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Supply Chain Coordinator

  • Immediate start

  • Competitive hourly rate

  • Opportunity to go permanent

Supply Chain Coordinator required for an immediate start for a 9 month contact in the Wollongong region

Your new company
Our client is a global solutions company manufacturing refractory products for high temperature industrial processes. The plant manufactures alumina monolithic refractories for customers in sectors including iron & steel, aluminium, cement and foundry. They are looking for a self-motivated and reliable individual to join their team as a Supply Chain Coordinator. Whilst initial contract will be for 9 months starting as soon as possible, they envisage offering the right candidate a permanent role at the conclusion of the contract.

Your new role

  • Take responsibility for the complete supply chain in line with Global Supply Chain policy and procedure

  • Ensure all shipping management activities for materials and supply are provided in a timely manner to fulfill the requirements of a fast past manufacturing environment

  • Maintain efficient and accurate records and ensure ERP is kept current at all times

  • Investigate and resolve customer concerns in relation to supply and delivery

  • Prepare all necessary documentation pertaining to all import and export activities

  • Work in conjunction with the Operations Manager to ensure effective administration of all 3rd Party Freight Forwarders, offsite storage and suppliers to help improve supply chain efficiencies

  • Submit and coordinate any claims for shipment discrepancies

  • Negotiation of material costs with suppliers, and rates for freight forwarders when required, to deliver financial savings

  • Provide Customer Service support where needed as part of a small close knit team

What you'll need to succeed

  • Prior experience in a manufacturing environment with a thorough understanding of product shipping throughout Asia

  • Possess a working knowledge of import and export shipping procedures and regulations

  • Exposure to the local transportation industry and supply chain service providers

  • High degree of computer literacy

  • Minimum 5 years of experience in a similar role

What you'll get in return
You will receive a competitive rate and secured work for 9 months with the opportunity to possibly go permanent.

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.
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Date Posted
Logistics, Supply & Transport
Illawarra, NSW 2500
Job Type
Full Time, Temporary/Contract
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