Logistics Automation Analyst


We are currently looking for a Logistics Automation Analyst to support the identification, prioritisation, business case formulation and delivery execution of warehouse automation applications throughout the Lion Dairy & Drinks logistics network. Reporting to the Automation Leader and located at our Docklands office, this is a key role in building business cases within Logistics to enable the delivery of key strategic projects.


You will map current baseline operational profiles and process flows across the Lion Dairy & Drinks warehouse network, identify areas of operational inefficiency and opportunity for potential automation applications, and research and engage the marketplace to identify and understand current and emerging technologies for relevant automation application.


Responsibilities also include the coordination, project management and the delivery of the business case phase within specific Logistics projects. You will collaborate between a variety of stakeholders, SMEs and external providers. You will proactively build and maintain excellent engagement at all levels to ensure alignment between business strategy, technology methodology and solution delivery.


Your experience within Logistics operational environments, combined with your knowledge of automation and associated tools and processes will be highly regarded, combined with your demonstrated ability to deliver sustainable Continuous Improvement. Experience with SAP or similar systems preferred.

You are skilled at interpreting data and can provide valuable insights to target audiences. You will bring your previous project management experience to help plan and establish timeframes to deliver against. With excellent relationship management, you will be confident in facilitation and presenting to a variety of stakeholders.


You may have seen that Kirin & Lion have announced the sale of Dairy & Drinks business to Mengniu Dairy Company Limited (Mengniu Dairy) on a standalone basis, pending regulatory approvals. We believe this sale will allow Dairy & Drinks to benefit from access to leading-edge dairy research and development capability as well as further investment as part of the Mengniu Dairy business.


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