Occupation Profile – Supply and Distribution Manager – (ANZSCO 133611) – Skilled / Employer-Sponsored Migration

ANZSCO Code133611
Occupations in this Group133611 Supply and Distribution Manager
DescriptionPlans, organises, directs, controls and coordinates the supply, storage and distribution of goods produced by an organisation.
Skill Level1
SpecialisationLogistics Manager
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Ordnance Corps Officer (Army)
Supply Chain Manager
Supply Officer (Navy)
Transport Corps Officer (Army)
Occupation ListShort-term Skilled Occupation List (STSOL)
Combined list of eligible skilled occupations for subclasses 457 and 186
CaveatsExcludes any of the following positions:

  • based in a front-line retail setting;
  • that predominately involve direct client transactional interaction on a regular basis;
  • with businesses that have an annual turnover of less than AUD$1M unless they involve an intra-company transfer to which an international obligation applies;
  • that have a nominated base salary of less than AUD$65,000 unless they involve an intra-corporate transfer to which an international trade obligation applies.
Caveat Relevant ‘note’ no. in instrument3,11,20
Tasks-determining, implementing and monitoring purchasing, storage and distribution strategies, policies and plans
-preparing and implementing plans to maintain required stock levels at minimum cost
-negotiating contracts with suppliers to meet quality, cost and delivery requirements
-monitoring and reviewing storage and inventory systems to meet supply requirements and control stock levels
-operating recording systems to track all movements of supplies and finished goods, and ensuring re-ordering and re-stocking at optimal times
-liaising with other departments and customers concerning requirements for outward goods and associated forwarding transportation
-overseeing the recording of purchase, storage and distribution transactions
-directing staff activities and monitoring their performance
Skills Assessment AuthorityAustralian Institute of Management
Related OccupationsNone
State Sponsorship OptionsSkilled Nominated visa (subclass 190) Sponsorship
Skilled Regional (Provisional) visa (subclass 489) Sponsorship
English RequirementsCompetent English (e.g. IELTS: at least 6 in each skill)