[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
Full Time Employee
8 Million Yen ~ 11 Million Yen
(Experiences and skills will be considered)
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