Logistics Specialist - Chemical Company

Location: Tokyo, Japan
Job Type: 正社員
Salary ¥6000000.00 - ¥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 Kyohei Oikawa
参照 JO-2004-439121

Logistics Specialist

[Company Description]
Foreign Chemical Company


  • Provide functional knowhow and expertise to meet the business needs, and to enable safety and compliance standard. (E.g. DG transportation management, Responsible Care, risk assessment by using audit protocol).
  • Leads root cause investigation independently to identify corrective actions and improvement plan in an effective manner
  • Contributes logistics expertise by identifying, analyzing, measuring and implementing improvements to key processes and procedures
  • Adds value to logistics work processes by participating in process improvement efforts through team activity and individual initiatives.
  • Identifies opportunities to minimize cost-to-serve through network optimization and/or process improvements. Proactively leads logistics initiative and projects in areas of expertise.
  • Effectively contributes to the development of logistics plans consistent with business/functional responsibility.
  • Is knowledgeable of and supports EH&S goals across all modes of transport and storage. May assist carriers with responsible care and sustainability goal.
  • Initiates and conducts appropriate training for process, systems, tools, methodology, and functional disciplines.
  • Provides consultation and guidance on logistics alternatives, logistics methodology, and disciplines.
  • Develops breakthrough solutions for logistics problems across multiple businesses or transportation modes.

Critical success factors :

  • Extensive experience in logistics related activities.
  • Substantial knowledge of information systems supporting logistics activities.
  • Familiarity with industry practice, new technology, shipping visibility tools.
  • Knowledge of key metrics for managing logistics functional performance and LSP performance.
  • Teamwork mindset / Communication skill / English skill
  • Strong problem solving skills.
  • Fluent~Native level Japanese
  • Work Permit in Japan


  • 5 yrs experiences in road transportation or warehouse management(mandatory), auto industry or chemical industry(nice to have), SAP system(ERP system), vendor audit/review process
  • Problem solving expert, can work independently;
  • Good team worker
  • Logic thinking, communication skill
  • Good English speaker(TOEIC 800+)

[Employment Type]
Full time



Social insurance, Retirement plan, Training programs

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

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