||Manage the overall Logistics operations. Ensure effective day-to-day management of thewarehouse operation, international/domestic transportation, customs brokerage, supply
planning & purchasing, delivery fulfilment, 3PL management and all related processes andprocedures
Plan, develop and maintain on-going performance monitoring and evaluation to ensure that the Operations goals and objectives are achieved, and that all subordinate employees adhere to the corporate standards and goals
People Leadership and direct management of the Logistics, supply planning & purchasing and delivery fulfilment, MRP team. Provide knowledge, advice, direction and feedback on a daily basis. Build and maintain positive workplace morale and an effective Team.
Responsible for overall Inventory management and control
Review and forecast purchasing requirements and planning needs with stakeholders and management of stock levels according to forecasts, MRP.
Liaise and support the Sales & Service organization SSU ensuring that all needs for the Operations functions are identified, assessed and fulfilled to perform in an efficient and cost-effective manner
Ensure Service level agreements SLA with Sales and Service organization SSU are met / exceeded. Set-up monthly/quarterly review with stakeholders.
Lead and manage logistics initiatives and projects. Identify optimization/continuous improvement opportunities and implement. Track the projects and update the stakeholders periodically.
Input to budget planning for Logistics activities and ensuring the actual does not exceed the plan.
Lead the negotiation and management of Operations contracts with consultants, suppliers, clients, etc.
Ensure compliance with QA/QMS and WH&S policies/procedures.
Manage and supervise 2 direct reports, Warehouse Operations Manager and Planning & Inventory Control Manager.
The role requires interstate travel and occasional international travel.
||Bachelor in Logistics, Supply Chain, Business Administration or equivalent
15+ years of experience from working with Supply Chain Logistics operations, procurement and planning at strategic as well as operational level
Good understanding of Healthcare related industry is required
Working knowledge of SAP
Financial acumen and understanding of business drivers is important
Able to set direction, priorities and goals; able to secure plans and organization in order to realize and deliver ambitions and results; open and humble in learning for further development
Able to lead change and influence positively
Strong organizational skills, including the ability to manage multiple priorities effectively, and to establish and manage own work schedule / weekly activity
Fluent spoken and written English
Positive attitude and courage with a strong ability to influence
Pragmatic and hands-on with a strong commercial focus
Structured yet creative personality and knows how to prioritize
Collaborative and result oriented