Product Manager FIBC | The Netherlands


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With offices, warehouses and production facilities all across the world, LC Packaging is a truly exciting place to work. We support more than 28.000 industrial and agricultural businesses around the globe by protecting their valuable products and prevent waste.

Are you looking to work in an international, diverse and forward thinking organisation that actively works towards sustainable circular solutions for all of its customers? LC Packaging might just be that place for you! We believe the road to sustainability is never-ending. Together with our partners we are continuously looking for new ways to make a contribution to supporting our communities and leaving a better world for the next generation. Read more about our efforts in our Sustainability Vision 2022 or on the website of the LC Supports Foundation.

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Product Manager FIBC

As our new product manager you will be the linchpin between our headquarter, offices abroad and production partners. You offer technical support to our FIBC colleagues all over the world and work actively on our circular solutions whilst thinking about the perfect market proposition for our versatile big bags. You will be reporting to our Team Leader FIBC.

FIBC’s (Flexible Intermediate Bulk Containers), also known as big bags, are used worldwide and the ideal packaging to protect dry bulk products during transport and temporary storage. Using FIBC’s helps reduce packaging material’s carbon foodprint and increases supply chain safety.

Key responsibilities

  • Working on finding the perfect packaging solution for often global industry leaders in dairy, food, pharma and specialty chemicals among others.
  • Leading product innovation projects for our packaging and circular solutions.
  • Supporting and advising your FIBC-colleagues on their customers’ questions and/or complaints together with our Quality department.
  • Training new colleagues on the technical aspects of the FIBCs and capabilities of our different suppliers. You will develop new training tools in addition to our existing tools to do so.
  • Working with our Marketing colleagues to support other offices in developing value- adding market propositions for our wide variety of FIBC-solutions.
  • Keeping chart of all pending projects, including regular status-updates on product development, sourcing and costs.
  • Traveling regularly to visit our offices abroad or our production partners to discuss pricing or technical demands.
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Required skills

  • You have great organizational skills and an eye for detail.
  • You are a team player with strong communication skills and a good listener.
  • Your analyzing abilities enable you to make informed decisions.
  • The technical specifications of our packaging excite you.
  • You are independent and not afraid of a challenge.
  • You have an affinity for sales and solving our customers’ challenges.
  • You are not afraid to travel (approximately once a month in Europe and once a year in Asia).

Knowledge & experience

  • You have completed HBO, or similar, in the field of economics and commerce or a technical study.
  • You have 2 – 5 years of experience in a similar position or a position in or related to the packaging industry
  • Your English language skills are excellent, both written and spoken. Knowledge of German is preferred.
  • You have experience with working in a multicultural, international environment.
  • You are, preferably, familiar with Dynamics CRM and/or SAP.

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We offer

As our Product Manager we offer you a challenging and varied role within a rapidly expanding family business. In return for your expertise and commitment, we provide you with a fast-paced, stimulating, international environment in which you will stretch and grow your abilities and channel your talents. Combined with a competitive salary, benefits and career development opportunities, you will be working with enthusiastic colleagues and trusted production partners. Our core values ‘Committed, Reliable and Loyal’ do not only apply to our customers and production partners, but certainly to our colleagues: we go for a long-term relationship!

Apply now

Are you the new Product Manager FIBC we are looking for? Don’t hold back and send us your CV and motivation letter, to the attention of Corina ‘t Hoen, HR Manager, to hr@lcpackaging.com

An online assessmenttest can be part of the recruitment process.

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LC Packaging is a 4th generation family business and distributor of tailor-made sustainable packaging solutions, with offices, production locations and warehouses in 16 countries in Europe, Africa and Asia. We are rapidly expanding, exploring new markets and countries with a focus on innovation. As a proud EcoVadis Gold member, we believe the road to sustainability is never ending. Read more about our sustainability efforts in our Sustainability Update or on the website of the LC Supports Foundation.

LC Packaging is an equal opportunity employer. We will not discriminate and will take affirmative action measures to ensure against discrimination in employment, recruitment, advertisements for employment, compensation, termination, upgrading, promotions, and other conditions of employment against any employee or job applicant on the bases of race, colour, gender, national origin, age, religion, creed, disability, veteran's status, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression.