Logistics Team Leader

About the company
Our client manufactures Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients, Pharmaceutical Intermediates and Diagnostic products for global Pharmaceutical and Biotechnology companies. They are looking to appoint a Logistics Team Leader to join their team based in Palmerston North.

About the role
Reporting to the Head of Supply Chain you will provide leadership across the logistics function to ensure the seamless delivery of products to customers on time and in full.  Working closely with your manager and internal stakeholders you will be involved in the review, development and implementation of Supply Chain Solutions across the company.

Skills/ Experience
This varied and challenging role will suit a confident, driven and inquisitive candidate with prior supply chain experience. We are looking for a self-motivated person with a positive attitude, strong communication skills and the ability to influence and build effective working relationships, as you will work closely with a variety of internal stakeholders.

Ideally you will have the following attributes and experience:
  • Relevant tertiary qualification in Supply Chain or similar
  • Strong logistics/ distribution/ planning experience
  • Supply Chain Process & Systems implementation experience
  • Advanced knowledge of export/ import procedures
  • Prior experience in a GMP environment is preferred
  • Experience working in a GDP practices team is also preferred
  • Strong leadership, communication and organisational qualities with a can do attitude.

This is an excellent opportunity to be part of interesting projects and lead a small team within a sought after organisation with excellent potential for progression.

How to Apply
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