Distribution & Stock Integrity Manager

Thinking Careers.    Discover Opal! 

As part of the Nippon Paper Group, Opal is one of Australasia’s leading packaging and paper companies and we employ more than 4,500 team members across our operations. We manufacture goods that you see, touch and use every day and our customer base includes some of the biggest names in FMCG, Retail and Fresh Produce.  

We stand for innovation, smart solutions and sustainability and this is an exciting time to join us as we build our own unique culture fuelled by confidence, energy and passion.   


Discover the Opportunity....

The Distribution & Stock Integrity Manager is responsible for leading, planning and coordinating the dispatch activities across the three shifts (Day, Afternoon, and Night) to delivering the business objectives.

Leading a local team of 26, this role oversees the inbound and outbound movements of the warehouse consisting of approximately 1600 - 2000 pallets of finished product every 24 hours.


You will contribute to the success of Opal by:

  • Focus on freight costs (including use of ad-hoc freight), DIFOT, inventory levels including aged profile, direct labour costs, pallet, and stock-take accuracy
  • The ability to negotiate with freight providers and ensure our needs are met, cost are appropriately managed and service expectations are delivered upon
  • Strong COR / Traffic Management and Safety practices across the distribution network
  • Providing an efficient delivery service that can support high seasonal demand of the Fresh market and react to the needs of their business customer network in a timely manner
  • Engaging and coaching team members to deliver ongoing improvements
  • Management of and delivery of service for a secondary warehouse facility off site
  • Providing strong P&L governance across the distribution network


Discover Yourself….

We are able to offer a varied career journey with experiential learning gained from cross-functional and lateral moves. We embrace diversity in all its forms and we look for curious individuals who thrive in an environment of change. Specifically for this role, we expect you will have;

  • Demonstrated commercial acumen, previous experience running a sizable distribution network including financials is preferred 
  • Well developed and clearly demonstrated leadership skills
  • Excellent customer-focus and prioritisation skills
  • Prior experience in safety leadership and driving and implementing a behavioural safety change program
  • Intermediate skills, and demonstrated ability to leverage Microsoft Excel, as well as the broader Microsoft package
  • Knowledge of SAP or a similar ERP system highly advantageous



Discover more… by visiting our website at www.opalanz.com


For more information please contact Dean Jones on +614 91158351 or jump right in by sending us your CV.