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Recycled Raw Materials Implementation Manager

Sector Location Job type Salary
Dependant upon EU Location + Bonus
Date added
2 February, 2023

Job Description

EMEA Recruitment are working with a global market player in plastic manufacturing in it’s search for Recycled Raw Materials Implementation Manager.

The role will report into the Procurement Director Raw Materials. This is a brand new role and will offer great exposure to senior leadership in the business.

The Recycled Raw Materials Implementation Manager will be responsible for creating and implementing a new network of suppliers for recycled materials initially across the European market. There will be a real focus on growing the usage of recycled materials and the strategic risk management associated with this.

Other responsibilities will include managing multiple stakeholder relationships internally to allow for cross-functional cooperation within the business.


Essential duties of the Recycled Raw Materials Implementation Manager:

  • Develop and maintain the strategic sourcing of recycle raw materials
  • Creating a network with collectors, recyclers and compounders
  • Contribute to the global sourcing plan
  • Oversee and deliver annual value improvements and selection strategics/processes
  • Track performance of sub-category spend
  • Manage stakeholder relationships within the key groups
  • Support with relevant short term raw material price information to assist commercial decision making



  • Bachelors degree in Engineering or Business Management
  • Solid understanding of polymers (PP, PE, PVC)
  • People management experience
  • Excellent analytical skills
  • Understanding of circular economy within the polymer processing industry
  • Excellent knowledge of recycling and ESG


EMEA Recruitment is committed to promoting Equity, Diversity and Inclusion in the workplace. We act as a neutral third party in the recruitment process, basing our candidate searches on skills and experience. We do not discriminate on the basis of age, gender, sex, relationship status, disability, race, religion/beliefs, or sexual orientation.