An opportunity has arisen for a GSM to support Flexible Packaging and Adhesives which will cross over with several Direct’s material suppliers, reporting into the Flexible Packaging & Adhesive Category Manager in Globe House.
The challenge will be to mobilize a centralized sourcing and supplier management approach Globally, working closely relevant Category Management Groups.
The GSM role will initially start focusing on specific strategic materials whilst developing toolkits to support the local sourcing of generic materials.
The Global Sourcing Manager is responsible for the executing of the global category ‘Sourcing to Contract’, specifically:
Knowledge, Skills and Experience
British American Tobacco is one of the world’s leading multinational companies, with brands sold in over 200 markets, made in 44 factories in 42 countries.
We are proud that we are consistently among the top 5 companies on the London Stock Exchange.
Our portfolio includes our world-famous Global Drive Brands – Dunhill, Kent, Lucky Strike, Pall Mall and Rothmans – along with many other leading international brands, such as Vogue, Peter Stuyvesant and State Express 555.
Alongside our traditional tobacco business, we are also developing products that offer consumers potentially less risky alternatives to regular cigarettes. Our Next Generation Products are already leading the way in the Industry of vapour and tobacco heating devices. We continue to develop a solid portfolio of consumer solutions which already include well known global brands like Vype, glo and Voke.