Buyer - EMEA Packaging

Date: 7 Sep 2023

Location: AVIGNON, 84, FR, 84000 HADDENHAM, GB, HP17 8LB WOLKA KOSOWSKA, MZ, PL, 05-552

Company: McCormick & Company


Buyer - EMEA Packaging


Based: Avignon (France), Haddenham (UK) or Stefanowo (Poland)


Working model: Hybrid




Join us to work in an international environment composed of more than 14 000 employees. We own iconic brands in Europe and everywhere in the world.

Join us to awaken the flavors of tomorrow as a Packaging Buyer!



Vous rejoignez l'équipe des achats et souhaitez participer à la mise en place de la stratégie d'achat et à la gestion opérationnelle du Packaging.

Vous intervenez sur un scope international et travaillez sur des projets en interface avec des fournisseurs et collaborateurs basés en EMEA (Europe, Moyen Orient et Afrique).

Vous travaillerez en équipe multifonctions : les interlocuteurs clés des Achats étant la Qualité, la R&D, le Marketing, la Supply Chain et les Opérations.




  • Responsible for execution of procurement strategies for packaging categories to deliver value and ensure supply through creation and execution of a risk management strategies
  • Identify and deliver Continuous Cost Improvement opportunities for these categories
  • Collaborating cross functionally to participate in optimisation projects in terms of cost, quality, service and innovation
  • Use reporting tools and communicate regularly on the progress of projects to ensure successful execution of agreed procurement strategies
  • Manage supplier performance against agreed objectives, putting in place corrective actions where necessary.
  • Support innovation and business development through successful new products development delivery




  • Fluent in English with the capacity to negotiate in English. Additional language:  French. Italian, Polish would be an advantage
  • Graduate with a strong academic background, ideally with a Master or MBA
  • Experience of at least 2 years in a procurement position
  • Evidence of maturity, collaboration and communication skills (written and verbal), strong interpersonal skills, influencing ability.
  • Works with the customer in mind and manages stakeholders’ expectations appropriately
  • Efficient, results and reporting orientated.
  • Highly competent in the use of Excel, Power Point and SAP


Agencies: McCormick as needed will work with external recruitment vendors through our Agency Portal. Unless previously contacted, McCormick does not accept unsolicited resumes from external recruiting agencies.


McCormick & Company is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, colour, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.


As users of the disability confident scheme, we guarantee to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for the vacancy/ies.