Manager, MedSurg Supply & Demand Planning - 医療機器メーカー

Location: Tokyo
Contract Type: Permanent
Salary: ¥10000000.00 - ¥15000000.00 (年収)
Specialization: Supply Chain, Procurement, Logistics & Transportation,
Sub Specialization: Demand / Supply Planning,
Contact: Junichi Kuremoto
Reference: JO-2212-477364

・Applicants must have permission to work in Japan
・Applicants must be able to speak fluent ~ native level Japanese (Equivalent to JLPT N1)

☑外資系企業 ☑英語力が必要 ☑ハイブリッド勤務(オフィスXリモートワーク) ☑フレックス勤務

Manager, MedSurg Supply & Demand Planning


Basic Function:
The position is a critical part of Japan Supply & Demand Planning (S&DP) leadership role that is responsible for providing strategic leadership for supply execution, demand planning, and inventory management for MedSurg related businesses.

This role manages to develop demand plans for businesses by leveraging statistical analysis with the cross-functional inputs, making judgment based on knowledge of the businesses, and partneing with sales, marketing, and finance teams to reflect business objectives and strategies to final consensus demand plan.

Ensuring timely shipments of stock from manufacturing to shipment from and for translating market requirements into purchase requirements, based on Demand forecasts. This position is expected to drive continuous improvement of the operation, and prioritize professional development and growth of entire S&DP team.


  • Provide leadership and mentorship for MedSurg Supply & Demand Planning (MedSurg S&DP) team members to ensure professional growth and functional competency enhancement.
  • Drive continuous improvement and process enhancement with Out-of-Box way of thinking and cross functional collaboration.
  • Represent the MedSurg S&DP process within Integrated Business Planning (IBP) process, with a high-value contribution demonstrating thought leadership, creativity in solving problems and the ability to appropriately communicate and escalate issues as needed.
  • Create and maintain high quality Demand Forecasts and Demand Forecast analytics. Assemble and analyze all data pertinent to creating/maintaining the Demand Forecast, including historical order bookings/shipments, item master data, market and macro-economic trends, seasonality, promotions, and phase in/phase outs.
  • Support execution of the product life cycle management process for all new product launches and product exits as it relates to the S&DP function. Monitor SKU levels and recommend rationalization initiatives for future consideration to Divisional leadership.
  • Achieve or exceed the identified goals and KPI targets, supporting corporate/department goals and KPI targets as directed
  • Balance excess inventory to ensure optimum inventory levels and minimum idle stock
  • Deal with Supplier Issues, Backorders and PO Invoices on Hold


  • Supply & Demand Planningのご経験(出身業界不問)
  • ピープルマネジメントのマネジメント経験
  • 流暢な日本語力とビジネスレベルの英語力 ※英語でのコミュニケーションはメールが中心ですが、緊急時や海外拠点とのテレカン(週1程度)で英語での会話も必要になります。


  • 医療機器メーカーでのご経験
  • グローバル企業でのご経験








Reference: JO-2212-477364
Seniority Level: Mid senior level
Job Function: Supply Chain