First listed on: 06 May 2022
Logistics Services Manager

Executive Level 1
$106,074 - $119,651 (plus Super)
Townsville - QLD 

The Role
This is an exciting and dynamic position that will see the successful person influencing and shaping the logistic and commercial strategies of Defence in the North Queensland region. In this position you will also be responsible for contributing to, and implementing, strategic level changes within the regional logistic services that Defence provides through contracted services. The position plays a pivotal role in the organisation, and is responsible for leadership and management of the primary logistic services, including equipment maintenance, warehousing and distribution.

About our Team
The Joint Logistics Unit, North Queensland is a Townsville based, mixed military and civilian organisation that delivers a range of logistic services to Australian Defence Force elements operating across North Queensland. It also provides logistic advice and support to other government agencies and allied foreign forces on occasions.  The Unit has five main sites over a large geographic footprint across North Queensland. This position is a critical APS contributor to the achievement of strategic Defence capabilities in the North Queensland Region and is a role in which public servants can broaden their personal profile and gain significant experience that will assist them to progress their career.

Our Ideal Candidate
The successful person will need to have exceptional communication and interpersonal skills and the ability to interpret strategic policy to deliver operational and tactical level logistic effects, whilst being efficient in the expenditure of resources.  You will also have substantial experience in leading teams, logistics, contract management and performance monitoring, as well as the ability to collaborate with key stakeholders to understand the dynamic Defence environment and deliver tailored support solutions. 

Application Closing Date: Wednesday 01 June 2022

For further information please review the job information pack, reference JCG/01751/22 on



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