Region Transport Manager

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  • Job Type:Full time
  • Category:Logistics/Transport
  • Business Group:Stramit
  • Location:Sydney
  • Job Reference:SBP/TBA
  • Closing Date:16 Feb 2023


Values Based
We know that great people get things done.  Our values guide our decision making, and we know we are all better together.  We believe all injuries are preventable and we never walk past – we speak up and take action.  Our people share ideas and are encouraged to have a go. We anticipate and create solutions for our customers and we’re very proud to be Australian Made.

We’re currently on the lookout for an experienced Transport Manager for our NSW region.

Key focus & responsibilities:

This role is responsible for supporting the execution of the Stramit transport strategy, to be developed by the National Logistics Manager and National Transport Manager, supporting the business with integrated freight solutions and directing capability to allow effective commercialization of products and Chain of Responsibility (COR) compliance. 

The role will be pivotal to engage and influence stakeholders across all functions, external freight providers continued business transformation through improvements in service delivery levels, achieving KPI’s and delivering service excellence.

Your responsibilities will include:
  • Design and implement a culture of improvement, including re-engineering and driving change.
  • Identify cost-effective, freight solutions that will improve customer outcomes and allow for better transparency of information across the business.
  • Ensure freight solutions and processes deliver service excellence across the business and this is reflected in customer outcomes
  • Develop, coordinate and ensure delivery of key learning tools to ensure staff (internal and external) understand all processes and systems that interact with the delivery of customer service and order fulfilment

What is in it for you?
You will be joining an iconic Australian brand that is constantly evolving.  With our grit, determination and relentless pursuit for excellence, we are constantly on the lookout for design and innovation enhancements to improve built landscapes. With a team that blends years of experience with youthful curiosity, we are searching for a team player to build our future together.

We commit to:
  • Empowering you to shape the transformation of our business;
  • Working with you to chase your career aspirations
  • Ongoing education and cross functional collaboration;
  • FLEXit – our flexible work program that enables you to balance your own work/life priorities
  • Diversity & Inclusivity – embracing everyone, we all have our own story to tell
  • Offering market leading benefits including 24 weeks parental leave with full pay or 52 weeks at half, Great corporate partner discounts, Learning academy Development and So much More!!

What does success at Stramit look like?
You are a change champion, you challenge the status quo and you inspire others. You are a problem solver, ready to rollup your sleeves and you think big. You shape the future, rather than stand on the sidelines.  You are hardwired for connection, curiosity, and engagement. You crave purpose and have a deep desire to create and contribute. You shine when empowered, being held to account to deliver and exceed. You take calculated risks, embrace vulnerabilities and are unique. You are seeking a challenge, an opportunity to make an indelible mark and a once in a lifetime career path. 

Let’s grow and build something that matters for future generations – together!

We are on the lookout for;
  • A minimum of 5 years supply chain management experience gained in a complex, customer focused multi-site manufacturing and logistic environments that can operate up to 24 hours per day (preferred)
  • Demonstrable experience in managing complex 3PL transport provider (contracts) and / or in-house transport solutions, attaining the lowest sustainable cost position(s)
  • Applied knowledge of continuous improvement, using analytics in a supply chain environment.
  • Transport and network optimisation experience
  • Freight tender evaluation experience
  • Managing to contractual obligations experience
  • Experience in developing, managing, and influencing tactical supplier/s

So, if you think you have what it takes, but don't necessarily meet every single point on the job description, please still get in touch. We'd love to have a chat and see if you could be a great fit to grow an exciting career with Stramit!