General Manager Supply Chain


Retail and Lifestyle

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Applications Close - End of Day: 26-02-2018


New Zealand

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1000 people, circa NZD 2.4 billion worth of product, two million boxes moved weekly and 300 trucks on the road from six locations across the North Island – Are you ready to lead all of this?

As our most senior Supply Chain leader you’ll be responsible for one of the largest and most complex, multi-discipline supply chains in New Zealand. Delivering to our customers and store network from Houhora in the far north, to Island Bay, in the coolest little capital in the world.

Playing a key role in the delivery of Foodies overall strategic plan, you’ll lead a 1,000 people that make our supply chain work every day. As a courageous leader you’ll foster a culture of engagement, safety and wellbeing – empowering your teams to the best they can be.  With innovation and a tenacious spirit, alongside your exceptional supply chain expertise you will lead us into future.

Your predecessor has done a great job merging two supply chains (Foodstuffs Wellington and Auckland), driving a culture of excellence, modernising and setting it up for the future.  There are still some large technology projects to land and our new world class ambient distribution centre to be built by 2020. These large supply chain projects help us to continue our goal of being a customer centric and agile supply chain, standing up with the best in the world.  

If you’re up to the challenge of leading a world class supply chain that ensures products that every kiwi has at home, are in the right place, at the right time, everytime, then we want to hear from you.

Interested in this role?

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