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Warehouse and Supply Chain Supervisor

We are Australia's leading producer of award-winning, premium macadamia muesli, granola, porridge, muesli bars, nut mixes & macadamia oils.

Grounded in our core values of - family, proudly awesome, investing in our future, of the earth, respect and the customer - Brookfarm’s key ingredient is our people and caring for the community and environment which we call home.

We provide an excellent work environment in a state-of-the-art modern food facility. Our working culture is the key to our success and we look to our staff to maintain a creative, diverse and collaborative work environment.

The role

As the Warehouse and Logistics Supervisor you are responsible for distribution, involving dispatch planning activities, maintenance of the warehouse and systems, organising the storage and distribution of goods, as well as managing the movement of goods throughout the supply chain. You will lead the warehouse team.

In your role you will be a member of the Supply Chain team reporting to the Head of Procurement and Supply Chain.

About the opportunity

Full time position, seeking an enthusiastic and self driven team player with leadership skills to be responsible for efficient management of warehouse duties including:

  • Supervise and coordinate logistics and warehouse functions
  • Engaging and developing the warehouse team, supporting team training, staff development, performance and culture.
  • Review sales orders in ERP system to coordinate dispatch of orders
  • Maintain and monitor inventory levels, stock adjustments and variances including periodic stocktaking
  • Dispatching goods and arrange freight for local, interstate and export freight requirements
  • Liaison with sales team on order fulfilment 
  • Maintaining the warehouse to a food safety standard
  • Working on and improving sustainability outcomes for the business 
  • Continuous improvement - investigate and proactively manage opportunities for improved productivity, safety, cost, quality and waste reduction

Skills Required

  • Supervisory experience, leading a small team in a distribution and / or manufacturing environment.
  • Strong understanding of transport and logistics processes.
  • Effective organisational and time management skills to prioritise work and meet deadlines.
  • High level written, oral, and interpersonal communication skills to engage with a wide range of people.
  • A can-do attitude with the ability to identify and prioritise problems and issues, generate solutions and work collaboratively to achieve a successful outcome.
  • Computer literacy – Word, Excel,Google Drive, email & manufacturing operating systems knowledge an advantage
  • Forklift licence (desirable)

 Additional perks:

  • Breakfast provided by Brookfarm. Coffee and espresso machines free to be used.
  • Generous staff discount for both Brookfarm and Cape Byron Distillery products
  • Equal opportunity and family friendly environment

We are a local family business based in Byron Bay for over 21 years. As a leading Australian gourmet food producer, we are committed to the highest quality of premium food hand in hand with sustainable agriculture.

    Sound like you?

    Only suitable candidates will be contacted. Salary dependent on experience. To apply for this position please email a Cover Letter and Resume to employment@brookfarm.com.au

    For further information regarding this role, please contact Sally on 02 66209519.

    You must have the right to work in Australia