Supply Chain Manager

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

About the Company

Headquartered in Europe, our client is a multinational conglomerate who have experienced exponential growth through acquisition over recent years. They are a major player in the bakery category in Europe and the UK and have also experienced success globally in other regions such as Australia.

The organisation has recently acquired an Australian food business and are looking to leverage the local manufacturing and distribution network to drive growth in the Australian region. As the business continues to go through transformation they are also looking to build their supply chain capability, which has created an exciting opportunity for an experienced supply chain professional to join their team.

About the Role

Reporting through to the Director of Operations, the Supply Chain Manager will be responsible for overseeing a recently re-engineered inbound international logistics function and the management of selected freight forwarding partners chosen to deliver this service.

In addition, the Supply Chain Manager will also lead local warehousing (inhouse), distribution (outsourced), customer service and planning functions, giving them overall accountability for the end to end leadership of an international and local distribution network for a business with large growth plans.

Skills & Experience

The successful candidate will be a supply chain professional with a demonstrated track record of success in international logistics, warehousing and planning in the consumer goods sector. You will be a first class influencer and negotiator and have the ability to manage effectively both up and down the structure. A customer focused approach to supply chain operations and sound problem solving skills will be a 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.