Supply Chain Manager

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  • Posted:
    8 hours ago
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  • Exciting Opportunity
  • Global Export Leader – High Growth
  • Christchurch Based
  • Argus Heating Ltd is an export manufacturer proudly owned and has been operating out of Christchurch for the last 50 years. Employing a team of over 70, with a passion for quality, product innovation, continuous improvement and growth. Argus Heating Ltd is a global leader in the design and manufacture of bulk container heating solutions, operating as a strategic partner to the international food supply chain in over 65 countries. For more information, please visit

    The Role

    Reporting to General Manager Operations this key leadership role will be responsible for all aspects of the Supply Chain and Logistics from purchasing, procurement, production planning, to despatch and delivery. This key role will reform and improve the current Supply Chain model and lead improvement projects. The role will also be responsible for ensuring systems are utilised effectively and the team is well trained in their core and cross functional abilities. Purchasing and Supply Contracts are to be reviewed, replaced, updated or instigated with a focus on best practice throughout the Supply Chain targeting an increase in capability and performance. This successful manufacturing company (which imports materials and exports finished products) is still in a growth phase, offering a motivated, capable and qualified Supply Chain Manager a superb opportunity to take ownership and demonstrate their full capability.

    Your Skills and Experience

    To succeed in this role you will have successfully led Supply Chain operations within manufacturing environments and it is likely you will have a relevant tertiary qualification. You will have knowledge in contemporary ‘best practice’ methodologies and models, be an excellent communicator and contributor who naturally builds productive working relationships across all staff and suppliers. Most importantly you will demonstrate drive and passion, wanting to make an impact with a globally leading niche manufacturer and be results focused. This role requires a professional who is outward looking, has global awareness and enjoys exceeding customer and stakeholder expectations.