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Logistics and Supply Chain Coordinator

Job number 680756 Work type: Permanent - Full Time Location: Darwin, Berimah Categories: Transport Operations & Logistics

Position: Logistics and Supply Chain Coordinator

Location: Darwin

Remuneration/Benefit: Competitive remuneration and benefits

About the role:

Based in Darwin, this role reports to the Port Services Superintendent. We are looking for someone who is an experienced port operator with strong analytical skills, and a strong commitment to safety and customer outcomes. This role will be responsible for all planning, executing, and liaising in operational activities and customer interfaces at the Port to provide a safe, reliable, and efficient operational network while maintaining stakeholder, customer relationships for all operations.

You will:

  • Plan, coordinate and manage the end-to-end operational requirements.
  • Liaise with operators and all other relevant internal and external stakeholders regarding capacity plans, scheduling, approvals and infrastructure works for the purpose of maximising capacity.
  • Develop and maintain positive relationships with customers at an operational/logistics level to determine improvements in our service offering.
  • Prepare, review and distribute daily and weekly customer reports.
  • Provide a revenue protection function by checking of inwards and outwards freight rates and applying necessary adjustments as required and implementing correct freight debits to customer revenue stream.
  • Maintain Aurizon performance reporting for the precinct ensuring Customer obligations is achieved.
  • Apply conceptual and analytical skills to enhance and optimise delivery of services on time and maximise capacity utilisation by driving productivity and process improvements to meet the agreed performance and customer service standards.
  • Supervise and assist local incident management and undertake investigations as they arise within the operational environments.

About you:

  • You will hold a relevant tertiary qualification, or extensive relevant industry experience
  • Great attention to detail and problem-solving skills
  • Sound verbal communication skills and the ability to work within a team environment 
  • Demonstratable ability to build strong customer relationships.
  • Exhibit strong analytical skills.
  • Possess a high level of interpersonal skills and communication skills, written and oral.
  • Knowledge of stevedoring operations.

What we offer you:             

At Aurizon, we support the development and growth of our employees. With a national portfolio of operations, we offer long-term and exciting career opportunities. 

Some of our benefits include:

  • Development and growth opportunities.
  • Access to mentoring and development programs.
  • Discounts on selected health insurance funds, personal travel, gyms, vehicles and retail brands.
  • Parental leave program and super booster.

About Aurizon.

Aurizon is Australia’s largest rail freight operator and a top 100 ASX company. Each year, we deliver more than 250 million tonnes of Australian commodities right across the country. Aurizon is crucial to the Australian economy, connecting miners, primary producers and industry with international and domestic markets. 

Look to Aurizon for a diverse and collaborative culture.

At Aurizon, we are proud of our diverse, collaborative, creative and high-performance culture. We celebrate the contribution of every employee and provide opportunities for career development in a dynamic, caring, and inclusive work environment.

To learn about us and our company values, please visit


Advertised: 16 Nov 2023 Applications close: 08 Dec 2023