Procurement Officer

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 Opal Australian Paper Division is the home of Reflex and is a leading employer in the beautiful Latrobe Valley. With over 850 team members on site, the Maryvale Paper Mill is the largest manufacturing plant in the Opal portfolio.  


We have an exciting opportunity for a motivated Procurement Officer to join the Procurement team at our Maryvale Paper Mill.


You will contribute to the success of Opal by:

  • Scheduling of deliveries (packaging, chemicals, machine clothing & brown paper waste) across multiple vendors to suit the mills forecast usage requirements. 
  • Assist team with, stocktaking and stock reconciliation. 
  • Assist team in analysing usages and improve accuracy of data.
  • Back fill team members during peak periods, or when they are on leave.
  • Liaison with key industry, internal and other external stakeholders on matters relating to policy, sustainability and development.
  • Quality checking and management (including issue resolution) of all incoming and outgoing stock.


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.


Ideally you will possess the following:

  • Experience in a similar operational manufacturing environment.
  • Excellent communication skills- Verbal & Written.
    Excellent computer software skills – SAP highly regarded.
  • Qualifications in Business / Commerce or other relevant discipline.
  • Demonstrated experience in Procurement or commercial role.  
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For more information, please contact Dean Jones on or jump right in by sending us your CV.