Posted on: January 24, 2023
Effective June 2, 2022, Scholle IPN is now part of SIG.
SIG is a leading packaging solutions provider for a more
sustainable world. With our unique portfolio of aseptic carton,
bag-in-box, and spouted pouch we work in partnership with our
customers to bring food and beverage products to consumers around
the world in a safe, sustainable and affordable way. Our technology
and outstanding innovation capabilities enable us to provide our
customers with end-to-end solutions for differentiated products,
smarter factories and connected packs, all to address the
ever-changing needs of consumers. Sustainability is integral to our
business and we are going Way Beyond Good to create a net positive
food packaging system.
Founded in 1853, SIG is headquartered in Neuhausen, Switzerland.
The skills and experience of our approximately 8,100 employees
worldwide enable us to respond quickly and effectively to the needs
of our customers in over 100 countries. In 2021, SIG produced 45
billion packs and generated ---2.5 billion in revenue (incl.
Scholle IPN unaudited revenue). SIG has an AA ESG rating by MSCI, a
13.4 (low risk) score by Sustainalytics and a Platinum CSR rating
by EcoVadis. For more information, visit www.sig.biz
For insights into trends that drive the food and beverage industry,
visit our SIGnals blog: https://www.sig.biz/signals/en+
Who We Are
Scholle IPN is a global packaging company, manufacturing flexible
packaging materials for a variety of industries. You may not have
heard of us, but we guarantee you've interacted with our products,
which are used around the world in dispensing everything from soda,
smoothies, and coffee to motor oil, cleaning chemicals, and
insecticides used in industrial farming.
What We Do
We engineer flexible packaging solutions that reduce waste and
prolong shelf life for many different markets. Our products are
made around the globe-not so we can produce cheaper elsewhere, but
to effectively serve and produce right in the markets where we
We are currently hiring a Purchasing Specialist who is responsible
for planning, directing, coordinating and monitoring all purchasing
activities, involved with the procurement of raw materials,
equipment, tools, parts, supplies, and services that meet the
organization's standards of price, quality, timing, and reliability
Key Duties and Responsibilities:
--- Responsible for negotiating, executing and controlling supplier
contracts and supplier agreements for your assigned location.
--- Responsible for supplier audits annually (travel required as
--- Responsible for maintaining the electronic supplier SCORE Card
for all raw material suppliers.
--- Design and implement various cost effective strategies of
--- Monitor costs of purchase materials, benchmark with other sites
and ensure achievement of all targets.
--- Liaise with internal managers and outside vendors to anticipate
their demand for goods and materials.
--- Evaluate current and alternative sources of supply.
--- Monitor inventory levels; place or release orders as
--- Procure all outside piece parts.
--- Procure outside completed assemblies for customer orders.
--- Procure and monitor all nylon and metal film materials for the
--- Procure all resins and colorants.
--- Procure special resin and film materials for Research &
--- Support Supply Chain and other departments in procurement
--- Create and maintain purchasing system that provides annually
increasing economic value.
--- Responsible for correcting and/or reporting any potential food
safety threats to personnel with authority to take action.
--- Motivate staff to accomplish common goals and continuously
improve from current/past practices to result in cost reductions,
process improvements, and higher customer satisfaction.
Key Duties and Responsibilities:
--- Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university
--- Five (5) to seven (7) years related experience and/or training,
including supervision of others
--- Experience in a manufacturing environment within the Packaging
and/or Plastic Industry is preferred
--- Knowledgeable in Microsoft Word and Excel
--- Proven Experience with MRP and ERP software systems
What We Offer
- Medical Coverage (with 3 medical plan options - all PPO based
- Flexible Spending Account (FSA for Health care and/or Dependent
- Prescription Drug Plan
- Dental Coverage
- Vision Coverage
- 401K Savings Plan
- Roth 401(k) Savings Plan
- 529 College Savings Plan
- Voluntary Life and AD&D
- Employer Paid Benefits
- Basic Life and AD&D
- Short- and Long-Term Disability
- Health Advocate
- Employee Assistance Program
- Identify Theft
- Tuition Reimbursement
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