Hub Distribution Manager QLD & NSW

Hub Distribution Manager QLD & NSW

AkzoNobel | queensland, QLD, AU

Posted 19 days ago

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We’ve been pioneering a world of possibilities to bring surfaces to life for well over years. As experts in making coatings, there’s a good chance you’re only ever a few meters away from one of our products. Our world class portfolio of brands – including Dulux, International, Sikkens and Interpon – is trusted by customers around the globe. We’re active in more than countries and have set our sights on becoming the global industry leader. It’s what you’d expect from the most sustainable paints company, which has been inventing the future for more than two centuries.

About the role

We are looking for a Hub Distribution Manager to join our global company – AkzoNobel. The role will be reporting to the Logistics and Distribution Manager - ANZ and based in our Brisbane office in Willawong.

The Hub Distribution Manager works closely with the Manufacturing, purchasing group (Import), Supply Planning team, Customer Service, Logistics, Demand, and Commercial Managers in the region to provide the highest level of service to customers at the appropriate cost throughout the QLD and NSW area and Business units.

  • Manage all assigned materials activity in relation to production planning and ensure availability for the Master Production Plan in-line with the MRP parameters and supplier contracts
  • Planning the flow of materials into the factory, monitoring and optimizing inventory levels of materials and overseeing the ordering of materials.
  • Monitor performance to ensure that materials are available for the agreed supply plan and that materials planning targets are met.
  • Identify and drive actions to improve the supply and availability of materials within the facility
  • What you will bring

    We are looking for someone with previous experience (about 3-5 years) in a similar role managing and leading numerous small teams across multiple regions.

  • Knowledgeable in SAP Logistics and E2E order/distribution processes
  • Strong knowledge in large-scale Distribution networks across Australia
  • 3rd Party Logistics coordination/experience
  • Good problem-solving and Continuous Improvement skills
  • What we can offer

    Being a global company, we have a suite of benefits we can offer than your standard permanent role and job stability:

  • Very limited weekend and after-hours work is required for the role
  • Occasional paid work travel required to assist with the management of Trade Centres within your region of QLD & NSW
  • Generous remuneration and vehicle allowance
  • Career pathway and training available for you to gain the next step in your career goals
  • Enjoy our employee benefits on discounted private health insurance with Bupa, subsidised assistance to cover your choice of health and wellbeing programs, free access for you and your family on our Employee Assistance Program (EAP) and more…