Madison Recruitment

Supply Chain Manager

Madison Recruitment

Trades and Services

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Applications Close - End of Day: 10-10-2016

$85,000+, depending on experience

New Zealand

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Based in Timaru, this is an opportunity to join a leader in design and manufacture of contract furniture in Australasia with turnover of NZD40 million in 2015.exciting plans to bring more product lines on stream.

An opportunity exists for an experienced Supply Chain Manager to take the lead in managing the procurement and inventory management side of the business.

You will be responsible for:

Inventory management and reporting

Managing special requirements in logistics for international freight

Liaising with local and international suppliers including sourcing new products

Creating cost efficiencies through better buying, negotiating terms and smarter shipping

Liaising with sales and operations re forecasting and ‘Project-based’ stock

Handling supplier queries including faulty/damaged product

Dealing with invoice queries and payment terms

Processing ‘Jobs’ into ERP software as required

Liaising with factory as to stock-on-hand; receipting stock, stock storage and packaging

You will need:

Inventory Management experience

ERP Systems experience (preferably M1)

Negotiation skills

Exposure to international procurement and freight

Excellent communication skills across all levels

Applicants must be NZ Citizens or hold a valid NZ Work Visa. Apply online or for a confidential conversation contact Wendy Clarke +64 3 366 6226, or email

Interested in this role?

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