Transport Planning Manager

We are Lactalis AustraliaWe are owned by the Lactalis Group, the world’s largest producer of dairy goods.  With a range of more than 2,000 products, Lactalis is committed to playing a daily role in the health and well-being of consumers throughout the world, via the provision of nutritious dairy products—milk, cheese, yoghurt and other soft foods and beverages.At the heart of our business locally, we have over 2,700 passionate employees, working closely and constructively with some 500 Australian farmers to produce the finest dairy products in the country.Pillar brands such as Pauls, Oak, Ice Break, Tamar Valley Dairy, Vaalia, President and Galbani provide Lactalis Australia with a deep national footprint for growth and prosperity.We are a growing global company that takes great pride in who we are.  We are humble, proud and resilient.  Our brands, people and know how define who we are.  We provide a safe workplace that delivers the opportunity to drive your development, and believe that true success comes from us. Collaboration, flexibility and diversity are pillars of our environment.  With knowledge and experience we encourage you to make a difference!About this OpportunityWe are looking for a passionate and dynamic leader to join our thriving and successful Transport team based in Scoresby. This is a great opportunity for a supply chain and logistics professional looking to develop their career.Lactalis Australia has a national transport operations footprint delivering to the length and breadth of Australia. Within a close knit team, this challenging and strategic role will require you to work autonomously to ensure our master transport plan is aligned with business and overall logistics long term objective creating value for Lactalis.The role will also require you to work closely with internal stakeholders in logistics operations, sales, planning and finance . In a rapidly changing marketplace, you will leverage previous FMCG logistics and commercial experience to develop innovative and proactive plans for our transport team. You will manage key internal relationships and be accountable for a significant part of the company’s future plans. Ideally you will have:Proven experience in logistics / transport operations – or similarUnderstanding of transport network planning desirableHighly developed commercial acumen – essentialUnderstanding of basic warehouse, transport operations and sales in FMCGDemonstrable project management skillsExceptional written, verbal and presentation skillsDemonstrated analytical and problem solving abilityDemonstrable use of continuous improvement methodology to re-engineer operating processesBasic SAP experience desired, but not essential.If you have the energy, are curious, proactive and driven to take things to the next level this might just be for you.Interested?  Apply now!  All applications are to be forwarded to our Talent Acquisition Manager by selecting ‘Apply Now’ and following the prompts.No Recruitment Agencies – We have this one covered! 120000 AUD Scoresby 3179

Transport Planning Manager

  • Global FMCG Business
  • Strong learning and development culture
  • Key autonomous role

We are Lactalis Australia

We are owned by the Lactalis Group, the world’s largest producer of dairy goods.  With a range of more than 2,000 products, Lactalis is committed to playing a daily role in the health and well-being of consumers throughout the world, via the provision of nutritious dairy products—milk, cheese, yoghurt and other soft foods and beverages.

At the heart of our business locally, we have over 2,700 passionate employees, working closely and constructively with some 500 Australian farmers to produce the finest dairy products in the country.

Pillar brands such as Pauls, Oak, Ice Break, Tamar Valley Dairy, Vaalia, President and Galbani provide Lactalis Australia with a deep national footprint for growth and prosperity.

We are a growing global company that takes great pride in who we are.  We are humble, proud and resilient.  Our brands, people and know how define who we are. 

We provide a safe workplace that delivers the opportunity to drive your development, and believe that true success comes from us.

Collaboration, flexibility and diversity are pillars of our environment.  With knowledge and experience we encourage you to make a difference!

About this Opportunity

We are looking for a passionate and dynamic leader to join our thriving and successful Transport team based in Scoresby. This is a great opportunity for a supply chain and logistics professional looking to develop their career.

Lactalis Australia has a national transport operations footprint delivering to the length and breadth of Australia. Within a close knit team, this challenging and strategic role will require you to work autonomously to ensure our master transport plan is aligned with business and overall logistics long term objective creating value for Lactalis.

The role will also require you to work closely with internal stakeholders in logistics operations, sales, planning and finance . In a rapidly changing marketplace, you will leverage previous FMCG logistics and commercial experience to develop innovative and proactive plans for our transport team. You will manage key internal relationships and be accountable for a significant part of the company’s future plans. 

Ideally you will have:

  • Proven experience in logistics / transport operations – or similar
  • Understanding of transport network planning desirable
  • Highly developed commercial acumen – essential
  • Understanding of basic warehouse, transport operations and sales in FMCG
  • Demonstrable project management skills
  • Exceptional written, verbal and presentation skills
  • Demonstrated analytical and problem solving ability
  • Demonstrable use of continuous improvement methodology to re-engineer operating processes
  • Basic SAP experience desired, but not essential.

If you have the energy, are curious, proactive and driven to take things to the next level this might just be for you.

Interested?  Apply now!  All applications are to be forwarded to our Talent Acquisition Manager by selecting ‘Apply Now’ and following the prompts.

No Recruitment Agencies – We have this one covered!

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