Supply Chain Manager

Location: Western Suburbs Melbourne, Victoria
Job Type: Permanent / Full Time
Contact: Luke Gunn

About the Company

Our client is a successful and well-established Australian manufacturing organisation with several sites around the nation and a customer base across a range of industry sectors. They have recently refurbished and expanded a key facility in the regional hub of Geelong and as a result of that have a fantastic opportunity available for an experienced supply chain professional to join the senior leadership team in the capacity of Supply Chain Manager.

About the Role

Reporting through to the Director of Operations and leading a small team, the Supply Chain Manager is a key role responsible for leading the sourcing, procurement, inventory, planning and logistics functions of a national business with several manufacturing sites in Victoria and New South Wales.

You will further develop current inventory processes and systems to reduce slow moving and obsolete stock and increase inventory availability to the customer, in addition to generating value to the business through improved procurement process.

The new product development process will be streamlined as a result of your input into raw materials sourcing and inbound international logistics management and the organisation will benefit from improved customer service levels through better planning, inventory availability and distribution.

Skills & Experience

The successful candidate will be a supply chain professional with a demonstrated track record of success in inventory optimisation, sourcing and procurement and international logistics management, ideally from the manufacturing sector. You be a natural leader of people and can influence and manage effectively both up and down the structure as well as across functions. You will be flexible enough to switch between strategic and operational activities where required and your customer focused approach and continuous improvement mindset will be key to your success in this role.

How to Apply

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