Inventory & Supply Chain Officer
Trayne Consulting is currently recruiting an experienced Supply Chain Officer to join our Global Client who is an industry leader in their field. With a local presence in Southport - Gold Coast, we are looking for someone who is looking for that next opportunity where your focus will be on logistics, analytics, forecasting & inventory management.
So what makes this role EXCITING??
First and foremost - you have to love animals…. Yes, our Client is in the pet industry and every day you get to interact with dogs in the office.
Secondly, our clients focus since COVID-19 like many businesses around the globe, has seen an exciting shift to drive business through online platforms ensuring that their products are at the forefront of all Consumers minds – so this has seen an uplift in sales. This means you get the opportunity to analyse, forecast and predict trends, whilst still doing all the day to day logistics activities
Thirdly, this role will see you providing support to both Australia and New Zealand’s Supply Chain, including logistics, 3PL and inventory management
The key responsibilities for this role are outlined below but not limited to:
Manage inventory for both Australia & New Zealand
Undertake deep dive analytics on stock movement, including 3PL and retail partners to ensure a pro-active forecast is implemented
Report on stock trends & anomalies, including fast moving stock and redundant stock and come up with solutions to manage these to maximise working capital
Ensure that ROI is at the forefront of all transactions so that “no out of stock” products, therefore demand planning will be imperative
Implement analytical tool to track Sales v’s Stock v’s Orders to compliment our Clients real time stock movement system
Liaise with 3PL Providers and Logistics Partners both in Australia & New Zealand to understand stock movement
Co-ordinate with freight Companies both for import and exporting purposes
Investigate and rectify any enquiries that come through via the Customer Care team regarding discrepancies on stock and Customer orders
Liaise with International teams and providers
Assist with Australian & New Zealand Compliance such as import permits, dangerous goods etc
Have a team and flexible approach to jump in and assist as required – no job being too big or too small – of course with a smile on your face!!
To be considered for this role you must have the following key experience and attributes:
Demonstrated experience in a Supply Chain role is a MUST with a Diploma/Degree in Supply Chain or similar Business Analyst discipline highly regarded
Exposure to the FMCG industry highly advantageous
Experience in analysing, forecasting, trend management and report is essential for this role
Must have cost management analysist experience
Sound understanding of logistics, inventory management, 3PL and stock management
Strong MS Office experience with advance excel including pivot tables and v look ups, as well as strong ERP experience
Must have excellent verbal and written communication skills, superior problem solving and analytical skills
Ability to multi-task, prioritise and meet strict deadlines
Be self-motivated whilst being a team player, with the ability to work both autonomously as well as being part of the local and global team
This role will suit someone who is looking for that next challenge where you will be instrumental in managing the supply chain for both Australia and New Zealand and of course have a love of animals as this Company is all about the fur babies!!
Please note for shortlisted candidates the interview process will be a series of 3 interviews both face to face with our Client as well as over Teams with the International stakeholders and an Excel on line test.
Please apply by emailing an up-to-date resume outlining your skills and attributes relevant to this role to firstname.lastname@example.org
Due to a high volume of applicants, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.