National Operations Manager

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  • Job Type:Full time
  • Category:Management
  • Business Group:Laminex NZ
  • Location:Auckland
  • Job Reference:LMX/31107
  • Closing Date:31 Mar 2023


Laminex New Zealand forms part of the Fletcher Building Group and is a trusted business partner for decorative surfaces and panel products, offering expert knowledge, sustainable and innovative solutions and exceptional value to our customers. With market-leading brands in our portfolio including Strandfloor, Seratone, Melteca, Hi-Macs Formica and Caesarstone, Laminex NZ offers residential and commercial solutions for all interior spaces, from benchtops and cabinetry, through to structural flooring, wall lining and commercial joinery. 

The Role
We have a fantastic opportunity for a National Operations Manager to join our business. You will be responsible for providing and delivering the strategic direction of the company’s manufacturing, distribution, and supply chain functions. We operate manufacturing plants in Hamilton and Taupo and have a nationwide distribution network.
You will be a Health & Safety champion, leading and maintaining a focused culture of zero harm and ensuring continuous improvement of safety performance. As a key member of the Senior Leadership Team, you will collaborate with colleagues to develop and enhance business performance, while leading and coaching your direct reports to enable high-performing teams.

About you 
An inspirational leader, you will have Supply Chain and Manufacturing Management experience at a senior strategic level, comprehensive understanding of the complexities that comes with a national multi-site business and have the ability to drive operational efficiencies within domestic and international supply chains. You will be tertiary qualified and possess highly developed customer focus and leadership ability. As an agent for change, you will be agile, innovative and agitate for new technology and improved processes ensuring Laminex is well positioned to exceed our customers’ expectations

This fantastic opportunity will provide you with the opportunity to apply your  experience in a market leading business with significant growth plans  and a platform to play a highly influential role in driving operational excellence. You will be joining a high performing business offering a competitive salary, fantastic culture, real opportunities for career advancement and a range of benefits that come with working for New Zealand’s largest listed company. 

Apply now or email for further information.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strive to create an inclusive environment for all our employees. We welcome applicants from diverse backgrounds to apply to any of our vacant positions. Talk to us about our flexible working arrangements and career pathways.