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Supply Planner
Melbourne City & Inner
Permanent Full Time

Would you like the opportunity to be the best you can be, really make a difference and have a great time doing it? At Lion Dairy & Drinks, our success comes from Great People and Great Brands. We are Australia and New Zealand's leading food and beverage company with great brands for every occasion.

As our Supply Planner based in Docklands, you will be responsible for providing coverage for national Detailed Scheduler & Master Production Scheduler roles and using this experience to standardise and drive continuous improvement in the planning process. Regular travel to manufacturing sites around Australia several times per year as well as planning remotely would also be required. 

Key responsibilities:

  • Cover all planned leave for Detailed Schedulers and Master Production Scheduler roles in the Milk category
  • Deliver detailed schedule of finished goods and semi-finished goods production requirements to Operations teams at site
  • Make decisions to resolve issues and re-prioritise plans in order to balance stock levels, available production time and customer requirements
  • Standardise planning processes and drive continuous improvement and value creation initiatives across the S&OE Milk team
  • Lead step-change improvement projects from conception to implementation that support continuous improvement priorities

The successful applicant will have:

  • Ability to build strong, constructive relationships across a number of cross functional stakeholders (often remotely)
  • Ability to work through high levels of ambiguity and complexity
  • Strong action orientation and self as cause mindset to deliver outcomes in tight timeframes
  • Supply or production planning experience
  • Demonstrated agility in articulate communication
  • Proven experience dealing with tight deadlines whilst maintaining strong customer focus

Our culture of personal achievement and wellbeing provides the opportunity for a fulfilling career.  If you meet these skills and qualifications we look forward to receiving your application.

You may have seen that Kirin & Lion have announced the sale of Dairy & Drinks business to Mengniu Dairy Company Limited (Mengniu Dairy) on a standalone basis, pending regulatory approvals. We believe this sale will allow Dairy & Drinks to benefit from access to leading-edge dairy research and development capability as well as further investment as part of the Mengniu Dairy business.

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