Supply Chain and Logistics, Boral Australia

General Manager Supply Chain and Logistics at Boral, Australia

Supply Chain and Logistics, Boral Australia

Job description: General Manager Supply Chain and Logistics

Due to an organisational restructure this position was created from a strong desire to deliver commercial value through continuous improvement in line with Boral’s growth ambition. At Boral we do things a bit differently, we want you to challenge the norm, always look to make a difference and think outside the box. We want people like you who bring great energy, that focus on the long-term and are always curious to find new angles and approaches to the way we work.

As such, Boral requires a commercially minded General Manager Supply Chain and Logistics to be responsible for the oversight of all Southern region (Vic/Tas/SA/WA) depots and fleet networks for Supply Chain & Logistics. This includes the safe, efficient and effective management of fleet, company drivers, sub-contractors, haulier/LOD’s, rail head and inter-modal operations. You will be working with the appropriate Sales teams and Supply Chain & Logistics operations to ensure provision of product and service to customer needs and expectations, providing a seamless customer experience.

About you:

As the General Manager, Supply Chain and Logistics, you can naturally manage a complex network of production and operating sites to deliver optimised operating performance and service outcomes. You champion a collaborative mindset – and easily communicate with employees, partners, senior stakeholders, and customers. The role requires a blend of people, commercial, visionary and practical skills and experience. It will also require a high comfort level in managing and adapting in a fast-changing, fast-growing environment.

Key Experience and Skills:

This position will suit a Leader with 10+ years experience delivering large or transformational commercial outcomes. A bachelor’s degree (or equivalent) in Supply Chain, Business, Engineering or Manufacturing is mandatory. Having a ‘challenge-the-status-quo’ spirit – and someone who is a strategic thinker but also comfortable with practical, hands-on execution is essential. In addition, a demonstrated track record across the following areas will set you up for success;

  • Meeting Supply Chain cost saving & agreed operations standardisation goals
  • Truck turns per day & loaded capacity per annum
  • Financial reporting, cost management & budget control
  • Capital Management
  • Meeting all compliance obligations for IR, H&S, Welfare and Environment, Statutory (EPA & PIRSA)
  • High level of behavioural safety competency and a ‘safety before production’ work ethic
  • Ability/experience to execute in a dynamic competitive environment
  • Ability to build and lead a high-performing team driving forward thinking cultural leadership
  • Developing and executing profitable innovative growth strategies
  • Experience managing in diverse teams, stakeholders and partners

On offer for you will be a challenging and exciting career with a construction industry leader that provides genuine career growth opportunities.

This is an opportunity for you to work in a team environment within an organisation dedicated to the safety of our employees. At Boral, we are proud of our diverse identity and inclusive culture. We encourage female participation and generational equality in our teams.

Interested and qualifed? Apply here.

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