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Supply Planning Manager

  • Posted: 12 Jan 2022
  • Supply Chain
  • Melbourne
  • Australia

About the job




The Supply Planning Manager will be responsible for the management of the Supply Chain Team as well as the Supply Planning performance whilst seeking out any continuous improvement opportunity.

The role is full-time and your responsibilities will include (but are not limited to):


  • Lead and engage a team of Supply Planners, material planners and Schedulers to develop and maintain accurate and feasible supply plans
  • Partner with the demand team and key stakeholders to ensure latest commercial intelligence is reflected in short and long-term plans
  • Work with relevant industrial leadership teams to ensure effective handover from supply, through to scheduling and manufacturing
  • Provide clear inputs and challenges to the SKU portfolio optimisation process
  • Drive stability through the product supply process
  • Lead monthly Supply Review process

About you




As the Supply Planning Manager you will have had previous experience in a similar role where you have had to work in a fast paced environment with often conflicting priorities. You will be a team leader that promotes agility and strives to continuously develop both process and team capabilities.


Ideally you will have:

  • 5 years’ experience in a similar role
  • Ideally degree qualified in Supply Chain
  • Relevant Supply Chain qualifications (APICS or similar)
  • Experience working within FMCG or another fast paced industry
  • A proven track record of team management

About us



Danone’s mission is Bringing health through food to as many people as possible and we want to invite people to join the movement for a healthier world. We recognize the power people have to impact the world through their daily choices. Each time we eat and drink, we vote for the world we want to live in. We believe a healthy body needs healthy food. And healthy food needs a healthy planet and this is what our new signature One Planet One Health embodies. 




This is a great opportunity and a seat at the table with a fantastic team with our business. As well as the career exposure we also offer - 


  • Career opportunity both domestically and overseas 
  • A leading global company with leading global brands
  • Collaborative company culture


We believe everyone has talent, something which comes natural to you. Your uniqueness is something which brings both excellence as well as energises you.




If this sounds like the perfect opportunity for you to really make this role your own, please hit the  APPLY button.

  • Only successful candidates will be contacted following the closing date

Application procedure

  • Resume and Cover letter

  • Interview #1

  • Interview #2

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