Director of Supply Chain

Location: Melbourne CBD, Victoria
Job Type: Permanent / Full Time
Contact: David Goodrem

Six Degrees is proud to be representing Deliciou, a plant-based brand on a mission to make plant-based cooking easy and delicious for everyone!

Starting with the Original Bacon Seasoning which was developed in their founder's kitchen in 2015, this paved the way for Deliciou to create a range of delicious plant based food options which has enabled the business to achieve phenomenal triple digit year on year growth…..and they are only just getting started!

To continue riding this incredible growth wave, the business is investing in the newly created role of Director of Supply Chain. Reporting directly to the CEO, you will be responsible for the development and execution of an integrated supply chain strategy to ensure efficient and cost effective manufacturing and transportation of products globally.

In this role, you will be required to:
* Design and establish a robust supply chain function which includes planning, domestic and international logistics, quality control, along with sourcing and contract management
* Implement technology, including an ERP system, to deliver efficiencies, increase quality and lower costs
* Develop relationships with key suppliers including contract manufacturers, key ingredient suppliers and third party logistics providers across multiple countries
* Lead overseas expansion strategies and projects, whilst ensuring continuous improvement of service levels and reducing costs through innovative supply solutions

We are seeking interest from proven supply chain leaders who have delivered expansion into international and domestic markets. It is expected that you will have a breadth of skills that includes network design and planning, along with a track record of success in negotiating successful outcomes with third party suppliers. Any exposure to eCommerce will be seen as highly advantageous along with experience within the food sector. Above all this though it will be your drive, energy and passion, and a desire to be part of a close knit and entrepreneurial team that will see you successful.

Why Deliciou?

Deliciou is achieving great things as one of Australia's fastest growing and most successful plant based companies. Not only will you be joining Deliciou at a pivotal time in their history where your impact will count, but you will also be rewarded with a competitive salary, share options, and by being surrounded by an incredible team who will only settle for exceptional!

If this sounds like the place for you, then please click on the link to apply or contact David Goodrem at Six Degrees on (03) 8613 3507 to find out more about this great opportunity.