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Senior Sales Operation Planner


Toowong, QLD, AU

Company:  Goodyear

Goodyear. More Driven.


Goodyear is one of the world's largest tyre companies. A Fortune 500 company, we employ approximately 67,000 people and manufacture our products in 50 facilities in 22 countries. Goodyear is among the world's most admired companies in the motor vehicle parts sector by Fortune magazine. We have built our foundation on a commitment to forward-thinking innovation, and our industry-leading new product engine helps us bring new products to market that feature the latest advancements in materials and technologies.


About You

You will be a degree qualified, preferably in Supply Chain, Engineering or Business, analytically minded individual with a sound understanding of supply chain and business management principles. You will have great communication skills, and the ability to build and maintain relationships with both internal and external stakeholders.

  • 3 years’ experience in a similar role
  • Multi-site experience would be an advantage
  • Strong influential and interpersonal skills. 
  • Good understanding of systems capability for reporting & forecasting
  • High organizational skills
  • Great people- and relationship-building skills

About the Role 

Reporting to the Supply Chain Manager OTR AP, the primary purpose of this role is to coordinate the OTR operational processes (Sales Demand forecast and order delivery).

  • Create and maintain a demand plan based on demand meetings with the sales team and customers, that can be used to create a supply requirement.
  • Create the sales forecast and monitor deliveries against the forecast. Act as the facilitator between Sales and Supply Chain for demand and supply activities within the OTR S&OP process.
  • Reconcile the supply confirmation from the factory with the demand request.
  • Maintaining documentation for sales and production as required to support the S&OP Forecast.


Key responsibilities will include:

  • Coordinate processes between Sales and Supply Chain to ensure operational excellence that enables sales execution. 
  • Assist Sales with the forecast & execution of orders to ensure sales forecast accuracy. Assistance will include communication with the sales team to ensure forecast accuracy, ensuring internal and external customers have purchase orders in place to deliver against the plan and reporting on delivery schedules against the forecast.
  • Work closely with Supply chain, factory, and finance personnel to ensure accurate integration of the S&OP Process. The role will have input into reporting including the S&OP system, inventory reporting, the cost to serve, and transport and warehousing costs.

What’s on Offer

Goodyear Australia is committed to be an equal opportunity employer and we strive to build a diverse workforce of people who love what they do. In addition, we offer the following benefits:

  • Access to employee assistance and well-being programs
  • Attractive wage rates and benefits, including tyre discounts for you and your family
  • On-going training and career opportunities
  • Flexibility to take care of all those personal and professional requirements

An attractive salary, great location, and supportive small team make this an excellent opportunity to get involved in a leading Australian company. 
This is a full-time permanent role based in Brisbane (Toowong), QLD.


We are proud to be a workplace that champions diversity and inclusion. As an equal opportunity employer, we encourage applications from people regardless of their gender identity and expression, ethnicity, cultural background, sexual orientation, disability, and age.

All final applicants for this position will be asked to consent to a criminal record check. Please note that people with criminal records are not automatically barred from applying for this position. Each application will be considered on its merits.  Applicants must be willing to undergo pre-employment checks such as working rights and medical checks.


Goodyear is one of the world’s largest tyre companies. It employs about 62,000 people and manufactures its products in 46 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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