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About the Company
Australia’s leading Retail Pharmacy group, CW Retail, which is still to this day a family run business. Brands within CW Retail include Chemist Warehouse, My Chemist and My Beauty Spot. CW Retail has over 17,000 employees working in 500 stores and is still growing, which is why we need you!
About the Role
The position of Supply Planner is responsible for their section of the appropriate inventory levels in the Chemist Warehouse Supply Chain. The primary focus and responsibilities of the role are to:
Maintain and report on the in-stock position and Lost Sale opportunities, and Facilitate the reviewing, approving, placing and management process of Purchase Orders so as to ensure stock is available at the right place, at the right time at the right price.
As part of the Supply Chain team, the incumbent will be expected to demonstrate and reflect our values around Safety, Teamwork, Accountability, Respect, Integrity and Service by way of their every day conduct and behaviour.
Roles & Responsibilities
Ensure stock is available “right place, at the right time at the right price” by:
Working with Demand Planners to ensure demand plans are understood and facilitated.
Working with Suppliers to ensure they are able to supply stock when required.
Analysing inventory, identifying trends and anomalies to ensure risks to the supply network are identified as early as possible.
Supporting DCs to facilitate day to day supply in line with business expectations, by following the PO Management Processes.
Ensuring PO’s are raised in a timely manner and aligned to the demand plans, so as to fulfil demand requirements at DCs.
Maintaining and updating the PO status in the system, so as to ensure all data is accurate.
Reporting on Out of Stock, lost sales, overstock opportunities, obsolete or slow moving stock in support of optimum inventory levels management.
Analysing and reporting on performance of past POs, to suggest future actions.
Liasing with Suppliers and Demand Planning team to ensure inventory levels are maintained in line with forecasts and strategy.
Utilising system driven inventory planning and execution techniques to ensure appropriate stock supply is available in the Chemist Warehouse Supply Chain to meet store demand.
Identifying and reporting opportunities to improve service levels, cost and processes in line with business strategy
Where appropriate, participating in the implementation of any authorised improvements.
Performing additional tasks as directed by management.
Skills and experience
Values driven and leads by example.
Highly motivated and a preparedness to take the initiative.
Seeks to solve problems.
Results driven, seeking out opportunities for continuous improvement.
Good organisational skills and the ability to multitask.
Capacity to plan, prioritise and work to deadlines.
Good written and verbal skills.
Ability and resilience to adapt to a changing priorities and situations.
Enjoys collaborating and working on multiple projects.
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Due to the number of applications we will only be contacting shortlisted applicants. External Agencies will not be entertained.
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