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Innovation & Insights
NPD Innovation Project Lead
Sydney West
Permanent Full Time

To deliver on Lion Australia’s strategic marketplace and workplace objectives, we are looking for a Supply Chain New Product Development Innovation Leader to join our team.


You will be part of venture teams as the Supply Chain representative to deliver our Innovation pipeline.  These multi-function teams bring together people with functional expertise, excellent business acumen, strong project management skills, and the ability to break through conventional thinking and solve problems to be truly innovative.


Your key goals include:


  • Delivery of NPD across our Australian Supply Chain network, from feasibility assessment through to delivery into market, in full, on time.
  • Coordination of internal and external resources to deliver on our new product plans
  • Facilitating value-adding partnerships across the wider Australian business, including functional Marketing, Innovation, Sales, Commercial, as well as Technical and
    Quality, Procurement and Engineering, and many more to provide a coordinated Supply Chain view
  • Expertise in the disciplines required to sustain our NPD process.


To succeed in this role, you will bring your Supply Chain experience and demonstrated achievements in:


  • Project Management and executional discipline
  • Building strong trusting relationships
  • Creative problem solving
  • Use of analysis to drive great decision making
  • Juggling multiple projects, achieving through tight deadlines, and working across a diverse range of stakeholders


The SC NPD team is based out of Lion’s Sydney offices but engages nationally across all our sites

In return you will join a supportive environment where you can grow, develop, and make an impact across the business. You will gain access to a great flexible working policy, production allowance and competitive salary structure.


Found your fit? Apply and explore how you’ll make a difference.


At Lion, we choose to be a leader in driving inclusion, diversity and gender parity. We have an ambitious goal to reach at least 40% representation of both men and women in all teams in all areas of the business. Are you hesitating to apply because you don’t think you meet all of the criteria? If you believe you are aligned with our values at Lion, we’d encourage you to still click on that apply button so we can explore your unique skill set and the value you