supply chain manager - pharmaceuticals in South Eastern Suburbs Melbourne

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south eastern suburbs melbourne, victoria
life sciences & pharma
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david simpson, randstad
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job description

About the company

With a rich international history, our client is well established in the pharmaceutical supplier market and have been for many years now. With strong business acumen and a proactive approach to the expanding market, they are someone who are progressing in making a stronger mark in the industry.

About the role

Reporting into the CEO, your main duties will be to manage a small team of 2 staff in a very hands on supply chain manager role with a strong focus on inventory, stock and demand planning. You will also be involved in ERP analytical tools, whilst also covering a fairly manual data and reporting structure for internal/external stakeholders.


  • Inventory, Demand, Stock & Supply targets/management
  • Replenishment processes
  • Internal/External stakeholder (3PL, suppliers) negotiation/collaboration
  • Establish systems for effective analysis in forecasting
  • Leading a team of 2
  • Maintain products at wholesale level
  • Ensuring customer requirements are met (purchasing)
  • Liaising/Reporting with internal teams
  • Ability to wear multiple hats and help other departments when busy

Skills & experience

  • Pharmaceutical or Food background within supply chain
  • Demand & Inventory focused background
  • Strong Excel skills (macros, formulas)
  • International trade understanding
  • Good understanding of 3PL contracts
  • Negotiating skills for purchasing and procurement
  • Not afraid to be hands-on in reporting, data entry and admin


  • Company lunches
  • Growing and expanding international company
  • Client/supplier meetings around Victoria

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

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.


supply chain, inventory management, stock management, Excel, Logistics, Pharmaceutical


supply chain, inventory management, stock management, Excel, Logistics, Pharmaceutical

educational requirements

Primary School/Junior High