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Drawing on over 150 years of local manufacturing experience in Australia, and now part of Mohawk Industries, the world’s largest flooring manufacturer and a Fortune 500 NYSE listed company, Godfrey Hirst is committed to designing, creating and supplying the highest quality, most beautiful and sustainable floor coverings available.

As the market leader in flooring, our brands include Godfrey Hirst, Hycraft, Feltex Carpets, Redbook and GH Commercial and they are sold in all major flooring retail chains and commercial installations around Australia.

With three state-of-the-art manufacturing facilities in Geelong, we produce thousands of metres of expertly crafted tufted carpet each day.

With over 3,000 SKU’s, all Oceania production planning is controlled from our South Geelong Planning Department. We currently we have an exciting opportunity for a Business Analyst Graduate to join our Planning team.

About the Role

This is an amazing opportunity for an entry level or recent Graduate in IT, Economics, Commerce or a comparable discipline to commence a career wanting to understand data through investigation, analysis and report writing with a large locally based manufacturer.

The purpose of the role is to provide analytical support, valuable insight and data for the Planning team by collating, analysing and interpreting data to provide market insights and assist decision making. You will be analytical and numerate, highly motivated with a positive and proactive attitude. 

Reporting to the Oceania Planning Manager and working closely with the Planning Systems Analyst, you will play a central role in forecasting, scheduling and planning for finished goods and raw materials. You will update future demand forecasts per SKU, optimise inventory control levels, reporting and analysing sales vs demand.

The Business Analyst Graduate role provides an entry level position but will play a pivotal role for the team.

We look for disciplined people who can demonstrate entrepreneurial ability, thrive on challenges and can provide practical solutions to complex problems.  This is a very exciting time to join Godfrey Hirst as we continue with our strong demand for our fantastic flooring products.

This role is part of our Graduate Development Program, and while it is an ongoing position, you will spend time rotating through all our departments so as to deepen your understanding of our business and develop your technical and professional competencies.

About the Successful Candidate

You’ll have intermediate Excel skills and above all, you’ll love numbers and possess an analytical mind.

You must have the ability to manage deadlines and juggle multiple priorities and be wanting a long term career with a global manufacturer.

A competitive salary is offered based on skills and experience.

About the Next Step

Do more with Mohawk and Godfrey Hirst.

If you wish to join a multi-billion Fortune 500 global leader in flooring with local manufacturing, we welcome your application.

To apply click the 'Apply Now' button.


Closed 5 months ago
Closed 5 months ago
  • Job type:Graduate Jobs
  • Disciplines:

    Computer Science, Cyber Security, Engineering Software,

  • Work rights:

    Australian Permanent Resident, New Zealand

  • Locations:

    South Coast, Regional

  • Closing Date:27th Dec 2021, 12:59 pm


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