Supply Manager

Sydney, New South Wales, au
Company: Marley Spoon
Category: Sales and Related Occupations
Published on 2021-08-05 19:19:07


Marley Spoon is the new way to cook. We bring delightful, market fresh, and easy cooking back to the people. We’re a well-funded and publicly listed company (ASX: MMM). We operate across 3 continents and in 6 countries with over +1500 employees worldwide. Being passionate foodies, we are using technology to reinvent the global food supply chain to reduce food waste.

In the end, it’s simple: We started Marley Spoon because we love cooking!

We are now looking for a passionate and driven Supply Manager to join our growing Purchasing team. The successful candidate will provide support to the team at our Sydney Fulfilment Centre, executing strategy through developing financial business models; streamlining and reengineering existing business processes and providing support to management for the purchasing of packaging and non-foods.

This role reports to our Head of Purchasing & Inventory and works very closely with our Strategic Sourcing, Production, Culinary, Supply Chain and Quality Assurance teams, managing suppliers On Time Delivery, Fulfilment Rate, Quality Score, and ordering and forecasting based on predictions of the customer orders and sourcing the required goods for production.


  • Develop and maintain strong relationships with suppliers, negotiating as needed
  • Identify trends and provides insight into ways to achieve strategy execution and improve packaging and non-food processes.
  • Manage current and forecasted demand, managing the PO process to ensure accuracy, timely delivery and quality to cater production requirements across all non-food categories
  • Daily communication with suppliers, production, and operations team to ensure seamless end-end processes and constant improvement to ensure customer satisfaction
  • Gather, manipulate, and transform data from different sources to generate reports and improve the efficiency and accuracy of several workflows for the purchasing team
  • Managing vendor performance, always ensuring a high level of accountability and adherence to agreed KPI's
  • Measure supply chain performance and report to management and cross-functional teams
  • Partner with cross-functional teams to ensure customer needs are thoroughly understood, and that processes and systems are implemented to address those needs
  • Ad hoc analysis and projects as required
  • Requirements

  • Degree in a relevant discipline
  • 5+ years of experience in Procurement and Supply Chain in the FMCG industry
  • Experience with Google Docs and ERP systems, Nav experience would be advantageous
  • Advanced Microsoft Excel skills with the ability to manipulate data and provide/present useful analytics to Management
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, dynamic and collaborative business environment with a knack for problem solving and conflict resolution
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills and the ability to influence and engage internal and external stakeholders of all levels
  • Ability to develop and plan efficient ordering processes, based on MOQ (Minimum order quantities), lead times and shelf life.
  • Adaptability and flexibility, as this is not your typical 9-5 role
  • Benefits

  • Entrepreneurial mindsets no matter where you are looking
  • Flat hierarchies and a great team spirit
  • True ownership and real responsibilities
  • The opportunity to learn on a daily basis while having a true impact
  • Act in an environment where we get things done without having formal hurdles
  • The possibility to learn about everything that you are curious about, regardless of which function or department
  • Discounted Marley Spoon boxes
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Additional Leave Days
  • Did we get your attention? Curious to know more? Have a sneak peek inside our culture:

    At Marley Spoon we recognise the value of and strongly support the principles of equal employment opportunities in recruitment and in the workplace. We aim to recruit a diverse range of people with a diverse range of talents to help us achieve our goals and delight each other on the way.

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