Lord/Lady of the Chain (Production & Logistics Lead) at ZeroCo

Byron Bay, NSW product full-time
Description
Posted 11 days ago

About the business

Zero Co is a VC-backed start-up on a mission to untrash the planet by eliminating single-use plastic (SUP) from every kitchen, laundry and bathroom. 

We've pioneered a world first solution to the SUP problem, delivering planet-friendly, personal-care and home-cleaning products direct to Aussie homes minus all the single-use plastic.

We're growing at a phenomenal pace and are looking for super passionate, super talented go-getters to join us and help achieve our global ambitions.

https://www.zeroco.com.au/

About the role

We're looking for a super-hungry, tenacious, won't-take-no-for-an-answer, do-what-it-takes legend to come and oversee our production and logistics processes, relationships and supply chain in the role of “Lord/Lady of the Chain”.

You'll be responsible for overseeing the day-to-day relationships and project management functions with our 3rd party contract manufacturers, suppliers and logistics providers. This includes:

Production:

  • Production forecasting 3mths in advance
  • Reviewing and managing stock on hand levels on a daily / weekly basis
  • Creating and placing purchase orders with our contract manufacturers
  • Managing production timelines and deliverables

Logistics:

  • Overseeing the day-to-day operations with our 3PL
  • Being the link between our customer-service team and 3PL to manage and resolve shipping issues

Benefits and perks

As a super fast-growth company there are endless growth and career opportunities at Zero Co, here in Australia and internationally as we scale. You'll have the chance and autonomy to grow your role within the company into whatever you want it to be. We've built a completely non-corporate work environment that provides maximum flexibility for team members. For those that contribute over-and-above the call of duty there will be opportunities to own shares in the business. If you're looking for your next career move and want limitless growth opportunity, this gig is for you.

Oh and you'll get to live and work in Byron Bay…

Skills and experience

To be qualified for this role you'll need to have:

  • 5yrs+ experience in production & logistics roles
  • Have worked with consumer goods and/or FMCG products
  • Preferably have worked in an e-commerce or direct-to-customer business


TO APPLY FOR THIS ROLE, PLEASE ANSWER THE FOLLOWING QUESTIONS AT THE TOP OF YOUR COVER LETTER:

1) Do you have 5yrs+ experience in production & logistics management roles? 

2) Are you willing to relocate to Byron Bay (or already live here)?

3) Tell us the most interesting thing about you in 100 words.