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Senior Project Manager

Green Chef

Green Chef

Sydney, Australia
Posted on Monday, June 5, 2023

The role

Reporting into the Head of Continuous Improvement & Transformation, as Senior Project Manager you'll be responsible for elevating the CI and Transformation function as in-house Procurement and Supply Chain Consulting. In close collaboration with the International and Local Upstream and Downstream team, you will be responsible to lead and/or support strategic transformation and continuous improvement initiatives in our fulfillment center, our upstream supply chain, or with our suppliers.

Above all, we are looking for people who will make HelloFresh better. We believe there are many different ways of developing skills and we love diverse experiences! So even if you don’t “tick all the boxes” but think you’d thrive in this role, we would really like to learn more about you.

You will...

  • Align with Head of Continuous Improvement and Transformation on project pipeline every quarter and meet PC1 (COGS) and PC2 targets
  • KPI-based management of continuous improvement projects and initiatives in an international supply chain (in 7+ markets)
  • Lead supplier process reviews and hold suppliers accountable for meeting HelloFresh specifications
  • Benchmarking, best practice exchange and standardization of sourcing & supply chain processes to optimize handling and ensure products meet quality standards
  • Implement best practices across functions and lead high-impact strategy projects (e.g., Value Stream Mapping, Process Restructuring, Lean Manufacturing, Demand Planning, Insourcing, etc.)
  • Lead and drive Organizational Transformation Projects with cross-market stakeholders to drive desired outcome
  • Manage continuous improvement of methods, systems and tools that will help our operations teams to manage capacity on an ongoing basis as well as deliver higher process efficiency
  • Problem solving - Identify, Prioritize, Structure, and Solve an array of other complex business problems, using analytics and business judgment
  • Create a task-force approach and spirit within the procurement community to provide execution support to our international category managers

You have/are..

  • Extensive experience preferably in a top-tier consulting or in a continuous improvement role with track record leading operational improvement projects
  • Six sigma green belt or similar qualification is a plus
  • An exceptional academic record with degree from top tier college or University (Engineering or Business degrees preferred)
  • Exemplary and demonstrable stakeholder management experience across diverse stakeholder groups
  • Solid process competency in lean methods, problem solving techniques, root cause analysis, and structuring of complex improvement projects
  • Superior analytical skills and operational modeling capabilities connected to strategic thinking
  • Progressive supply chain leadership mindset
  • Demonstrated ability to enforce metrics that drive efficiency, measure performance and reduce costs, combined with a good sense of hands on mentality
  • Interest to frequently travel abroad (40-60% of the time)

What you’ll get in return…

  • The chance to have a significant impact on one of the fastest-growing global food technology companies in an exciting growth phase
  • Company discount - 70% off HelloFresh boxes
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Egoless environment, constant learning with room for personal growth
  • Free access to Headspace
  • HelloFresh Academies - monthly internal learning & development
  • A diverse and vibrant international environment, with offices in 18 countries

Start Date: ASAP

Duration: Permanent full time role. You must have the right to work full-time in Australia/New Zealand.

Location: Chippendale Head Office, Sydney - currently partly working from home #Hybrid