Distribution Supervisor

About Ingham’s

 Ingham’s proudly employs approximately 1200 people in all aspects of poultry production across New Zealand. We are a fully integrated farming, primary and further processing poultry production business focused on quality and safety. At Ingham’s we are continually striving for business excellence and innovative growth initiatives whilst maintaining the traditional Ingham’s values.

As a Distribution Supervisor, your role will be involved in engaging and leading your team with the goal of outperforming! With many moving parts, this role will see you focus on front line operations support, ensuring customer service levels are maximised and supply rates are achieved. Responsibilities of this role include but are not limited to;

  • Driving performance on a daily basis across the distribution centre ensuring delivery on time with sensitive supply chain deadlines
  • Partnering with internal stakeholders to ensure that relevant policies and procedures are clearly defined, communicated and effective
  • Partnering with planning team to discuss and determine demand, supply and labour requirements
  • Conducting recruitment requirements where necessary
  • Providing coaching and feedback to your team with the goal of upskilling each member
  • Engaging, leading, motivating and developing your team through effective people management strategies ensuring capability of people to achieve individual, team and overall site objectives
  • Building depth with the team and create opportunities for advancement

 To be successful in this role: 

  • Experience in managing warehouse and distribution centres
  • Excellent knowledge of supply chain logistics within an FMCG environment including demonstrable understanding of Cold Chain Operations, Good Manufacturing Practices and HACCP
  • Strong communication skills with the ability to work across multiple teams and levels
  • Competent in Microsoft Office
  • Strong problem solving skills
  • Ability to coach and develop others, monitor and measure performance and provide direct feedback.
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Be able to think on your feet and adjust quickly to change

This role is a busy but rewarding one, so having excellent attention to detail and time management will be essential. The hours for this role are 2:00pm - 10:30pm.


  • You will receive extensive training and will be a part of a well-recognised Australasian company moving from strength to strength.
  • You will be joining a motivated and driven team.
  • You will receive staff discount on product ranges produced by Ingham's

If this role is of interest to you, please submit your application and include a copy of your CV.

*We will only be considering applicants that are currently based within New Zealand and have the valid right to work requirements*

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