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Inventory Planning Lead

Job Title: Inventory Planning Lead
Contract Type: Permanent / Full Time
Location: Inner Suburbs Melbourne, Victoria
Industry:
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: BBBH15844_1527821863
Contact Name: Luke Gunn
Contact Email: lukeg@sixdegreesexecutive.com.au
Job Published: June 01, 2018 03:59

Job Description

About the company

Our client is an iconic global organisation with a number of category leading consumer durable brands. They are looking for a supply chain planning professional to lead a key function from their head office in Melbourne.

About the role

Reporting through to the regional leadership group, the Inventory Planning Lead is a high-profile role responsible for leading and developing a team of planners while ensuring optimal stock coverage according to forecasted customer demand. Key accountability includes:

Duties

  • Developing supply chain planning strategies to align to broader business objectives, including DIFOT, GPM & EBIT targets.
  • Provide accurate and timely information to contribute to the monthly S&OP process.
  • Apply a continuous improvement approach to processes and systems and strive for a 'best in class' supply planning environment.
  • Lead your planning team to place, expedite and cancel PO's in line with forecasted needs to provide optimal stock coverage.

Skills & Experience

  • Extensive purchasing, supply or inventory planning experience in the consumer durables or FMCG space.
  • Demonstrated track record of success in managing a team of planners / coordinators.
  • Ideally tertiary qualified in a relevant field such as supply chain or logistics management.

How to Apply

Click on the APPLY button or contact Luke Gunn on (03) 8613 3556 for a confidential discussion.