Employment Opportunities

Logistics Manager – Hallam VIC

Royal Foods is a privately-owned gourmet food distributor, marketing quality food products, to both the Retail & Food Service sectors across Australia & parts of Asia.

We are currently seeking an experienced Logistics Manager for one of our Victorian Operations, based in Hallam, Melbourne.

The Role

In this role, you will be required to deliver on the National Operations & Logistics Strategy in our Hallam Branch, by planning, maintaining and improving the overall operational efficiency of this Operation.

This is a strategic leadership position within the Hallam Branch.

You will oversee the full logistics, inventory, warehousing, transportation and safety functions of the Hallam Warehouse.  You will maintain a customer-centric culture, whilst keeping cost control top of mind and working within our employee policy and legal compliance guidelines.

Reporting directly to the National Operations Manager, you will have the following key responsibilities:

  • Manage key operational expense lines (warehouse wages, internal & external freight costs, pallet control & packaging etc.).
  • Perform people management, training & development functions.
  • Determine future planning requirements for the operation in Hallam (e.g. fleet, forklift & storage requirements).
  • Identify process improvements across the operation (e.g. analysis of current delivery runs, space management and pick flow) and coordinate and direct any projects relating to these improvements.
  • Liaise with key stakeholders in the Hallam branch and the national operations team (e.g. National Sales Manager, Customer Service Manager, Inventory Manager, Area Sales Managers, National Inventory Manager & National Operations Manager).
  • Coordinate current 3PL arrangements.
  • Provide clear direction and clarity to staff members daily and organise the relevant resource, to capitalise on any continual improvement opportunities and initiatives.
  • Administrative functions such as budgeting, reporting, and audit compliance related functions.
  • Perform other HR functions in terms of the hiring of new staff, completing staff inductions, rostering & performance management.
  • Plan and manage the daily logistics activities and day-to-day staffing levels within the warehouse.
  • Maintain warehouse plant & equipment (e.g. delivery vehicles & refrigeration etc.).
  • WHS & food safety responsibilities.

Ideally, you will have the following Skills & Experience:

  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience in a similar type of leadership & management role.
  • Excellent communication & people skills.
  • Ability to influence change and drive continual improvement.
  • Commercial business acumen and cost benefit analysis experience.
  • A consistent record in developing people and teams.
  • Understanding of inventory management.
  • Adequate computer skills in Excel & Word.
  • Previous experience in warehousing & logistics.
  • Experience in the food industry is desirable but not essential.
  • Awareness of ‘lean management’ systems.
  • High degree of accountability.
  • Reporting & analytical skills.
  • Time management & organisational skills.
  • Attention to detail and a sense of urgency.

If you are interested

Please upload your resume via the contact form at https://www.royalfoods.com.au/our-team/ by Friday 20 December 2019.

Store Person – Inventory Team – Condell Park NSW

Royal Foods is a privately-owned gourmet food distributor, marketing quality food products, to both the Retail & Food Service sectors across Australia & parts of Asia.

The Role

We are currently seeking a Store Person to join our Inventory Team at our Condell Park facility in Sydney, NSW. This is a fulltime position.

You will report directly to the Inventory Manager.

Key Responsibilities

As a Store Person working in the Inventory Team, the main duties of your role will include:

  • Stock receival
  • Stock replenishment
  • Stock rotation
  • Space management
  • Promoting a safe working environment

To be successful in this Role you will have the following skills & experience:

  • High Reach forklift licence is essential
  • Previous food-handling experience would be an advantage
  • Cold storage
  • Good communication skills
  • An eye for detail
  • Immediate start

Onsite parking is available.

If you are interested

Please upload your resumé via the contact form at https://www.royalfoods.com.au/our-team/ by Friday 27 December 2019.

Driver – Condell Park NSW

Royal Foods is a privately-owned gourmet food distributor, marketing quality food products, to both the Retail & Food Service sectors across Australia & parts of Asia.

The Role

We are currently seeking a full-time experienced metro delivery driver with a minimum MR driver’s licence for our NSW operation.

As a delivery driver you will be responsible for the safe, efficient, accurate and timely loading and delivery of customer orders.

 

Key Responsibilities

  • Loading and delivery of customer orders.
  • Developing and maintaining good relationships with customers by providing great customer service.
  • Ensuring work is performed to WH&S standards.

To be considered for this Role you will have the following skills & experience:

  • A current medium rigid (MR) licence
  • A strong work ethic
  • Experience delivering within the Sydney Metro area
  • Flexibility to adapt to the needs of the business
  • The ability to meet deadlines
  • Experience in chilled food distribution an advantage
  • Previous warehousing experience desirable
  • Forklift licence desirable

Package/Offer

  • Full time permanent
  • Immediate start
  • Tuesday-Saturday role – early shift start time
  • Truck to take home
  • Excellent workplace culture & working environment
  • Working for an Australian owned and operated business that has operated for 30 years and continues to grow

If you are interested

Please upload your resumé via the contact form at https://www.royalfoods.com.au/our-team/ by Friday 27 December 2019.