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Raw Materials and Purchasing Manager

Industrial bags (Fibre Packaging), Finance / Procurement, USA

Your responsibilities:

  • Must be able to perform the essential functions of the job
  • Plan and purchase all raw material (paper, film, adhesives, ink, packaging, pallets, etc.) and other items (spare parts, contracted services, office materials, etc.) such that demand is met while minimizing inventory levels
  • Ensure compliance with Mondi purchasing policies including reviewing and approving Purchase Requisitions
  • Manage the supply pipeline
  • Continual evaluation of optimal inventory levels by maintaining upper and lower inventory targets (using average and standard deviation of both demand levels and supply lead times)
  • Evaluation of optimal order quantities (price / quantity trade off)
  • Maintain accuracy of raw material inventory
  • Contribute information to continuous cycle count program
  • Contribute information to the periodic physical count and reconciliation process
  • Act as the process control owner for raw material receipt, consumption, and general purchasing controls
  • Maintain the plant’s P-Card (AmEx credit card) making and ensuring all purchases and reporting comply with Mondi policies
  • Ensure timely and accurate feedback to Services Manager and/or Plant Manager regarding any issue affecting the aforementioned processes
  • Pursue opportunities to reduce cost while improving quality and service levels
  • Perform other duties as assigned

Our requirements:

  • Lean Manufacturing Deployment/Transformation
  • Dynamic, flexible team player with demonstrated ability to lead and develop others
  • Excellent facilitation, communication and presentation skills
  • Proficient with MS Office Suite (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Outlook), Visio, Statistical Software, SAP
  • Statistical analysis knowledge
  • Self-starter
  • Problem solving skills
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Sitting, standing, and/or walking for extended periods of time
  • Must be able to lift up to 40 pounds on a regular basis
  • Reading computer screen or other electronic devices
  • Use of various office, hand, and electrical tools or equipment


Fluent in English


Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Finance/Accounting, or related field preferred, or equivalent; relevant work experience


  • 2+ years working with purchasing and/or inventory
  • 2+ years working in a manufacturing environment
  • Supervisory/Management experience preferred


  • Team player

We offer:

  • an interesting job within the packaging & paper industry
  • to be part of a successful multicultural company
  • an empowering environment
  • several training opportunities (e.g. The Mondi Academy)
  • several attractive social benefits

Contact person:

If you are a dynamic and open-minded team player whose working style is characterised by flexibility and you are looking for a position where you take on even more responsibilities, take the first step and send your application to Christine Palmer, Human Resources Manager, at

Mondi Bags USA, LLC
Attn: Christine Palmer, HR Manager
2333 Commerce Street
Wellsburg, WV 26070
(304) 737-3311, ext. 115
[email protected]

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