Supply / Category Planner

Location: New South Wales
Job Type: Permanent / Full Time
Salary:
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.

Responsibilities

  • 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