As our new Regional Logistics Manager, you will manage the regional logistics operations, which includes farm milk collection and operational responsibility for palletised finished goods within the region.
You’ll support the GM Logistics to achieve the Supply Chain Compelling Business Needs in your region. Your focus will be to evolve the existing farm milk collection capabilities to one of greater efficiency and performance, as well as building broader logistics capability and efficiency in the region.
You will also assist the regional operations warehouse staff in managing the transport services at the site. It will also manage local engagement with regional distribution problems to the likes of food services deliveries.
What you will bring
You’ll come from a background in food logistics, or similar industry, with strong skills in collaborating and building relationships with key stakeholders. Developing a strong profile with the site operations leads will be critical.
Other skills you’ll bring are:
Proven experience in leading and managing change and continuous improvement initiatives
Previous people management experience including conflict resolution
Ability to develop and execute plans within the constraints of time, resources, quality and cost
Knowledge of local area would be a strong advantage
We are Fonterra
Fonterra is a global nutrition company owned by 10,000 farming families in New Zealand. We employ 20,000 people around the globe and offer amazing opportunities for people who want to join our team.
In Australia, we take the milk we collect from our farmers, and our six manufacturing sites across Victoria and Tasmania turn this into dairy foods that generations of Australians have grown up with and love, including Perfect Italiano™, Mainland™, Western Star™, and Bega™. We also sell dairy ingredients to many of the world’s leading food companies and partner with foodservices business across the country to get dairy foods into chef’s hands.
At Fonterra, we understand that to attract top talent we need to have the jobs that will make you want to get out of bed in the morning. Diversity, inclusion, and flexibility are a big part of our business, and with a collaborative culture, inspiring leaders, and passionate people, this is a great place to work. We need good people, we need you – please apply and join our team.
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