Full time

We are looking for an experienced Procurement Manager to join our team and assume responsibility for the procurement of food grade oysters that are reflective of our brand promise of quality.

With the application of your industry leading relationship and quality standards acumen, the successful incumbent will be responsible for all food grade oyster procurement from both internal and external suppliers.

Working with your internal stakeholders across our Marine operations, processing, sales, support services functions, this role requires a strategic negotiator who can operate in a fast-moving environment and retain a high level of quality assurance and accuracy.

As an industry leader, Australia’s Oyster Coast prides itself on the highest level of professionalism and integrity, with this role fostering and sustaining positive relationships with independent farmers throughout NSW.

The successful candidate is a person who never walks past an issue, who works with business stakeholders to help the organisation realise its full potential. In return you will be part of an exciting business with lots of opportunities to grow and develop your professional career while enjoying the lifestyle of regional Australia.

The successful candidate must demonstrate the ability to work within a fast paced and agile environment, with the foresight and agility to solve challenges before they become obstacles that are unmanageable and impact our customer service proposition.

Job requirements include:

  • Applying your highly regarded industry reputation to lead the procurement of food grade oysters for the business.

  • Apply your procurement acumen to ensure the demonstration of optimised and consistent procurement strategies that align with AOC oyster quality standards, ensuring alignment within the parameters of estuary specific seasonality.

  • Deliver optimised product matching for customers.

  • Compliance with internal procurement policy and procedures and external legislative requirements.

  • Compliance with food safe and export harvest requirements, including preparation of any export documentation as required.

  • Undertake farm visits with AOC and external farmers to foster high standards of communication and relationships of trust and integrity that reflect AOC quality standard.

  • Prepare and communicate monthly, seasonal, and annual procurement quantities.

  • Collaborate on the annual budgeting and re-forecasting processes.


Attributes required:

  • Highly regarded strategic negotiation skills

  • Business qualifications (advantageous)

  • Aquaculture industry experienced

  • Supply chain and procurement experience within the food safety or processing highly desirable.

  • Stakeholder management experience, with demonstrated highly personable and friendly communication manner that builds trustful and sustainable relationships.

  • Ability to prioritise, multitask and manage time efficiently, with excellent attention to detail.

  • Punctual and reliable coupled with a professional work ethic and willingness to learn.

  • Ability to work both autonomously and in a team environment.

  • Aptitude in working with Microsoft Office products.

  • ERP experience (advantageous).

  • Demonstrated continuous improvement aptitude.

  • Demonstrated ability to collaborate with multiple departments across the organisation.


Regional NSW travel may be required, as is a current driver’s licence.

If you are looking to join a fast growing, professional organisation and have the above mentioned demonstrated experience we are interested in hearing from you.


When applying for this position please send your application and resume to at your earliest opportunity.



We are seeking candidates with HR driving experience and skills for ours operations. Batemans Bay to Sydney run — Immediate start.

You are required to be reliable, strong record keeping skills, pleasant and approachable work style.


HR Drivers licence is essential. Preferably to have a fork lift licence.


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Casual Full Time

We are seeking candidates with sound marine farming experience and skills for our farming operation.


You will need to work autonomously, work within a team environment, show initiative and have strong communication skills.


Preferably to have drivers, boat & fork lift licences.


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Australia’s Oyster Coast is always looking for talented people to join the team. If you would like to express your interest in areas such as processing, farming, sales and administration please send a covering letter and resume to

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Australia’s Oyster Coast provides opportunity for young locals to join the team through our internship program. We have successfully brought through several interns who now have permanent roles within the company. The program can include processing, farming or administration work. If you would like to register your interest please send your resume to   


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