The Lucas Group
Job Title Business Manager Milk Supply
Date Posted 1/2/2018
Area/Specialty DAIRY/OTHER
Location Adelaide, SA
Country Australia
Job Type Full-Time Regular
Position Id GL2897
Job Description

- Senior management role

- Growth opportunity

- Attractive remuneration package

- Murray Bridge / Adelaide


This global food company has invested into well established businesses which produce high quality branded food and beverage products for Australian and global markets. The company has a range of dairy, seafood, meat and nutrition products and has established a significant position across the supply chain to improve food processing and production methods.

This company has established several large-scale dairies and invested in significant manufacturing facilities to develop high quality branded products for the consumer market.


Reporting to the Chief Operating Officer, the Business Manager will be responsible for managing and growing milk supply and the implementation and management of a fully integrated milk management system.

Key Responsibilities

  • The leadership of the milk supply team
  • Execution and implementation of milk supply and trading strategies
  • Implement and manage the new milk supply management system
  • Grow and maintain milk supply to meet QA and processing objectives
  • Monthly financial reporting
  • Develop and implement effective communication strategies
  • Maintain close relationships with milk suppliers
  • Oversee compliance to WH&S policy and requirements

Skills and Experience

  • Experience in a dairy processing environment is desirable
  • Previous experience in business management
  • Strong leadership skills and previous experience managing staff
  • Sound numeracy skills and business acumen
  • A high level of computer literacy


  • A Business, Agribusiness or Commerce degree or equivalent experience
  • Post graduate education in financial management and business management will be highly regarded


An attractive remuneration package will be negotiated to reflect skills and experience.

How To Apply

For a confidential discussion, please contact Luke Cuthbertson on +61 8 8201 9999 quoting reference number GL2897, or apply online with a resume and cover letter via the ‘Apply’ button below.