sharing the costs of sports activities
Senior Packaging Specialist (all genders)
zooplus Polska Sp. z o.o.
- Pawia 17, Stare Miasto, KrakówKraków, Lesser Poland
- offer expired 4 months ago
- contract of employment
- senior specialist (Senior)
- hybrid work
- remote recruitment
Strategic control and permanent optimization of the assigned purchasing categories
Coordination of activities related to material flow management, recycling, and waste initiatives in collaboration with the Labeling & Artwork team
Optimization of the existing product range according to quality, sustainability, and economic aspects
Development, optimization, and implementation of packaging solutions for the entire department taking into account legal and internal requirements and involving the relevant departments
Researching and evaluating current trends in packaging materials, designs, areas of application, new technologies, and sustainability
Observation and analysis of the procurement market, recognition of trends and innovations in the suppliers' environment
Support of Own Brands Food direct suppliers to access sustainable packaging materials cost-efficiently through engagement with recyclers and external partners along the packaging value chain
Analysis of and technical support for international regulatory developments for recycling and waste disposal
Creation of business case analyses, concept papers, and reports
Project work on the introduction or optimization of packaging materials; competent contact person for our suppliers and brand management
Degree in packaging technology or packaging materials
At least three years of professional experience with corresponding project implementation skills
In-depth knowledge of the life cycle of packaging materials (production, processing, application as well as recycling) incl. printing / Multiple years of in-depth work experience in retail, recycling, plastic conversion, chemicals, packaging manufacturing or consumer product industry (e.g., food & beverage, household or personal care)
Solution-oriented and economic way of thinking as well as quality awareness
Contract negotiation skills and experience
Willingness to travel
Confident knowledge of English
What we offer
🐾 20% discount in our zooplus shop
📖 Internal and external training
🎈 Team events
✈️ Two extra vacation days and days off on 24th and 31st of December
🩺 Private medical care and life insurance
🍽️ Multicafeteria system including Multisport card
private medical care
sharing the costs of foreign language classes
sharing the costs of professional training & courses
remote work opportunities
flexible working time
corporate products and services at discounted prices
no dress code
coffee / tea
parking space for employees
employee referral program
We are looking for an exceptional Senior Packaging Specialist who will be responsible for the continuous optimization of packaging, taking economic aspects as well as e-commerce conditions into account. Being a part of a very strategic area of the business - the Own Brands Food team, you will be one of the main drivers of developing and continuously improving the packaging material strategy, thus, reducing the costs and having a great impact on zooplus' success.
Are you ready for this challenge?
With more than 1,000 passionate professionals located across 10 European offices, we believe our success comes from working together and leveraging our international strengths. Expect to work in a hybrid environment, collaborating with colleagues in different locations remotely or face-to-face at the office.
zooplus Polska Sp. z o.o.
More than 20 years ago, zooplus was one of the first to bring the pet category into the world of eCommerce. Today, we stand strong as Europe’s leading online pet platform, delivering moments of happiness to more than 9 million pet parents each year.