Supply Chain Manager – Brisbane

  • Based in Brisbane’s Cannon Hill head office with on-site parking provided
  • New role created to support management of an extensive international supply chain for Abacus dx and Big Green Surgical
  • Fantastic work environment and team culture
  • Abacus dx and Big Green Surgical operate in demanding healthcare environments where you will focus on service levels and supplier/partner relationships

The position requires a customer-focused supply chain and logistics professional who will join a dynamic operations team. You have an enquiring mind and can manage a high transaction load both productively and accurately. You can facilitate improved internal and external customer service and optimise freight partner and supplier/partner relationships. 


Reporting to the Operations Director, key duties include:

  • Ensuring effective service and delivery performance through liaison with sales, commercial, technical services, customer care teams
  • Applying an understanding of the drivers of product demand and the planning required to maintain optimal inventory levels
  • Compiling purchase orders and allocating freight partners to meet customer requirements
  • Analysing inventory status for lines freighted by sea, scheduling purchase orders to maintain service levels
  • Sourcing and comparing freight quotes for inbound and inter-company logistics shipments
  • Processing customs/biosecurity clearance of inbound shipments
  • Maintaining the Sage 300 ERP catalogue
  • Ensuring the operations department runs smoothly in the absence of the Operations Director
  • Minimum Diploma or Bachelor level qualification in a relevant field
  • A proven ability to manage a sizeable catalogue across numerous international supplier/partners, ideally with knowledge of biological imports
  • Demonstrated proficiency in implementing complex supply chain business processes
  • High standard of verbal and written communication skills to foster effective relationships with international partners
  • Demonstrated ability to apply worksheets or other semi-automated methods to supply chain analysis
  • Proficient user of Microsoft Office, especially MS Excel
  • Ongoing training and development
  • Energetic working environment and team culture
  • Great public transport options around the office
  • Office location close to cafes and other amenities
  • Highly competitive salary and other benefits
ABOUT Abacus dx

Abacus dx is a leading distributor of medical diagnostic and life science products. Our success is attributed to our dedication in sourcing high quality, niche products and by providing the highest levels of sales, marketing and technical support. We pride ourselves on our values: Inspire, Empower, Excel.

ABOUT Big Green Surgical

Big Green Surgical is a provider of specialised healthcare solutions across various surgical specialties throughout Australia and New Zealand. We represent 20 international suppliers of innovative products, supported by a caring and trusted team of industry professionals.

Please submit your application letter and detailed resume through the Seek website. Applications without a cover letter will not be considered. Please phone 1800 222 287 for further information.