PPG Industries Logistics Coordinator in New South Wales, Australia

PPG is a world leading supplier of paints, coatings, specialty materials and chemicals. We have more than 140 manufacturing facilities operating in more than 60 countries around the world. In Australia, PPG is a leading manufacturer of coatings to the industrial, automotive, refinish, protective, marine, packaging, aerospace and architectural markets. We are an exciting and growing business that values diversity, development of our people and new product innovation.

PPG in Sydney have an opportunity for a Logistics Coordinator to join the team based at our Villawood manufacturing site. This position will manage the operational aspects of inwards goods, warehouse operations, and outwards goods of our Erskine Park finished goods warehouse. In addition, the role will also support Western Australia finished goods warehouse in Canning Vale, ensuring that a flexible, cost effective and customer oriented service is provided at all times.

In this fast pace role, you’ll focus on;

  • Coordinate all areas of logistics with our 3PL providers in Erskine Park and Canning Vale

  • Inventory control

  • Monitoring and management of KPI's

  • Ensuring a safe operation and providing coaching and improvement suggestions where required

  • Leadership of stock take activity at the Erskine Park and Canning Vale hubs

  • Develop and implement strategies to ensure PPG's "OTIF" targets are met

  • Research & implement innovative processes / systems to reduce costs & improve efficiencies

    To be successful in this position, you will have:

  • A tertiary qualification in Logistics management or equivalent

  • Sound knowledge of inventory and logistics principles

  • A working knowledge of warehouse management software packages, Oracle would be an advantage

  • Knowledge or experience in accounts payable processing will be advantageous.

  • Sound communication skills and the ability to influence and form effective partnerships

  • Sense of urgency and thrives in a fast pace and at time demanding environment

  • Ability to travel between sites (Villawood and Erskine Park) and interstate (WA and VIC) several times a year

    PPG Industries offers an environment for continuous learning and the opportunity to progress within a global organisation. PPG offers a competitive salary, flexible working, product discounts and staff rewards programs. PPG embraces diversity and equal employment opportunities at all levels of the organisation. In addition to an active Women's Leadership Council, PPG is a member of NAWO (National Association of Women in Operations) and is a WGEA Employer of Choice for Gender Equality. We are committed to supporting and enhancing diversity; as such, we encourage applications from all backgrounds to apply for this opportunity.

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Organization: *Architectural Coatings ANZ

Title: Logistics Coordinator

Location: Australia-New South Wales-Sydney-Villawood

Requisition ID: 1700004005