have a high performing supplier base and clear category strategies covering all Tetra Pak businesses, Packaging, Processing and Service.

What you will do

In the role as Senior Supply Manager, you will work in close collaboration with our business stakeholders, our different supplier management functions and our suppliers to drive the right decisions, balancing risks and opportunities to deliver best value. You will be playing an important role contribute to services business development projects. Understanding business needs in a very rapid changing environment is vital. You will perform spend and market analysis, execute strategic sourcing projects, support stakeholders in project delivery as well as manage supplier contracts and performance for Tetra Pak Services business. The position will be based in Lund, Sweden and estimated traveling is 30 – 40 days per year.  In this position you will have a functional responsibility but not any direct reports.

You will focus on

  • Define, implement and execute category strategies
  • Act as a proactive business partner, understanding business needs and requirements.
  • Sourcing, contracting and management of supplier base including cost/spend analysis, drive supplier selections lead commercial negotiations, secured contracts
  • Supplier performance management including measurements and KPI

Who you are

As our new Senior Supply Manager you are self-driven and you have great networking skills. Your strong communication skills combined with your interpersonal capabilities enable you to easily interact cross borders both internally and externally. You also have a great passion to do business and the courage to challenge current state in a constructive and positive manner that builds trust. We believe that you have 5-10 years relevant working experience with strong commercial skills and a proven track record in negotiations and category-based purchasing. Knowledge of SAP, Ariba is highly valued.Ypu have a university degree preferably within Engineering or Economics. Your English is proficient both verbally and in writing, any other language is a merit. 

We offer

As our new Senior Supply Manager you will be part of a global leading company where our vision is to make food safe and available everywhere. We can offer you highly skilled and passionate colleagues, a vibrant melting pot of diversity, and a challenging and high paced work environment where our employees take great pride from protecting food to protecting the planet. You will work in a market leading company which offers continuous training and development opportunities in a trendy, comfortable and activity-based office environment. At Tetra Pak we believe in work-life balance, have flexible working hours, sports and training facilities, and nice canteen and offer an attractive pension and insurance scheme, incl. health care arrangements. 

Care to join? Please submit your CV and motivational letter in English before January 24th 2019 through our career site 

For further information about the position, please contact Category Manager Services, Shirley Lim Nilsson at +46 733 36 3020

Questions about your application contact recruiter Anna Jakobsen at +46 46 36 3747

For trade union information contact Sveriges Ingenjörer Lars Haraldsson at +46 46 36 2533 and Unionen Annika Svensson at +46 46 36 3916


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