Logistics Assistant Manager - Food Company

Location: Tokyo, Japan
Job Type: Permanent
Salary ¥7000000.00 - ¥10000000.00 per annum
Specialization: Supply Chain, Procurement, Logistics & Transportation
Sub Specialization: Inventory Planning / Inventory Control, Logistics, Distribution
Contact: Yuki Naito
Reference: JO-2008-446239
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[Company Description]
Global Food Company

Logistics Operation

  • Lead the warehouse operations and delivery services to be best in class (communication, logistics operation efficiency, logistics quality and service level) .
  • Lead regular communication with logistics companies and provide complete pipeline visibility.
  • Manage day-to-day operations in entire logistics operation tasks in corporation with customer care team manager and supply planners.
  • Manage import operation service with import coordination supplier.

Cost Management

  • Lead continuous improvement activities for logistics operation / network to achieve target.
  • Manage supply related cost (storage, handling, flight to customer, drayage, etc.) and lead tender with logistics third parties.

Drive Cross-Functional Collaborations

  • Lead customer collaboration with customer care team manager and sales operation team.
  • Lead any logistics related projects (eg. Digital Commerce, Network study, new warehouse launch project).
  • Support logistics governance / quality leader in the area Quality in Distribution (i.e. pest control, logistics audit, and logistics quality) in collaboration with Q&FS team.
  • Input any impact to business to co-pilot / sales team from logistics perspective.
  • Support supply operation manager in setting department Vision/Mission, developing team strategy, and engaging operation team members.

Supporting Team Engagement and Talent Developments:

  • Lead the team engagement activities supporting pipeline manager.
  • Support team's talent development through coaching and supervising a junior associate.
  • Lead x-functional collaboration projects as a co-creation hub.


  • Bachelor degree
  • Logistics Management Skills
  • English (Business Level / TOEIC > 800)

[Employment Type]
Full time

7M~10M JPY
(Experiences and skills will be considered)


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