Logistics Senior Manager - Food Company

Location: Tokyo, Japan
Job Type: 正社員
Salary ¥7000000.00 - ¥9000000.00 per annum
Specialization: サプライチェーン、購買、物流
Sub-specialization 物流・ロジスティクス
お問合せ Daniel Munoz
参照 JO-1911-430561
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[Company Description]
Global Food Company

■Strategy and Development
Contribute to the creation and implementation of best practice logistics strategy, processes and procedures to aid as well as to improve operation and financial performance.

■General and Task Management

  • Plan, manage and evaluate logistic operations liaising with internal stakeholders, logistics providers and customers.
  • Deliver solution to logistics problems while maintaining high levels of quality and service within budgetary requirement.
  • Monitor quality, quantity, delivery times, and transportation costs.
  • Negotiate rates and contracts with transportation and logistics providers.
  • Recommend optimal transportation modes, routes of frequency
  • Support continuous improvement initiatives and identify inefficiencies and cost optimization opportunities.
  • Ensure the integrity of inventory accuracy and manage stock movements.
  • Keep track of slow moving and obsolete stock
  • Identify savings by removing waste or unnecessary steps in the logistics process.
  • Ensure metrics, reports and process documentation is available.

■People Management

  • Manage, coach and develop a high performing team that meets agreed objectives and delivers added value continuous improvements.
  • Set departmental objectives/KPIs and review and assess ongoing performance of direct reports.
  • Financial Budget and Control
  • Hold responsibility for department budget.


  • Energetic and driven with a pragmatic attitude
  • Proven analytical skills
  • Able to challenge sales and marketing colleagues relating to the logistics cost saving activities.
  • Team player
  • With at least 3 years knowledge of Logistics management -Excellent understanding of the Supply Chain
  • Financial skills in respect of budgeting and other financial processes
  • Very strong communication skills
  • Must have strong ability to meet targets, and sense of urgency
  • Fluency in written and spoken English and Japanese
  • Uncompromising integrity
  • Microsoft Office skills (Word, Excel, PowerPoint are required)
  • University degree.
  • Native or equivalent in Japanese & English
  • Creative, Innovative and able to gain respect from all levels

[Preferred Knowledge, Skills and Abilities]

  • Knowledge of JD Edwards, BPCS financial and SAP/ERP applications would be advantageous.
  • Experience in working with overseas head office
  • Dynamic, good interpersonal and excellent business presentation skills

[Desired Characteristics]

  • Strong Leadership / Self-starter / Risk Taker / Results oriented
  • Never give up and pursue business goals achievement MBO until the last minutes
  • Focus mind and actions on priority issues
  • Positive thinking and can be a Change Agent

[Employment Type]
Full time

7 Million 〜 9 Million Yen
(Experiences and skills will be considered)


Social insurance

Full 2 holiday week system (Sat/Sun) national holidays
New year's holiday
Annual Leave

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