Fisher & Paykel Healthcare, Inc. General Manager - Logistics & Distribution in New Zealand

  • Lead our growing logistics & distribution team
  • Commercial partner to our global business
  • Lead Continuous Improvement initiatives

About the Role

Lead the Logistics & Distribution function by setting the global strategic and tactical direction for transportation, distribution centre operations and trade compliance to support service, cost, operations and financial objectives of Fisher & Paykel Healthcare.

Working across a global network of distribution sites you will shape the future of our business through strong commercial awareness, sound processes, innovation and an unwavering focus on the customer.

With at least five years' experience in a senior level role as a people manager, you have a continuous improvement focus, experience in strategic planning and process optimization. You enjoy people leadership, have a strong financial understanding and are continually focussed on productivity optimisation.

You are an instigator of change and pride yourself on continually striving to improve and drive operational excellence. You are confident to challenge the status quo but also possess strong change management skills that you utilise to ensure you bring others along on your journey. You have proven experience in developing high performing teams and will always find a way to navigate your way through complex and demanding situations, holding close your value of acting with integrity in everything you do.

Experience working on a global platform would be your favoured sectors and you have worked in well established environments.

About the Company

Fisher & Paykel Healthcare is a world-leading healthcare technology company specialising in devices used in respiratory care and acute care and in the treatment of obstructive sleep apnea. We are inspired by providing solutions that improve the care of millions of patients each year and improve outcomes for healthcare providers and, ultimately, global healthcare systems.

We are a global business, currently distributing our product to over 120 countries with specific plans for further international growth. We will fully utilise your current skills and give you the stretch you need to develop your career. Whilst offering the scale that comes with working for a sizeable employer, we are proud that our culture maintains flexibility and fosters innovative thinking. And all of this in New Zealand which offers its own unique lifestyle benefits.

Reference #: 45578

Posted on: 09 Mar 2018

Closes on: 26 Mar 2018 07:00

Location(s): New Zealand

Expertise: Supply Chain, Stores, Analyst, Distribution, Logistics, Procurement, Product planning

Job level(s): Indirect