Logistics Manager

Location: Southeastern Sydney, New South Wales
Job Type: Contract or Temp
Salary: superannuation
Contact: Catherine Laws

About the Company

A leading retailer is looking for their next stand out employee to take on the role of Logistics Manager.

About the Role

  • Establish and communicates job responsibilities and performance expectations to staff in his/her area of responsibility to assure desired results.
  • Work with Logistics Managers, Senior Logistics Managers and Logistics Directors to communicate and implement opportunities to lower cost to serve.
  • Liaise with pallet pooling suppliers to coordinate and monitor national requirements
  • Liaise with the regions to ensure timely and efficient information flow where appropriate
  • Identify supply chain cost saving opportunities and coordinate operational plans for implementation
  • Tender, negotiate and optimise all contracts or terms and conditions with external parties.
  • Develop and monitor key performance indicators to ensure logistics service providers provide a high level of service
  • Verify logistics service provider audits in relation to movement of consignments, temperature and delivery window adherence
  • Monitor logistics costs and industry trends, including fuel costs, freight costs and currency exchange rates

About You

  • You will be an experienced Warehouse or Logistics Manager with an ability to develop best practice processes and systems.
  • You must have experience in running a warehouse or logistics operation with fast moving food or pharmaceutical products in Australia.
  • Experience leading teams and building the capability of individuals in an environment where safety is paramount
  • Excellent stakeholder management skills. You will build strong relationships at all levels.
  • Strong analysis skills coupled with an ability to influence outcomes will also be essential

How to Apply

To apply online click 'Apply' or if you would like a confidential discussion about this role please contact Catherine Laws at / 02 8024 7155.