Supply / Category Planner

Location: New South Wales
Job Type: Permanent / Full Time
Contact: Catherine Laws

About the company

A leading supermarket retailer are looking for their next stand out employee to take on the role of Category Planner.

About the Role

This is a fantasitc opportunity for a sharp, motivated and engaging supply chain professional to be part of a fast growing FMCG business in Australia. As well as great benefits, the training and development opportunities on offer mean you will always be learning, progressing and reaching your full potential.


  • Create and maintain positive relationships with product suppliers
  • Meet with product suppliers to support them with all aspects of inbound supply chain
  • Coordinate stakeholders to assess relevant supply chain costs
  • Identify supply chain cost saving opportunities and develop operational plans for implementation
  • Analyse supply chain costs and provide proposals for rectification / improvement
  • Support the Executive Manager - Supply Chain in a professional and efficient manner
  • Liaise with our National Buying department to provide project progress updates
  • Provide support to various internal teams and stakeholders with a variety of work, including cost analysis, project coordination and operational execution support

About You

  • Exceptional engagement skills - able to lead presentations.
  • Outstanding stakeholder management capabilities
  • Analytical and problem solving sills
  • Excellent communication and engagement abilities
  • Proficiency in problem solving and "thinking outside the box"
  • High level of professionalism