Commercial Manager - Supply Chain

Job title : Commercial Manager - Supply Chain
Location : Sydney
Job type : Permanent or Full Time
Salary : Circa $200,000 + Super + Bonus
Contact name : Tom Clarke
Contact email :
Job reference : 1465000
About the role

The Commercial Manager – Supply Chain is a key leadership role partnering directly with the GM of Supply Chain, supporting the National Operations team in achieving their strategic business objectives. Managing a small team, this role will partner with a range of business units to provide decision support, analysis, and insights to support the executive team in achieving their strategic ambitions. 

  • Business partner the Operations leadership team to support the optimisation of supply chain
  • Lead a small team to provide insights and analysis of key performance drivers
  • Lead the budget and forecast process aligning business units and communication of initiatives
  • Lead the weekly reporting process, analysing data and ensuring accuracy
  • Build business cases and scenario models, providing recommendations to enable decision makers
  • Monitor inventory management focusing on minimising inventory losses and cost optimisation
  • Drive process improvement in the finance reporting function to support an improved reporting framework
  • Encourage continuous improvement, automation and implement best practices through robust processes
  • Provide leadership, coaching and mentoring to achieve individual and team objectives
Skills and Experience
  • CA / CPA Qualified
  • 5+ years finance lead experience
  • Proven business partnering skills
  • Management of multi-functional teams
  • Large FMCG / Retail background preferred
  • In-depth understanding of retail operations and logistics
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • Advanced leadership, coaching, mentoring and development skills
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • On-site Parking available
  • Company benefits package
About the company

Our client is an industry leading multinational FMCG/Retail organisation. They have been branded as an “employer of choice” within their field, boasting a portfolio of well-known household brands.