Shipping Operations Manager

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

About the company

Our client is a leading FMCG business, with a national manufacturing footprint and category leading brands across multiple categories. This is a great opportunity to join their head office in Melbourne and manage the international logistics function.

About the role

Reporting to the GM Logistics, you will be responsible for managing the import and export of food products, and ensuring the efficient movement of stock off wharf to D.C. Core functions of the role include:

* Leading a team and ensuring all documents and government compliance requirements are met and product movements are completed efficiently
* Managing freight suppliers against agreed metrics and identify opportunities for cost reduction
* Provide service to internal customers and educate on international shipping requirements

Skills & Experience

The ideal candidate will have developed a strong understanding of international shipping through either a shipping and forwarding, or client side role. An ability to work effectively with stakeholders outside of logistics is essential, along with a natural capability to take on a leadership role.

Skills & Experience

This is a great role, dealing with fantastic brands, based out of attractive modern offices. A competitive salary with be negotiated dependant on experience. To apply please click on the link. For any specific queries about the role, please contact David Goodrem on (03) 8613 3507.