Detmold Group

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Inventory Planner Team Leader

Job No: DG300
Location: Adelaide, South Australia

  • Global Supply Chain Function; Based in Adelaide
  • Play a Pivotal Role in Leading the Inventory Function
  • Dynamic Leadership Role in a Growing Business

The Detmold Group is an innovative, Australian family owned business supplying some of the world’s largest and most iconic brands with packaging solutions in the foodservice, retail, FMCG and industrial markets. 

With a strong forward growth agenda, investment in world class systems and expanding manufacturing facilities globally it is an exciting time to join our business.

Reporting to the Group Supply Chain Manager, we are seeking an exceptional Team Leader to join our Group Supply Chain team, based in Adelaide.   The main purpose of this role is to lead and motivate a team of Inventory Planners to ensure we provide our customers with superior service as well as drive continuous improvement of our inventory management practices and system utilisation to support our continued growth.  Further responsibilities will include:

  • Building strong stakeholder relationships with both our manufacturing plants and sales divisions
  • Proactively managing supply gaps, shortfalls and transitions
  • Driving service excellence and DIFOT levels to 95%+ for the business
  • Partnering with other functions to deliver projects and being a key point of contact for the Department to ensure a positive supply chain experience to ensure they manage their inventory to budget

Strong supply chain and project management experience across commercially focused and global business environments will be highly regarded and tertiary qualifications in Business, Logistics or Supply Chain or other relevant disciplines.   Furthermore, experience in managing and engaging a team and a flair for improving systems and processes will be highly regarded.

We are seeking a passionate, driven, commercial and self-motivated supply chain professional who is comfortable operating in a fast-paced manufacturing environment.  If you are seeking a challenge and you are wanting to learn and grow with a company then this is the opportunity for you.

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