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Logistics Leader

Salary: AU$130000 - AU$160000 per annum + Super and relocation assist

Dubbo NSW

Your Employer

Our client is Australia’s leading rail freight operator, transporting 250 million tonnes of local commodities to the international market. Offering large-scale supply chain operations, our client also provides specialised rail design, engineering, construction, management and maintenance solutions.

The Role

Reporting to the Regional Manager, the role of Logistics Leader will be responsible for the daily operation of logistics services by providing safe, efficient and customer focused solutions including the management of staff and customers.

Committed to your team’s capability, knowledge and safety at all times, your duties may include but not be limited to:

  • Direct and manage the allocation, utilisation and deployment of resources to meet all operational and customer needs
  • Develop methods for the safe resolution of non-routine problems through current procedures and continuous improvement initiatives
  • Liaise and collaborate with other relevant departments to achieve objectives
  • Develop and monitor financial budgets
  • Manage asset utilisation to maximise financial results, increasing labour productivity
  • Maximise sales and general freight opportunities
  • Provide frontline leadership to employees

Skills & Experience

  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in the logistics and/or heavy industry (essential)
  • Tertiary qualifications in Leadership, Business Management or Logistics
  • HR – Heavy Rigid driver’s licence (desirable)
  • Experience and knowledge of SAP (desirable)
  • Extensive knowledge of operations, preferably of road and rail transport
  • Strong ability to influence and negotiate with diverse work groups and stakeholders
  • High level of knowledge and understanding of Safety practices


  • Attractive remuneration and bonus eligibility
  • Development and growth opportunities
  • Relocation assistance
  • Discounts on selected health insurance funds, personal travel, gyms, vehicles and retail brands
  • Parental leave program and Super Booster
  • Access to female and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander mentoring programs

Choose Agri Talent

Agri Talent provides permanent recruitment and executive search services exclusively for Australian agribusiness. Our extensive digital network connects high calibre candidates to diverse and exciting roles with respected clients across Australia’s agriculture sector.

For more information or a confidential discussion, please contact Ben Frazer, Recruitment Consultant, Agri Talent: 0439 093 516