16 Mar, 2019
An exciting opportunity to be an integral part of a purchasing function during a time of diversification in this FMCG organisation. The Company My client operates a unique food processing business supplying premium health food products nationally. The organisation is well established in their market and is continuing to grow with strong demand across Australia, through a diverse product range. This has resulted in the need for an Inventory Controller to join a small but growing team in the Dandenong region. The Role Reporting to the Site Manager, you will own the inventory function from raw material to finished product & distribution. Your role will include but not limited to; Purchase raw product from both domestic &international suppliers Negotiate with suppliers to ensure on-time delivery of product Identify areas for improvement and implement new processes within the inventory/warehouse function Oversee all day to day inventory management activities to ensure product availability to a wide customer network. Ensure optimal inventory levels are held to reduce inventory value whilst increasing service levels to customer. Ensure stock is available to mitigate risk due to fluctuations in demand, while also monitoring slow moving stock holding. Processing customer orders, picking and allocating parts for jobs, correctly labeling and preparing for dispatch Management of freight forwarders to ensure DIFOT is reached Your Background A driven individual with excellent communication skills who can operate effectively in a small close-knit team You will ideally have at least three years experience in a inventory/warehouse management role within a small to medium Food processing organisation - ideally with Cold Chain experience Experience in managing new and existing suppliers in an international context Experience with dispatch/logistics is highly advantageous Systems savvy with a penchant for process improvement Strong transactional skills and excellent attention to detail What's on offer? In return you will be given the opportunity to work in a close-knit and very supportive team who are passionate about what they do. The role is based in an Melbourne's South-East Suburbs and on offer is a negotiable salary for the right candidate. If you would like to discuss this opportunity further you can contact Claire Devine at Blackbook Executive on (03) 9823 7416.
Blackbook Executive Melbourne, VIC, Melbourne Region