Ferrero is a family-owned company with a truly progressive and global outlook and iconic brands such as Nutella®, Tic Tac®, Ferrero Rocher®, Raffaello®, Kinder Bueno® and Kinder Surprise®.
As the love for our brands continues to grow, so too does our global reach. Represented in 55 countries, with products sold in more than 170, the Ferrero Group is loved by generations around the world.
The secret to our global success? Nearly 35,000 dedicated employees who celebrate care and quality to craft a business, careers and brands we are proud of.
Join us, and you could be one of them.
About the Role :
For our HQ in Luxembourg we are looking for a Procurement Packaging Buyer who will :
Main tasks :
Support in category management;
Manage pricing (forecast analysis, preparation of weekly request for quotation according of categories' strategy);
Offer process (Obtaining competitive offers through the Request for Quotation from the identified possible sources);
Prepare and Issue Request for Quotation, follow-up on the possible sources, answer their questions, establish comparative analysis of answers or benchmarking charts according to the bid analysis criteria;
Supply market analysis by evaluating new players on the market mainly on industrial and financial point of view;
Maintain the RFI's database for the Ferrero suppliers collecting all the relevant data;
Support the team with all analysis, preparation of the price negotiation and in contract management;
Segment and manage the supplier base (support the supplier governance models, support proactively the quantitative analysis of the supplier base);
Upstream market analysis (analysis of supply market evolutions and trends with related impact on business and new opportunities);
Measurement of service level agreement with the repro agencies (capacity, process, systems, etc);
Maintain the relationship and involvement with internal stakeholders;
Regular Business review with all suppliers.
Who we are looking for : Profile :
Master's Degree in Economics, Business Administration, Finance, Engineering, Legal Studies or related fields (Procurement Packaging Degree or Economics Degree would be preferred);
3-4 years of experience;
Previous experience in Procurement Services, Procurement Packaging and / Purchasing roles would be considered a plus;
Previous experience within an international work environment (company & team);
Good communication skills;
Analytical someone who is comfortable with numbers;
Project management experience;
Enthusiasm and commitment to excellence with a results-oriented mentality;
Ethical and strong personal values.
IT Skills :
Advanced proficiency in Microsoft Office Skills (specifically in Excel);
Preferred experience in SAP ERP (as a user).
Fluent in written and spoken English;
French, German or Italian will be considered an asset.
We offer :
An international and challenging working environment;
An attractive salary package.
How to be successful in the role and at Ferrero :
Consumers, quality and care are at the heart of everything we do. So, to be successful at Ferrero, you’ll need to be just as consumer and product centric as we are -
dedicated to crafting brilliant results for consumers around the world.