Senior Logistics Officer – Humanitarian Logistics Capability Program at Palladium, Brisbane, Australia

Deadline: 7 March 2019

Palladium is currently seeking applications from the eligible applicants for the post of Senior Logistics Officer – Humanitarian Logistics Capability Program in Brisbane, Australia.

The Senior Logistics Officer will support the management and implementation of effective and efficient operational, financial and compliance activities to deliver the program in accordance with contractual obligations, company policies, Group Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) and Guidelines and client rules and regulations.

Palladium’s mission is to catalyze an enriched future for all.

Key Jobs Responsibilities

The Senior Logistics Officer will perform the following functions:

  • Support and coordinate project delivery and implementation with a strong emphasis on warehouse, logistic and procurement operations, contract management and financial management requirements.
  • Maintain receiving, warehousing, and distribution operations by developing, coordinating, and implementing program, operational, and personnel policies and warehouse procedures.
  • Assist with project financial / cash flow planning by monitoring expenditure against budgets and forecasts, operating expenses and procurement.
  • Supervise the Brisbane based Logistics Associate (PTE), provide oversite and supervision for day labour and provide technical support and advice to the Sydney based logistical team.
  • Provide specialist warehousing services advice on storage solutions to meet operational objectives, including identification of appropriate options, operational risks and constraints.
  • Ensure risk management and work, health and safety principles and processes are used when recommending solutions.
  • Draft, implement and recommend improvements to SOPs and other associated process and procedures.
  • Plan and co-ordinate the incoming goods, storage, and dispatch of items in a timely and efficient manner to achieve team objectives/client requirements.
  • Negotiate competitive rates and as required, coordinate the placement of air, land and sea bookings direct with service providers as well as relevant support documentation as applicable.
  • Support emergency response operations as required and provide assistance in the management of large-scale logistical response activities.
  • Comply with all industry legislation, regulations and codes across import and export operations to and from Australia and other regions of the world.

Eligibility Criteria

Applicants must have:

  • Experience in logistics operations and warehousing and/or freight distribution centres with exposure to freight forwarding.
  • Tertiary Qualification in Logistics or related field.
  • Ability to undertake industry training were required, including but not limited to.
  • RACA – Transport Security Program (TSP).
  • Dangerous Goods (all modes).
  • Work Place Health and Safety.
  • First Aid.
  • Proven knowledge of warehouse policies and procedures as well as previous experience with Inventory Management Systems.
  • Proven ability to develop collaborative relationships with internal and external stakeholders.

How to Apply

Applicants must submit their applications through online process.

For more information, please visit Palladium.