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Head Of Transportation

Australia, New South Wales, Central Coast
Last update 2024-04-18
Expires 2024-04-17
ID #2101203263
100 AU$
Head Of Transportation
Australia, New South Wales, Central Coast,
Modified April 4, 2024


Job Description We are seeking an experienced Head of Transportation to oversee our transportation operations in Australia and New Zealand.

The Transportation Lead will be responsible for managing the day-to-day operations of our transportation fleet, across sea, rail and road, including ensuring the safe and timely delivery of goods to our customers.

Key Responsibilities: Responsible for end to end management of road, rail and sea transport that occurs across the ANZ business.

Management of the total P&L for transport costs with total budget approx.

$100m Identifying the optimisation of overall transport operations and finding methods to be cost effective Monitor and manage transportation expenses to ensure compliance with budgetary constraints.

Design and execution of the strategy for our transport operations Overseeing management of accounting processes including accounts payable, invoice accrual and invoice payments Work closely with other departments to ensure that transportation activities align with broader organizational objectives.

Key Stakeholders: Procurement : external transport partner tenders Customer Logistics team : ongoing communication to our customers on service levels Logistics Continuous Improvement – for guidance and support on optimisation projects Warehousing – for service level and on time delivery support Supply Chain Finance – accounts payable Responsible for on time delivery of goods which directly impacts the key performance indicator of 'Service Level'.

Manage the day-to-day transportation operations in Australia and New Zealand, including overseeing a fleet of trucks and drivers.

Develop and implement transportation policies and procedures that ensure compliance with all relevant regulations and standards.

Ensure that all transportation activities are conducted in a safe and efficient manner.

Develop and maintain relationships with key transportation partners, including carriers and logistics providers.

Analyse transportation data to identify areas for improvement and implement solutions that improve efficiency and reduce costs working with the Continuous Improvement team.

Manage and develop a team of 4 transportation professionals, providing coaching and mentoring as needed both looking at Sea Freight and ANZ transport execution.

Qualifications: Strong understanding of transportation regulations and compliance requirements in Australia and New Zealand.

Bachelor's degree in business, logistics, transportation or a related field.

Minimum of 5 years of experience in transportation management, preferably in the Australian and New Zealand markets.

Excellent communication and leadership skills.

Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.

Ability to work collaboratively with other departments and external partners.

Proven ability to manage and develop a team of transportation professionals.

Experience working with transportation management software and systems.

This is a challenging and rewarding role for an experienced transportation professional who is passionate about ensuring the safe and efficient delivery of goods to customers in Australia and New Zealand.

If you meet the qualifications outlined above and are excited about the opportunity to lead our transportation operations in this dynamic market, we encourage you to apply.

LI - #LI-DNI Location(s) Freshwater Kraft Heinz is an Equal Opportunity Employer – Underrepresented Ethnic Minority Groups/Women/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity and other protected classes.

ABOUT US Kraft Heinz is a global food company with a delicious heritage. With iconic and emerging food and beverage brands around the world, we deliver the best taste, fun and quality to every meal table we touch.

We're on a mission to disrupt not only our own business, but the global food industry.

A consumer obsession and unexpected partnerships fuel our progress as we drive innovation across every part of our company.

Around the world, our people are connected by a culture of ownership, agility and endless curiosity.

We also believe in being good humans, who are working to improve our company, communities, and planet. We're proud of where we've been – and even more thrilled about where we're headed – as we nourish the world and lead the future of food.

WHY US We grow our people to grow our business.

We champion great people who bring ambition, curiosity, and high performance to the table as the guardians of our beloved and nostalgic brands.

Good isn't good enough. We choose greatness every day by challenging the ordinary and making bold decisions.

All while celebrating our wins - and our failures – as we work together to lead the future of food.

Challenging the status quo takes talent. We invest in your purpose and potential by developing skills and nurturing strengths that leave a legacy on our business and a lasting impact on your career.

Because great people make great companies, and we're growing something great here at Kraft Heinz.

INCLUSION MATTERS TO US Everyone is welcome at our table.

In fact, we thrive on learning and growing from our diverse backgrounds and perspectives.

Doesn't matter who you are, where you're from, or who makes your heart sing.

We want you to show up as your authentic self, excited to work with amazing colleagues to solve complex challenges and innovate in an ever-changing industry.  We're committed to: Hiring and growing talent from diverse backgrounds and perspectives.

Growing our Business Resource Groups — vibrant, celebrated communities that enhance our business through thought leadership employee engagement and professional development opportunities.

Providing our managers and leaders high quality learning experiences to explore how to foster inclusion and belonging.


Job details:

Job type: Full time
Contract type: Permanent
Salary type: Hourly
Occupation: Head of transportation

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