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National Inventory Manager

Date: Aug 7, 2018

Location: Richmond, VIC, AU

Company: Goodyear

Goodyear. More Driven.


About You

With experience in distribution resource planning, inventory management and supply planning, you will enjoy leading a function that is a key enabler to business success and customer satisfaction. You will have a keen eye for detail, thrive in a busy environment and be skilled at driving results in a timely fashion. Decision making will be backed by data and good judgement and you will be capable of planning ahead and able to adapt to a continually changing landscape. Your communication and influencing abilities will be skilled with stakeholders of all levels, and you will also be able to inspire a small team to achieve success.


About the role

Reporting to the Supply Chain Director and managing 2 supply chain specialists, this role ensures that Goodyear can meet customer requirements across Australia and New Zealand by ensuring stock is available at the right locations at the right time. This includes:

  • Ensuring there is a systematic process for determining which goods, in what quantity, at which location, and when are required in meeting anticipated demand
  • Ensuring inventory management is cost effective and the detailed supply & logistics and domestic stock transport budget are fully understood
  • Developing strong relationships and liaising closely with key stakeholders to achieve high customer service levels at the optimal working captial cost
  • Working closely with the regional teams to implement Supply Network Planning and ensure that Goodyear Dunlop Australia's use of SAP is world class


What’s on offer

This is a great opportunity to be able to see the direct impact on your actions in the success of Goodyear in Australia and New Zealand. Not every day is the same however you will regularly feel the achievement of satisfying the needs of the end customer. The role also provides an opportunity to build relationships and work regularly with a broad range of internal stakeholders in Australia and overseas.


This is a full-time role based in Richmond, VIC and offers an attractive salary package to the right applicant.


Goodyear is one of the world’s largest tyre companies. It employs about 65,000 people and manufactures its products in 47 facilities in 21 countries around the world. Its two Innovation Centers in Akron, Ohio and Colmar-Berg, Luxembourg strive to develop state-of-the-art products and services that set the technology and performance standard for the industry. For more information about Goodyear and its products, go to

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