Our client is an Agricultural Chemical company with niche products going through a phase of growth. Reporting to the Site Manager, there are 2 primary roles of this position. The first is to work with the sales team to coordinate product to customers. The second is to work with the manufacturing team to ensure continuous supply of raw materials for manufacturing, develop and manage the purchasing, inventory and logistics for raw materials and manufactured products.
We envisage the successful candidate will be someone who enjoys a busy position with variety in their scope of work. This role offers a great opportunity for the right candidate to be part of a small cohesive team, and to grow professionally as our business grows, whilst expanding their knowledge and experience in other areas of the business.
Proven experience in a similar functioning role, along with the following attributes and skills:
Previous experience in procurement and stock control, you have learnt how to build effective relationships with internal teams and external stakeholders
Strong numeracy skills
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Experience operating inventory and or sales and purchasing software
Be analytical with a high degree of accuracy, attention to detail and consistency
Have good organisational skills, and be task focused
Analytical and logical problem-solving skills, strategic thinker
Proficiency with Microsoft Office products (Excel, Word), particularly
Have a commitment to accuracy and quality improvement, and an understanding of continuous improvement concepts
Proven ability to identify opportunities to improve procurement practices
Possess sound commercial acumen and excellent negotiation skills
Team player, utilise your skills to liaise with manufacturing and sales staff
Ensure the most efficient and cost-effective transport for all logistics including negotiations with new and current service providers
Exposure to warehousing and logistics in a manufacturing environment
It would be advantageous to have a forklift license, or be prepared to undertake one
Be flexible to meet the demands of a growing business
End to end management of all purchasing, inventory and logistics functions
Develop and maintain sound communication between suppliers, customers, freight providers and team members
Drive strong commercial negotiations outcomes to ensure timeliness and product quality, across local and international suppliers
An excellent package with great career prospects are on offer with this role.
To apply send a cover letter and CV.
28/09/2020$0Rockhampton & Capricorn Coast1 Manufacturing, Transport & Logistics
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