Mars UK • Poland

Procurement Transformation Project Manager (f/m/x)

Employment type:  Full time

1–2 days/week at home

Core hours 11–3

Dog friendly

Job Description

Job Description:

Procurement Transformation Project Manager (f/m/x)

in Mars Per Nutrition

Location: all possible location including Poland/UK/Spain/France/Lithuania/Netherlands/Greece/Hungary)

The role is contributing to the delivery of multi workstream procurement (commercial transformation programs (including value leadership/mac attack), driving effectiveness and efficiency across commercial, including enabling sourcing strategies, digital roadmap, fit for purpose processes, systems and tools and cross-functional cooperation across marketing, S&OP and supply chain.

In order to deliver these goals in the most effective and efficient way a role is needed which has a high expertise in project & process management. It will provide the necessary transparency and clarity that is needed and escalate if deviations from the agreed objectives occur. Furthermore this role is the regional center of expertise when it comes to procurement project management related processes and tools and knowledge management topics.

What will be your key responsibilities?

  • Drive regional transformation activities across procurement, working closely with cross functional project teams. Projects differ in terms of type and complexity.

  • Drive and implement commercial transformation agenda.

  • Management of Projects related processes and tools and knowledge management topics.

  • Deploy projects aimed at synergies.

  • Support a more effective and agile implementation, while identifying efficiencies that will allow resource and focus aimed at transformational projects that enable the function to meet its commitments to the organization.

  • Enable sharing best practices and learnings across the organization.

  • Enable sourcing strategies through project implementation.

  • Contribute to the development of fit for purpose processes, systems and tools).

What are we looking for?

  • Sound business understanding. Preferably functional Expertise in either: Commercial (Procurement), Activity Management, Supply, R&D or Marketing

  • Bachelor’s degree at a minimum.

  • High degree of self-autonomy within pre-defined area of responsibility and within the agreed business strategy and processes.

  • Min. 3 years of supply chain and/or project management (experience in a similar position would be an advantage).

  • Motivating, engaging and leading of cross functional project teams in order to deliver agreed pipeline in agreed timeframe and high quality.

  • Cross technology and function alignment and good practice sharing among all project managers.

  • Building up and continuously improving deep knowledge of project management expertise.

  • Project and Process Management expertise as well as facilitation skills.

  • Fluent in English (written & spoken). Other languages beneficial.

  • High level of pro-activeness and willingness to take responsibility. High communication capability.

  • Pro-actively driving and delivering continuous improvement of project management related processes, tools and ways of working in the agreed areas of expertise.

What can you expect from Mars?

  • Work with over 130,000 like-minded and talented Associates, all guided by The Five Principles.

  • Pet friendly office located in the Warsaw City Center.

  • Hybrid working model.

  • Collaborative team of people who like share their knowledge.

  • Attractive financial conditions with Business Bonus and Christmas Bonus.

  • We will also look after your safety and well-being by offering you rich benefits package incl. life insurance, medical care, and Employee Assistance program.

  • Attractive discounts on our products and access to limited series offers that Your family and friend will love.

Apply now and upload you profile in English.



Mars is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. If you need assistance or an accommodation during the application process because of a disability, it is available upon request. The company is pleased to provide such assistance, and no applicant will be penalized as a result of such a request.

Company benefits

Open to part-time employees
Open to job sharing
Open to compressed hours
Enhanced maternity leave – 26 weeks at 90% pay
Enhanced paternity leave – 26 weeks at 90% pay
24 days annual leave + bank holidays
“Pawternity” leave
Pregnancy loss leave

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Company employees

4000 In the UK

Gender diversity (male:female)


Office locations

London, Slough, Waltham, Castle Cary, Birstall, Plymouth

Hiring Countries

United Kingdom
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