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National Supply Chain Manager Job


Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Employment Type:  Regular
Category:  261198
Posting Date:  Oct 15, 2021

Bostik is a global Australian based company and well known for being one of the largest adhesive and sealant companies in the world today! Despite these unprecedented times in our lives, our Australian business continues to grow into new markets and we are excited about the opportunity to appoint a dedicated, driven and experienced National Supply Chain Manager. 

In this newly created role as the National Supply Chain Manager, you will be responsible for the operational effectiveness of Bostik Australia’s Supply Chain and ensuring it delivers in class service to the organisation and our customers.  Reporting to the Operations Director, based at our Thomastown manufacturing site,  you will be a key member of the Operations Management team and work closely with regional management in delivering global supply chain KPI measures and goals.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Effectively manage and optimize the full end-to-end supply chain process
  • Ensure the links between the planning and forecasting to scheduling and purchasing, inventory management, master data and IT systems are accurately met and delivered on time
  • Champion the ‘customer experience’ and manage the relationships with major global markets
  • Aggregate inventory levels by sub category, DSI targets, manage aged inventory and non performing stock management, control and reporting.
  • Overview of the SIOP process and stakeholder engagement of key parties
  • In collaboration with the HSE Manager, ensure global corporate safety standards are met on all supply chain functions whilst growing the HSE culture
  • Manage and coordinate projects as directed and assist with new product development as required

About You – Skills and Experience:

In this role, you must have strong change management skills, work to deadlines, targets, budgets and importantly achieve significant results. You will come with strong leadership skills and have a high level of interpersonal and communication skills.  In additional you will possess the following:

Ideally have a Tertiary qualification in Commerce, Supply Chain or Procurement areas

  • Have a minimum of 5 years graduate experience in Supply Chain, SOP, Inventory Management or related industry at a senior level
  • Strong influencing and negotiation skills required to deal with internal and external stakeholders/suppliers
  • Knowledge and experience of Production Operational Excellence programs

Knowledge and/or experience working with chemical, food or related industry products will be highly advantageous!

If  you wish to make your mark with Bostik Australia and join a business that will truly value your appreciation and efforts, then please click on the APPLY NOW BUTTON.

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