senior demand / equipment planner in Western Suburbs Melbourne

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job details

posted
location
western suburbs melbourne, victoria
specialism
transport & logistics
job type
temporary
salary
AU$ 40.00 - AU$ 45.00 per hour
reference number
90M0347786_1527221017
contact
david simpson, randstad
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job description

About the Client

With nearly 50 years within the logistics industry, this privately owned intermodal company are a one stop shop for all clients needs when moving anything around Australia.

About the role

Due to growth and new projects within the business, an opportunity has arisen within the Logistics leadership team with a focus on all forecasting, planning and placement of intermodal stock movements for domestic and line haul movements for a temp basis until the current Manager makes the call on appointing you the new Demand Planning Manager and he moves on to the projects team.

Duties

  • Freight planning of all stock movements (on and off site monitored and controlled)
  • Facilitate flow of containers through network
  • Maintain internal freight statistics for up to a week in advance
  • Work closely with other state leading operators on capacity and urgent stock
  • Produce reports for movements and margins
  • Shared weekend roster work
  • Analyse operating costs
  • Eventually create & implement improvements and processes

Skills & experience

  • Recent experience within logistics at an intermodal or at least fleet level
  • Specific planning and forecasting experience within 3PL
  • SAP & Excel STRONG experience a must
  • Ability to work autonomously as well as lead and support other staff locally and interstate
  • Desire to become the new Demand Planning Manager and build a team around yourself

Benefits

  • Flexi working hours of either 8:30pm-5:00pm or 7:30am-4pm
  • View to go perm and into management role

To apply online, please click on the appropriate link. Alternatively, for a confidential discussion, please contact David Simpson on 03 9252 2177 or email david.simpson@randstad.com.au

At Randstad, we are passionate about providing equal employment opportunities and embracing diversity to the benefit of all. We actively encourage applications from any background.

skills

rail, rolling stock, scheduling, equipment management, demand planning, logistics, supply chain, transport, SAP, Excel

qualification

rail, rolling stock, scheduling, equipment management, demand planning, logistics, supply chain, transport, SAP, Excel

educational requirements

Secondary School/High School