Supply Chain Manager

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

About the company

Our client is an iconic Australian food retail brand that is well loved and respected. The business is driven by the values of challenging the status quo, personal accountability for results, working as one team and relentlessly pursuing success. The business is dynamic, passionate about its people and seeks out employees who will challenge the business norms.

About the role

As the Supply Chain Manager you will lead a team and be responsible for ensuring that all product is procured, planned, forecasted and delivered across the network against agreed performance metrics. With a strong commercial focus you will work with supply and distribution partners to maintain service and identify opportunities to reduce cost. As part of a continual NPD cycle to maintain thier focus on innovation you will also be involved in the sourcing of new materials and products. Key responsibilities include:

  • Manage supply and distribution partners against agreed metrics
  • Sourcing of new products and ingredients and maintaining cost control
  • Provide weekly reporting on supply chain performance
  • Effectively communicate across varied internal and extrenal stakeholes
  • Lead with passion and continue the development of the supply chain team

Skills & Experience

To achieve success in this role you will have gained a breadth of experience across supply chain and procurement within the food sector and have a track record of success in identifying opportunities drive efficiencies. A proven supplier management skill set and strong communication skills are essential, along with the ability to effectively and confidently present to senior leadership on relevant supply projects and commercial outcomes of the function.

Click on the APPLY button or contact David Goodrem on (03) 8613 3507 for a confidential discussion regarding the role.