Job Details
  • Reference383979A_1637824384
  • LocationScoresby
  • SalaryUp to AU$40 per hour
  • Job TypeContract
  • Posted14 days ago
  • ConsultantKaveri Gunatilake

Job Title: Planning / Purchasing Manager, Construction Fabrics
Contract Type: Temporary with a view to permanent depending on company requirements
Work Days: Monday - Friday (8 hours per day)
Remuneration: From $40 per hour (negotiable)
Location of position: Based in Scoresby
Commencement Date: Immediate start (end date to be confirmed)

We at Chandler Macleod are seeking an experienced Purchasing Manager for a highly sought client in Scoresby.

Our client is Australia's leading supplier of insulation, acoustic control and energy saving products for homes and commercial buildings with over 80 years of experience.

As a Purchasing Manager, you will be required to manage the inventory of raw materials based on production requirements and control waste.

Main Tasks / Responsibilities

1. Manage inventory of raw materials and consumables.
2. Raise purchase orders, goods received and process invoices by utilising SAP.
3. Efficiently manage and schedule container deliveries.
4. Backflushing of raw materials consumption.
5. Waste management.


  • Intermediate to advanced level of Excel skills
  • Proficient use of Word and Outlook
  • Highly competent in SAP (Purchasing and Inventory)


  • Minimum of 3 years experience in inventory management
  • Three or more years of work experience in a factory environment.
  • Waste management (including EPA legislative requirements) would be an advantage.

Personal Attributes

  • Highly focused on workplace health and safety.
  • A professional approach and an individual who integrates well into the existing team.
  • Well organised
  • High level of accuracy and attention to detail
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Honest and trustworthy individual

Please note that the successful candidate will need to be fully vaccinated. In addition to this, a pre-employment medical will need to be completed prior to placement.

There will be a shutdown period over Christmas however an immediate start would be ideal in order for the successful candidate to familiarise themselves prior to the shutdown.

Do you feel like you have the skills and experience required for this role? If so, please apply online TODAY.