EMEA Procurement Manager

EMEA Procurement Manager




About Avery Dennison
Avery Dennison Corporation (NYSE: AVY) is a global materials science and digital identification solutions company that provides branding and information labeling solutions, including pressure-sensitive materials, radio-frequency identification (RFID) inlays and tags, and a variety of converted products and solutions. The company designs and manufactures a wide range of labeling and functional materials that enhance branded packaging, carry or display information that connects the physical and the digital, and improve customers’ product performance. The company serves an array of industries worldwide, including home and personal care, apparel, e-commerce, logistics, food and grocery, pharmaceuticals and automotive. The company employs approximately 36,000 employees in more than 50 countries. Reported sales in 2022 were $9.0 billion. Learn more at www.averydennison.com.

Job Description
The EMEA Procurement Manager is responsible for the overall procurement organization and the services provided through the procurement function in the specific countries under management. He/She shall guarantee continuous and sustainable supply and manage risk. You are expected to make a significant impact on bottom-line savings and require close cooperation with stakeholders across operations, as well as in other functions with other relevant stakeholders at Group and/or local business units.

  • Employees can work remotely
  • Full-time


  • Manages procurement operations on a sub-regional level
  • Drives key stakeholder management in the specific countries under management
  • Leads and supports strategic sourcing and transformation activities within countries under management
  • Aligns & Accountable to realize savings targets in the specific countries under management
  • Leads and/or direct Supplier Relationship Management in the specific countries under management
  • Leads major contract negotiations and contract utilization in the specific countries under management
  • Responsible for budget in the specific countries under management


  • Minimum 7-8 years relevant commercial experience within all aspects of strategic & tactical procurement at regional or global level
  • Analytical drive and ability to independently perform market and industry analysis
  • Expert in conducting spend & demand analysis
  • Thorough knowledge of how to assess, screen and select suppliers, including extensive usage of TCO
  • Expert in RFx development & execution and knowledge of e-procurement/e-auction development and execution
  • Highly skilled in contract negotiations at the international level
  • Solid experience in Supplier Relationship Management

We not only embrace change… we drive it. We work hard, push hard, and take brave risks. Our culture is innovative and collaborative – where bold ideas turn into action. We grow strong talent through stretch opportunities only restricted by your interests. We are committed to workplace diversity for employees and the business. We are a force for good, imbedded in industries and communities worldwide. We are challenging ourselves and others to reach higher and think bigger to improve the quality of all life. Avery Dennison is a great place to work for everyone.

We offer:

  • Workplace Flexibility
  • Structured learning and development
  • Mentoring program
  • Competitive total rewards
  • Commitment to Sustainability

At Avery Dennison, we do what we love and we love what we do
Please let us know if we can support you with reasonable accommodations throughout the application process by contacting our Talent Acquisition team via jobs@eu.averydennison.com. We look forward to receiving your application.