Supply Chain Coordinator

Generous Salary packaging options, Iconic Australian Organisation, Based in Broken Hill.

The Royal Flying Doctor Service of Australia (RFDS) is one of the largest and most comprehensive aeromedical organisations in the world. Using the latest in aviation, medical and communications technology, we deliver extensive health care and 24-hour emergency service to those who live in and travel through remote, rural and regional Australia.


Based in Broken Hill, the Supply Chain Coordinator supports business processes to ensure merchandise products are purchased and stocked and their inventory is accurately managed. Our new Supply Chain Coordinator will work out of our RFDS Heritage and Outback Experience Centre and will be supporting the Business Manager/Tourism. In this role, you will negotiate with suppliers, be responsible to accurately manage our cloud-based digital platforms, monitor and optimise inventory levels across multiple locations. Coordinate inventory transfers between locations and collaborate with the third-party fulfilment supplier.


Role Responsibilities: 

  • Forecast and identify merchandise purchase needs
  • Inventory management across our eCommerce and Retail stores
  • Data Management
  • Reporting and insights
  • Partner with Retail Manager to negotiate with suppliers on costs, delivery times and distribution of shipments
  • Provide support for other users for our cloud-based, integrated digital supply chain platforms


Essential Criteria for the Role

  • Experience in supply chain management, ideally within a retail environment
  • Outstanding organisational skills and ability to work within a structured and focussed approach
  • Experience in managing a third part logistics supplier (3PL) to achieve maximum outcomes with cost efficient approaches
  • Excellent data analytics and Microsoft Excel skills
  • Excellent negotiation skills and thrive on building collaborative business relationships
  • Outstanding attention to detail and logic thinking


Please note only applications with the right to work in Australia and those with a cover letter will be considered. Please submit your cover letter outlining how your skills and experience reflecting the criteria above and a current resume which includes the name and contact numbers of two referees, by Friday 25 September. 

Any published closing dates are estimated, the RFDS SE aim to fill vacancies as quickly as possible.  This means that we will close advert as soon as we have found the right candidate and this may be before the published closing date.  We would therefore advise interested applicants to submit an application as early as possible.

The RFDS is an Equal opportunity Employer

07/09/2020 $0 Riverland & Murray Mallee 1 Manufacturing, Transport & Logistics
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