Logistics Manager Job

Date: Apr 2, 2019

Location: Hutt City, WGN, NZ

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Requisition ID: SUP001583

MSD is a global health care leader with a diversified portfolio of prescription medicines, vaccines and animal health products. Today, we are building a new kind of healthcare company – one that is ready to help create a healthier future for all of us.


Our ability to excel depends on the integrity, knowledge, imagination, skill, diversity and teamwork of an individual like you. To this end, we strive to create an environment of mutual respect, encouragement and teamwork. As part of our global team, you’ll have the opportunity to collaborate with talented and dedicated colleagues while developing and expanding your career.


THE OPPORTUNITY

This position is responsible for the supply chain functions (demand, planning, inventory management, warehousing, transportation and the irradiation plant) of the Upper Hutt site and the New Zealand, Animal Health (AH) Commercial business.  The aim of the role is to ensure continuity of supply while ensuring capital cost is minimized and product cost is optimized.  

The role is also part of our Manufacturing Division Site Leadership Team and is expected to provide valuable input into business strategy and annual planning.


Your key responsibilities will be:

  • Be an effective member of the Upper Hutt our Manufacturing Division Leadership Team
  • Lead the Supply Chain team to be a high performing team delivering cost effective services across the business and outside the business
  • Ensure that short and long-term resource requirements are communicated to and understood by our Manufacturing Division Leadership team
  • Ensure the site provides the highest levels of customer service and is seen as proactive and delivering on promises
  • Optimize inventory on the site and across the globe
  • Support New Zealand (NZ) sales of Animal Health product
  • Ensure the warehousing operation meets the needs of the Upper Hutt, Manufacturing Division and the NZ AH business
  • Ensure the gamma irradiation facility operates in a safe, cost effective manner meeting the Upper Hutt site needs while maintaining effective external customer supply

Qualifications

ABOUT YOU


In order   We demonstrate our commitment to our employees by offering a competitive and valuable rewards program.  Our Company’s benefits are designed to support the wide range of goals, needs and lifestyles of our employees, and many of the people that matter the most in their lives.  We work together to save and improve lives. Join us.


MSD is an equal opportunity employer - proudly embracing diversity in all its manifestations.



Job: Supply Chain Mgmnt Generic
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Employee Status: Regular
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Number of Openings: 1
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Company Trade Name: MSD


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