Senior Packaging Specialist (m/f/d)

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RHI Magnesita GmbH

Senior Packaging Specialist (m/f/d)

Senior Packaging Specialist (m/f/d)

About you
You are a true Packaging Professional striving to protect our products during transport (road, train and ship), the people during handling of the packaging and meet legal requirements. You know how to balance the organizational wishes from sales and supply chain whereby Supply Chain strives for standardization, harmonization and inventions across our global plants and warehouses. You have experience with various pallets, loading styles, packaging materials, packaging machines, robotization and transport handling in an international environment. You can collaborate with various people at different levels in our multicultural organization and especially with sales, production and supply chain. You can build relationships, work structured, independent and easily switch between regular administrative system tasks, operational tasks and projects. In your communication you are service oriented and can explain technical aspects at various levels and details. In your work you are precise, proactive and getting the job done is one of your main characteristics. You can promote and defend different packaging strategies internally.

In addition, you:

  • Have a technical background and at least 5 years of experience in the packaging field in an industry
  • Are knowledgeable of various packaging materials and up to date on packaging developments
  • Are Experienced with packaging processes including machines
  • Are Experienced with technical drawings in AutoCAD
  • Have experience in working with SAP & Excel
  • Are fluent in English and additional languages such as Dutch, German and/or Portuguese are a plus

About the job

As a Senior Packaging Specialist you will be part of small international team stationed in Leoben and report to the Global Warehousing and Packaging manager. You will be part of a highly motivated Supply Chain Management team and will cover a wide range of topics from master data maintenance, packaging complaints handling and packaging processes. You know the pros and cons of various packaging elements, packaging governmental rules, environment aspects and you are willing to share your packaging knowledge to various stakeholders. This position requires international travel to up to 25% on a yearly basis.

Your tasks will include:

  • Global Masterdata catalogue maintenance for packaging, load styles and palletizing used by the plants
  • Project member in various Global projects like SAP and TMS
  • Define and coordinate packaging process improvements/issues with plants and sales
  • Provide (technical) guidance on packaging processes

What we bring to the table
We are the acknowledged industry leader in innovative technology. Our company is defined by people. That’s why we attach so much importance to our employees. We have a collaborative culture that cherishes ideas and determination to add value for our customers. Our leadership style encourages openness, fresh thinking and initiative. We are pragmatic, positive and optimistic.

We offer:

  • Challenging and diverse tasks within a multicultural and passionate working environment
  • A responsible position within the Global Warehousing and Packaging team
  • Cross-functional collaboration with open-minded and innovative teams
  • Flat hierarchies with short decision-making processes
  • Full-time position (38,5 hours/week)
  • Health insurance contribution and competitive pension plan
  • You will be located in Leoben

According to your previous experience and qualifications and in keeping with the market the annual gross salary will amount up to € 50.000 (full time basis).

Do you recognize yourself in this role?

We are looking forward to your online application! Please upload your resume via our career page. Applications via e-mail will not be taken into consideration.

About RHI Magnesita

RHI Magnesita is the result of the combination of RHI and Magnesita to form the global leading supplier of high-grade refractory products, systems and services. With more than 13,500 employees across more than 35 countries and € 2.9 billion in revenues we are the driving force of the refractory industry. But to deliver results for customers, that technology must be put to work effectively. By people. That’s why we attach so much importance to our employees. Do you want to know more? Check out

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