25 & 26 January 2023 | Paris Expo Porte de Versailles

Van Genechten Packaging

About us

Where people, brands and folding carton meet, that is where the magic happens at Van Genechten Packaging (VGP), every single time. For over 180 years now VGP has believed in the unique impact of packaging for brands and products, for people and the planet, and made it work.

Today VGP remains one of the last truly independent European packaging specialists with HQ in Turnhout, Belgium, 10 folding carton sites and 1 extrusion site in 7 countries. Customers have come to value both this presence and independent spirit: typical is VGP’s ‘people first’ approach, where customer-centric collaboration is key to success. It has won the company many leading industry awards.

VGP generates an annual revenue of about 300 million euros. As a leading provider of packaging in European fast-moving consumer goods, the company continues to grow in printed folding cartons, offset laminated corrugated board, POS displays and a wide range of other packaging solutions.

At PCD/PLD in Paris you will discover eye-catching folding carton solutions for special cosmetics and premium drinks brands. Our solutions are designed with sustainability, recyclability and re-use in mind. We will even help calculate the effect on your carbon footprint to support your sustainability strategies.

Combining an attractive exterior with the behind-the-scenes efficiency of a packaging solution that is sustainable, safe and supply-chain ready? Come and meet us. Because we love a challenge.

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Maintenance Process Engineer

Maintenance Process Engineer

Under supervision of the Director Technology & Maintenance / Technical Purchase:
You enhance the development of maintenance processes and the harmonization over the different plants. You implement preventative and corrective maintenance strategies to optimize in this way safety, efficiency, and availability of machines
You carry out the best in practice philosophy in our group
You follow up the use of the maintenance software in the plants and support the plants in the optimalisation of software use
You support technical purchases (machinery/peripheral equipment) and the follow-up of these purchasing contracts
You play an important role in negotiating purchasing- and maintenance contracts
You follow up budgets and costs
You are involved in the choice and confirmation of maintenance software and asset management tools

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Key Account Manager

Key Account Manager

Under supervision of the Key Account Director, you will be responsible for:
Defining ambition and strategic growth opportunities including innovations and solutions.
Evaluate and anticipate the client’s future needs, understand the market and identify upcoming trends.
Keep the customer satisfaction high through internal development and customer centric views.
Define and conclude annual budgets, set and deliver KPI’s.
Lead account managers in the different VGP sites across Europe.
Prepare, develop, manage and execute contract negotiations.
Build and manage the customers network and the relationships to Key decision makers.
Prepare and participate in business meetings, communicate overall strategy effectively across your team and keep motivation high and ambitious.

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Commercial Project Manager

Commercial Project Manager

Under supervision of the Key Account Manager, you will be responsible for:
Managing sales projects to develop and implement profitable new business opportunities exceeding territory objectives and supporting sales targets.
Extending and improving margins within our existing portfolio.
Keeping the overview on current & future projects within the Key Account Team.
Using and extending the internal and external network to ensure an optimal cooperation with all stakeholders involved. Drive a customer-oriented way of working.

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