Account Manager - Consumer Goods Retailer

Location: Tokyo, Japan
Job Type: 正社員
Salary ¥8000000 - ¥11000000 per annum
Specialization: サプライチェーン、購買、物流
Sub-specialization 倉庫管理, 物流・ロジスティクス
お問合せ Peter Doolan
参照 JO-1810-405442

[Company Summary ]
Global Consumer Goods Retailer


  • Continuously transform our mix of delivery providers in order to engineer a delivery network with the highest quality, reliability, flexibility, and lowest cost.
  • Manage and execute entire cross-functional projects or components of large programs, from start to finish; including data gathering and manipulation and analysis, and communication of insights and recommendations.
  • Create and implement improvements to our transportation network that deliver flexible and efficient products for our customers.
  • Working on high-level strategy and design and roll-up the sleeves to working on the implementation.


  • This position requires Japanese fluency business level or better.
  • Background in logistics, procurement and/or supplier management within a cross-functional organization.
  • Strong communication skills while having the ability to work independently in a high pressure, and often ambiguous, work environment.
  • Passion and drive for customer service is a must.
  • Demonstrated the ability to build customized, innovative logistics solutions, drive process improvement, standardize procedures and negotiate effectively on behalf of our customers.
  • Proven track record of complex and creative problem solving and the desire to create and build new processes
  • Strong negotiation skills
  • Demonstrated strong leadership skills when confronted with difficult situations exhibiting ability to keep the team focused and motivated
  • Ability to drive successful partnerships with cross-functional leadership to execute strategic initiatives and develop strategic roadmaps
  • Candidate must be flexible with hours and travel

[Preferred Knowledge, Skills and Abilities]

  • Bachelor's Degree
  • 5+ years of progressive responsibility in transportation, logistics or operations, procurement or related field
  • Experience as a transportation customer as well as a transportation provider
  • Technical aptitude and familiarity with the design and utilization of complex systems
  • Demonstrated skill at building relationships
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a fast-paced, deadline-oriented work environment
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong presentation skills

[Employment Type]
Full Time Employee

[Work Location]

8 Million Yen ~ 11 Million Yen
(Experiences and skills will be considered)

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