Production Planner/Procurement Manager

Job Title: Production Planner/Procurement Manager
Contract Type: Permanent / Full Time
Location: Alderley, Queensland
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: BBBH15325_1520986640
Contact Name: Jonathan Hall
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 14, 2018 00:17

Job Description

To manage the production Planning and Procurement function to optimise the company's manufacturing, sales and distribution outcomes.

Key Responsibilities

  • Production Planning Onsite across 8 production lines & Offsite production through contracted facilities.
  • Purchase raw materials and packaging to meet production planning requirements, including delivery and managing supplier quality.
  • Purchase other consumables that are required for the business.
  • Identify and realise any opportunities for cost savings for raw materials, packaging and other items the business may purchase.
  • Negotiate with suppliers to ensure competitive market pricing is obtained.
  • Ensure stock levels of raw materials and packaging are maintained to ensure minimal out of stocks for production to run smoothly and without interruption.
  • Liaise with suppliers on non-confirming issues in conjunction with relevant departments.
  • Maintain regular liaison with Supply Chain team and broader business regarding current and forecasted sales orders, including information relating to production lead times and proposed delivery notifications.
  • Create and Maintain Inventory Codes/Formulas/BOM's.
  • Manage product deletions and material obsolesce including mitigation plans and communication to business

Other duties as required:

  • Manage receipt of inwards goods
  • Approve supplier invoices and supplier liaison
  • Transfer products between warehouses (as required)
  • Responsible for updating Production Control Forms to ERP.
  • Helping with end of year stocktakes

Please apply via the link below or contact Jonathan Hall on 07 3153 9903 for further information.