Global Supply Chain Director

Auckland, North Island, New Zealand · Supply Chain expand job description ↓


Who is EROAD?

EROAD modernises road charging and compliance for road transport by replacing paper-based systems with easy-to-use electronic systems. EROAD introduced the world's first nationwide electronic road user charging system in New Zealand in 2009. The company is headquartered in Auckland, with offices in Portland, Oregon and is listed on the New Zealand Exchange (NZX)

The Role

We are looking for a Global Supply Chain Director to lead and develop our hardware products and supply chain from end to end.

You will have full responsibility in sourcing new products, planning, configuration and continuous improvement of existing products. Leading a team, you will be responsible for technical and development of hardware and manufacturing for EROAD products.

This position will act as a link with the R&D department, making recommendations for what technical features can be supported and delivering the final end solution.

This is an exciting and varied role and will be reporting directly to the COO. You will be a self-starter and comfortable in leading and mentoring staff, whilst also driving new initiatives.


Who are you?

Extensive experience in Electronic distribution, engineering, product sourcing, procurement and planning.

You have in depth knowledge of B2B electronics supply chain

Familiar with analysis and leadership in processes related to document control, BOMs, ECOs, component management and lifecycle planning.

Deep understanding of product validation testing and QA/QC protocols.

Experience in the cross-functional process of introducing new products to market.

Strong stakeholder management, ideally in an international setting.


  • Proven leadership and management skills
  • Proven experience in achieving and exceeding targets
  • Experience overseeing entire production processes and global supply chain
  • Knowledge of product testing and analysis: Knowledge of global certifications preferred.
  • Understanding of end to end Supply Chain Management process (scheduling, manufacturing, warehousing, fulfilment and reverse logistics)


A strong technical background, especially within the Industrial Engineering space.


Benefits of working at EROAD:

This is an excellent opportunity to join one of New Zealand's fastest growing high-tech companies.

Our headquarters are in Albany, so if you live on the Shore you'll have a short commute, free car park, be five minutes' walk from the bus station and so close to the beach you can enjoy a lunchtime swim.

EROAD offers a competitive salary and benefits, excellent career development opportunities, and a fun, fast-paced work environment. We ensure you have the tools, technology and training to do your best work.

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