Purchasing and Inventory Manager

Location: Western Sydney, New South Wales
Job Type: Permanent
Salary Career Development
Specialization: Supply Chain, Procurement, Logistics & Transportation
Sub Specialization: Inventory Planning / Inventory Control, Direct/Indirect Purchasing, Procurement
Contact: Aiden Szot
Reference: JO-1906-419259
+612 9431 6519
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The Company
My client is a market leading organisation and multinational manufacturer and distributor of consumer products. With a standout brand across the globe their Australian Head Office is located in Western Sydney. The organisation is currently going through various business optimisation and process improvement initiatives and the need for an experienced Inventory and Purchasing Manager has arisen to support the local and oversea's management team.

The Role
With local and oversea's reporting lines you will manage the direct purchasing, replenishment and planning functions for the business. Specifically you will be:

  • Managing the inventory team
  • Analysing and developing policies and procedures to improve department performance
  • Effectively manage and own the Accuracy, Reporting and Planning targets for the department
  • Developing continuous improvement processes and strategies
  • Building new and maintaining already existing relationships with key stakeholders
  • Ensuring best practice and managing performance
  • Interface with senior external and internal stakeholders

Preferred Skills and Experience
You will be a proven Inventory and Purchasing Manager with a strong track record of success. With experience and exposure to managing staff you will have delivered on the above mentioned responsibilities and enjoy the challenges of an evolving and changing environment. You will be industry qualified and will possess:

  • At least 5 years' experience in a similar role
  • Team and Department management experience
  • Excellent communication and influencing skills
  • Ability to work with people across all levels of the business
  • Sound understanding of ERP/WMS systems

If you have any further questions please contact Aiden Szot on 02-9431-6519