This not for profit organisation is shaping Victoria's development & welfare. A hands-on role, managing a complex operation during a time of growth. The Company We are delighted to exclusively partner with this instantly recognisable, highly successful Not for Profit organisation who’s sole purpose is to provide a quality service to Victoria’s community.
They are a purpose led organisation who genuinely care about helping people and are seeking an Operations Manager to join a growing team to establish an improved operational function while empowering the organisations key values throughout. The Role Your purpose in this role it to effectively manage staff & operations, ensuring operational & safety requirements are met. This is an ever evolving organisation that continues to grow, while there are processes in place currently, there is room for improvements across a complex multi-site function.
Reporting to the Chief Operations Officer, your responsibilities will include but not limited to; Liaising with multiple internal stakeholders to drive open communication in a complex supply chain Identify opportunities to reduce waste and cost across Victorian operations Emphasis on health & safety on operations & machinery - Drive a safety-first culture Work with current processes, identifying potential risks & implementing processes to minimise risk in future operations. Taking a proactive approach should an incident arise. Manage Budget requirements, as it is not for profit this is instrumental to their operation Management of a growing team across multiple warehouses, and all associated cost, working on development opportunities within the team Stakeholder management, maintaining & building strong relationships with external suppliers, customers & internal stakeholders.
Your Background You will be an experienced Operations/Warehouse Manager, with an ability to develop best practice processes and systems. Tertiary qualified – ideally within Supply Chain/Logistics or equivalent Proven experience in running a hands-on warehouse operation that handles fast moving products (ideally FMCG/retail/large scale distribution) The ability to effectively lead a diverse team, you must be able to communicate with internal and external stakeholders to deliver on outcomes to improve the distribution process. A person who prides themselves on giving back to the community What's on Offer? Based in Melbourne's inner western suburbs this is an excellent opportunity for a dynamic people manager seeking an opportunity to be an integral employee in a growing organisation that has a real impact in the lives of Victoria’s underprivileged community.
Be rewarded for ensuring our clients’ operations function is a smoothly running operation and a safe environment. An attractive salary plus salary packaging is available for the right candidate, while also giving back to the community. If you would like to discuss this opportunity further you....