Experience

  • Materials Planner

    at Finisar

    June 2019 - September 2019

    State of New South Wales

    • Managed production plan for all open customer orders and the forecasts. • Reviewed material requirements and raised purchase requisitions to satisfy the requirements. • Set up material planning attributes in Oracle ERP and ran weekly min-max reports. • Communicated and negotiated with internal and external suppliers to source the required materials. • Interacted with the wider engineering and production team with respect to any potential problems with the material flow. • The first point of contact for the internal sales team around the globe and responsible for updating the lead times for any future customer orders considering the current production demands. • I was briefly involved in setting up material planning for some of the New Product Development (NPD) projects.

  • Supply Coordinator

    at Tarocash - Retail Apparel Group

    September 2018 - May 2019

    State of New South Wales

    • Managed Imports from overseas factories based on the product timeline in accordance with the master schedule. • Approved bookings with the freight forwarders and assisted them with the necessary customs clearance paperwork from the source. • Interacted with the forwarders on a regular basis and communicated any potential issues with the wider product and planning team. • Analysed the peak and off-peak demand and reported to the logistics manager to ensure the container availability at the best possible price as possible. • Managed and approved the container consolidation (FCL & LCL) report for weekly shipments. • Managed delivery bookings with the warehouse team efficiently to reduce container storage costs during the peak period. • Responsible for authorizing the payments for the supplier invoices and freight invoices. • Receipting shipments into ERP system (Harmony) in preparation for allocations to stores from the warehouse.

  • Merchandise Allocator

    at Lagardere Travel Retail

    June 2017 - June 2018

    State of New South Wales

    I was responsible for the replenishment and stock allocation of beverages & confectionary category for 50+ stores (700 SKUs) under the travel essential division of the business. • Analysed sales data and managed store inventory to maximise stock availability in store. • Raised purchase orders to maintain stock availability to meet varying demands; promotional calendar or any other special buys. • Coordinated stock transfers to clear down obsolescence (6% target). • Reviewed inventory reports for the stores and warehouses to reduce the out of stock (

  • Online Manager

    at Woolworths

    April 2015 - October 2016

    State of New South Wales

    I was responsible for overseeing the day to day operations of a dedicated online fulfilment centre. I led a huge team (average 70 staff) in a single operational shift and made sure the deliverables are met all the time. • Improved customer satisfaction through efficient management of online orders. • Proactive in addressing inventory issues and improve fulfilment rates of customer orders to 98% (first choice products). • Improved operational efficiency by implementing process changes with the support of the wider management team. • Planned and forecasted warehouse staff requirements by executing efficient weekly rostering using Kronos planner. • Managed staff performance and improved staff productivity to 80% mark through implementing performance measures. • Implemented the company’s quality audit process to manage and reduce customer complaints. • Ensured efficient handover to the despatch team to assist them to deliver on time.

Education

  • Post Graduate Certificate in Supply Chain and Logistics Management

    at RMIT

    2017 - at Present (3 years)

  • Masters in Engineering Management

    at University of Technology, Sydney

    2008 - 2009 (1 year) State of New South Wales

Languages

  • English Native

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