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Job of the Week: Supply Chain Team Leader, Sydney

Thursday, 04 August 2005
By Print 21 Online Article

Candidate experience / knowledge important for this role is:

  • Project management / print scheduling background gained within a print or print related organization
  • Supplier management experience
  • Team leader experience / skills (2 direct reports)
  • Candidate capabilities:

  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to see a task through to it’s completion
  • Ability to learn quickly
  • Flexibility to adapt to change
  • Customer service orientation/skills
  • Understands principles of print buying
  • This is very much a “hand’s on” role, and the candidate will need to be able to provide production process back up for their two direct reports during times of annual leave or sick leave.

    Key responsibilities

  • Manage annual book production program for the tertiary education market ensuring editorial, packaging, CRM, printing and despatch activities are completed to a tight schedule
  • Manage print buying activity associated with Asia-Pacific wide re-branding project including stationery, business cards, invoice stock & packaging
  • Manage relationships with internal customers and other shared services departments, resolving issues promptly
  • Ensure team runs efficiently during a period of transition
  • Supplier relationship management -component, production, non-production
  • Projects – initial focus on formalising component management processes for our new CD supplier
  • Review supplier invoices
  • Complete Monthly status reports
  • Backup for rest of the team (including purchasing/supply chain admin tasks)
  • Business: WK Shared Services
    Location: North Ryde
    Department: Procurement

    Indicative Salary: Circa $55k p.a. + super


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