Logistics Leader

Dads Pies Ltd

Silverdale, Auckland

Logistics Leader (Manufacturing, Transport & Logistics)

Full time

From a single pie shop on the water’s edge of Red Beach, Dad’s Pies has grown into a nationally pie brand and moved from being a retailer to being a value led organisation, employing over 180 people. Due to an internal promotion, we are looking for our new Logistics Leader to join our team in Silverdale.

As the Logistics Leader, you will be responsible for overseeing and optimizing the end-to-end logistics operations. Your primary focus will be on efficiently managing the movement of raw materials, intermediate goods, and finished products within the supply chain to ensure timely delivery and customer satisfaction. This role requires a strong understanding of logistics processes, supply chain management, and a keen eye for detail to identify and implement improvements.

About Accountabilities:

  • Supply Chain Coordination.
  • Inventory Management.
  • Transportation and Distribution.
  • Warehouse Operations.
  • Compliance and Regulations.
  • Continuous Improvement.
  • Team Leadership.

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Proven experience (typically 5+ years) in logistics and supply chain management, preferably within the FMCG or food manufacturing industry.
  • Strong knowledge of New Zealand’s logistics infrastructure, regulations, and customs procedures.
  • Demonstrated leadership skills with the ability to lead and motivate diverse teams.
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills, capable of identifying issues and implementing effective solutions.
  • Proficiency in using logistics and supply chain software, as well as data analysis tools.
  • Outstanding communication and interpersonal skills to interact with various stakeholders.
  • Strong organizational skills and ability to prioritize tasks in a fast-paced environment.
  • Willingness to adapt to changing business needs and industry trends.

In return, you will receive:

  • Complimentary pie each day.
  • On site café discounts.
  • Rewards program.
  • Warm family environment.
  • Dad’s Pies Wellness Program.
  • Southern Cross Health Insurance.

Dad’s Pies Purpose and Values:
Honouring Dad’s Pies values is an essential requirement of all roles as we work with our colleagues and clients and to differentiate ourselves from competitors.

Our strength lies in our purpose ‘A Better Experience for Everyone – Our People, Our Customers, Our Families’. We recognise the role we play in the lives of our people, customers and the community, and this purpose has allowed us to build a business that successfully delivers great products to customers.

  • Keep Yourself and Others Safe.
  • Follow the Recipe.
  • Have the Courage to Speak and Hear the Truth.
  • See it, make it Better.
  • Givers Get.
  • You Decide.

If you are somebody who enjoys a challenge and loves working in a team environment, we want to hear from you now!