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Category Technical Sourcing Manager (f/m/x)

Mondi is a global leader in packaging and paper with over 100.000 customized innovative solutions that are sustainable by design. Our group employs around 26.000 people in more than 100 operations in over 30 countries.


  • A world of opportunities available at home and abroad
  • It’s our people that make us smart, you could be a future leader
  • We offer you the development opportunities that you need to flourish throughout your career


  • Be part of our vision to contribute to a better world
  • Work in a high-tech digitally enabled environment
  • Work on challenging projects


  • Join a dynamic and supportive culture
  • Strike a good balance between work and home
  • We are collaborators and team players

Your mission:

As a Category Technical Sourcing Manager you are responsible to drive cost improvement and standardization initiatives to improve flexibility and reduce risks with a strong focus on total cost of ownership in the field of the Category Plastics portfolio (resin and film). You will support new sustainability project developments and make technical recommendations for films and resins. Furthermore, you will be responsible for the coordination of procurement project implementations and roll outs with internal and external stakeholders (local entities, technical team, sales, suppliers etc.)  in order to ensure a reliable and cost efficient sourcing. This will include:

  • Identify cost improvement/standardization projects and drive execution of approved and aligned initiatives
  • Assess and define flexibility improvement and risk management plans, determine implementation plans and follow up the process of the projects
  • Provide input into category strategy development and support it’s implementation by developing and following an execution plan
  • Efficiently manage projects by securing the implementation and roll out on time and on cost
  • Get deeper understanding of stakeholder (internal/external) related requirements and needs
  • Understand supply market and market dynamics, new trends and product developments on films and resins for outstanding development support
  • Drive the qualification/onboarding process of new suppliers, new materials at the different plants and undertake technical evaluation of potential new materials
  • Assure continuous information flow (coordination) and share best practice (support) between the involved internal stakeholders

Your profile:

  • Minimum 5 years experience in a technical function in the flexible packaging industry, especially in the field of polyolefin would be a plus
  • Bachelor degree or similar in a technical field
  • Experience in procurement is an advantage
  • Good cross-functional and indirect leadership skills
  • Result oriented and proactive personality that empowers trustful collaboration 
  • Project management experience and analytical skills as well a flexible and accurate working behaviour
  • Ability to work under stress, effective and transparent communication skills
  • Ability to travel up to 30-40%
  • Proficiency with MS Office
  • Excellent English, German knowledge on communication level is a plus

Location: Group office Vienna (Austria), or nearby a Mondi plant in Germany, Hungary or Poland

Immediate start date possible

Get in touch:

We strive to create a culture that inspires our people to reach their full potential. Going the extra mile – for colleagues and customers – our people are what drives our passion for performance, and are the key ingredient of Mondi’s success. Be part of our future. Should you need further information, please contact Melanie Zorn, our Talent Acquisition Specialist. Please upload your application documents (CV/motivation letter) in English. Only CVs uploaded onto the system will be taken into consideration.

With your application, you will be redirected to our recruiting platform. After creating an account, you will receive an activation link. If you don’t find the email in your inbox, please check your spam folder or add the address no-reply@mondigroup.com to your "safe list" or address book.

Category Technical Sourcing Manager (f/m/x)

1 - 2 Jahre Berufserfahrung
Studienabschluss - Bachelor

Veröffentlicht am 25.01.2021