Logistics Coordinator - Food Manufacturer

Posted on 13-Feb-2018
Application Close Date: 26-Feb-2018
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Position Type:
Full Time
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  • Leading FMCG Organisation
  • Highly recognised food brands
  • Transport and warehouse coordination


Goodman Fielder is a leading regional food company across Australia, New Zealand and Asia Pacific. We have a portfolio of iconic and trusted brands that Australians have grown up with and put in their supermarket trolleys every week, including Helga's, Wonder White, Praise, White Wings, MeadowLea, and many more. Our vision is to be the leading and most innovative local food company, creating food that people love. 


In March 2015 Goodman Fielder was acquired by Wilmar International and First Pacific. In partnership we have a strong platform of brands and combined horsepower. Wilmar International has over 450 manufacturing plants and an extensive distribution network covering China, India, Indonesia and some 50 other countries. First Pacific owns 50% of Indonesia's largest food company, Indofood.


We are passionate about our iconic brands and products, and strive to be the best place to work in Australia. We are currently experiencing times of change and growth with continued capital investment across our business which only means one thing – Exciting times.


About the opportunity:

We are now looking for a highly organised Logistics Coordinator based in Truganina, VIC. Reporting to the Warehouse Manager VIC/WA, you will be an integral member of the Logistics team. You will be responsible for coordinating and driving efficiencies to deliver logistics excellence for Goodman Fielder customers.


You will be responsible for:

  • Load planning all orders for local, intrastate and interstate customers
  • Coordinating paperwork requirements and scheduling of on-forwarders
  • Responding to transport enquiries and managing the delivery process
  • Collaborating effectively with carriers and sales teams to provide accurate updates and POD's
  • Ensuring inventory accuracy within a 3PL structure
  • Monitoring all warehouse transactional activities to ensure compliance
  • Completing deliver transactions in various enterprise software platforms
  • Providing support in monitoring and resolving transactional errors within the warehouse network
  • Reviewing data for accuracy and identifying unacceptable trends to be addressed
  • Building and maintaining strong relationships across GF functions and 3PL suppliers


To be successful in this role you will need:

  • Understanding of end-to-end supply chain drivers within FMCG
  • Experience in similar role within transport, warehouse and logistics
  • Strong internal and external stakeholder management skills
  • Experience developing relationships quickly
  • Strong customer focus with ability to provide high level of service at all times
  • Problem solving capability and high attention to detail
  • SAP experience desirable


What can we offer you?

With sites spanning across the Australasian region, working as part of a highly driven team at Goodman Fielder, you can expect the opportunity to build your own home grown career across functions, locations and brands.

In return for your passion and success, we will reward you with a competitive remuneration package and help you to achieve personal and professional growth and development. At Goodman Fielder, we aim to be a destination employer in the food industry where we don't just offer jobs - we offer long term careers.


For more information about us or to learn about other roles available at Goodman Fielder, please visit our careers page and register your details so that we can notify you of jobs which interest you.


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