Part Time Assistant Buyer Planner 12 month Contract

Part time Assistant Buyer Planner - 12 Month Contract

If you are a robust and outgoing professional, we have a fantastic skill development and great career opportunityEnjoy fantastic skill development opportunities

Make your mark on a world leading FMCG

Are you looking for your next operational challenge?


Your Opportunity

Based at our Rhodes HO we have an exciting opportunity for a part time Assistant Buyer Planner in the Contract Manufacturing Team. Reporting to the Logistics Manager, and responsible for:

  • Ensuring Supply – Overseeing logistics and manage the supply plans, inventory handling and procure to pay processes for outsourced products.
  • Support NPD projects – determine requirements, identify suppliers from preferred list, source commercial terms and manage project transition including SKU setup workflows in SAP.
  • Support Category management – Supplier relationship and contract management.
  • Material Handling – Provide SAP support for stock movements, good receipt, SSCC labels, and batch consolidation and stocktake reconciliation.
  • Provide SAP support for analysis and reporting.
  • Provide back up to the Logistics team during holidays and busy periods.
  • Help with any improvement projects to reduce costs and efficiencies.

About You

What we look for in you is an understanding of logistics and material handling experience, experience with multiple vendors and suppliers and exposure to accounts payable and purchasing functions. Working closely with all levels of management, staff, stakeholders, production teams and suppliers, if you are a confident and a natural communicator who is able to multi task and prioritise. With your keen eye for detail and process improvement mindset, you will be able to spot growth opportunities and risks. Strong Excel skills are essential while experience with SAP would be desirable.  Applicants with a Logistical background in a manufacturing environment will be highly regarded.

Our Company

Nestle enjoys a reputation as one of the largest FMCG companies in the world, and a leader in nutrition, health and wellness. Our inclusive and high performance culture is a testament to the great training, development, rewards and recognition we extend to every member of our 5,000 strong Oceania workforce.

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Applicants must be eligible to work in Australia, have permanent residency.

Nestle Oceania supports a culture of diversity and inclusion in all that we do. Take a look at to see some of the ways we live and practice this every day in our workplace.

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