As a tech-savvy and young supply chain professional, Chontelle has a keen interest in improving the standardisation and automation of key processes within procurement and creating sustainable supply chain practices.
Her passion for supply chain began straight from high school as a Procurement Cadet at BlueScope Steel. Chontelle held a number of Procurement Analyst and Procurement Specialist roles at BlueScope Steel.
After managing a full-time workload alongside study, she was awarded her degree in Supply Chain Management with Distinction in 2017.
Chontelle was named a Top 100 Future Leader by GradConnection and was a finalist for the Nestlé Supply Chain Award.
Chontelle now works as a Next Gen Supply Chain Graduate at Nestlé in the Southern Distribution Centre Operations Management team. Chontelle is passionate about shaping businesses to attract new generations and women to pursue supply chain careers. She is a keen advocate for raising the profile of the procurement function to ensure it is seen as a ‘sexy’ job and becomes a highly sought-after career option for the new generations.