Depot Conversion Manager - 6 Month FTC

Posted on 11-Jan-2018
Application Close Date: 28-Jan-2018
Job Details
Location:
New Zealand
Category:
Supply Chain & Operations
Position Type:
Full Time
Job Reference:
GF/1313752X
Attachments:
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Goodman Fielder New Zealand is one of the largest branded food manufacturers and suppliers in New Zealand, serving customer needs with a portfolio of iconic, trusted food brands that New Zealanders have grown up with and enjoy every day.  Our excellent portfolio of consumer brands includes Vogel's, Molenberg, Freya's, Meadow Fresh, Tararua, Puhoi Valley, Edmonds and Ernest Adams,… just to name a few!

 

We are passionate about our iconic brands and products, and strive to be the best place to work in New Zealand.  We are looking for talented and passionate individuals to join our business and be part of our success.

 

Reporting to the Network Business Manager, The Depot Conversion Manager will be an integral member of the Supply Chain and Operations Team. It will make a strong contribution to supporting our current and future depot/warehousing requirements.

 

Key accountabilities of the role include:

 

  • Manage sourcing and/or construction of new depots against requirements and ensure they are ready to be operational and in place on time to support changes
  • Manage conversion of existing depots to meet future operational requirements
  • Role will require national travel
  • Ensure all modifications are scheduled and completed within the required deadlines
  • Ensure all temporary arrangements are co-ordinated with distributors to meet the conversion deadlines
  • Ensure accurate records are kept up to date to ensure correct cost is managed against the future cost model

 

The successful applicant will have:

  

  • 3- 5 years Project Management experience within the Construction Industry
  • Strong relationship building skills across all levels
  • Building or renovation experience of small size depots/warehouses is essential
  • Contract management and negotiation experience
  • Prior experience in the construction industry is highly desirable
  • Understanding of Health & Safety
  • Food Safety knowledge

 

With sites spanning across the Australasian region our employees have the opportunity to fashion their own home grown career across functions, locations and brands.  Our aim is to be a destination employer in the food industry where we don't just offer jobs - we offer careers.

 

To learn more about this career opportunity or to apply online, please click Apply and you will be taken to our careers page.

  

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