Material Planner - Medical company

Location: Tokyo, Japan
Job Type: 正社員
Salary ¥5500000.00 - ¥7000000.00 per annum
Specialization: サプライチェーン、購買、物流
Sub-specialization サプライチェーンマネジメント, 需要予測/供給計画, 在庫管理・在庫計画
お問合せ Linfeifei Fan
参照 JO-1909-426575
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[Company Description]
Global Medical Product Company


  • Analyze historical shipment trends, develop statistical FCST models by using JDA (a common demand / supply planning platform used globally in company) and other analysis tool
  • Review sales and statistical FCST together with Sales, Marketing, & Finance to develop consensus Demand FCST by facilitating a monthly collaborative S&OP process.
  • Develop and fine-tune plans for local kitting (promotional bundle packs, cabinet builds for trial lens, etc.) / over-labelling / any other value-added works at DC based on forecast & actual demand from customers for the month by coordinating with 3PL, local material suppliers, QA and Sales / Marketing
  • Develop inventory plans and strategies for existing items, new products, and product being phased-out by collaborating with source plants and sales / marketing, this also includes to calculate slow moving & obsolescence reserves.
  • Maintain planning parameters and update consensus demand FCST onto Demand planning system (JDA)
  • Achieve and maintain the best-in-class planning KPl's (Line Fill Rate / FCST accuracy measured by MAPE, Inventory MOH) and execute with excellence to troubleshoot any imbalance between Demand and Supply on a daily basis Track


  • 3 years of experience as Supply / Demand planner including inventory planning / management, manufacturing / MRP planning, procurement, shipping handling, experience in Pharmaceutical, Medical Equipment industries or FMCG market preferable
  • Experience in frequent communications with overseas in a global company
  • Experience / Knowledge of JDA or other demand planning software preferable
  • Experience of ERP (SAP, Oracle, etc.) implementation is a plus

<Language Level>
・ English: TOEIC 800 above
・ Japanese: Native Level

[Preferred Knowledge, Skills and Abilities]

  • Expert level MS EXCEL and data base reporting skills are desirable
  • In-depth knowledge in Inventory Management
  • Basic knowledge in PMD Act
  • Strong analytical & hypothesis testing skills Project management skill
  • Good communication & interpersonal skill
  • Self-starter & team player
  • Self-motivated & commitment to self-development

[Employment Type]
Full time

5.5 Million 〜 7 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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