Supply Chain Leader / Manager - Food Company

Location: Tokyo, Japan
Job Type: 正社員
Salary ¥8000000.00 - ¥10000000.00 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
お問合せ Daniel Munoz
参照 JO-1908-424124
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[Company Description]
Global Food Company


  • Improve effective use of SAP system and to optimize information flow as relates to logistics and transportation.
  • Control supply chain costs (warehouse and logistics) for the Japan
  • Collaborate with the key stakeholders to drive growth. Both in Japan and at Boise HQ
  • Ensure in compliance with Company policy systems and process
  • Prepare recommendation on inventory stock level to maximize customer service.
  • Oversee the replenishment planning process and manage right level of inventory at the right place.
  • At the direction of the Sales Director or GM, manager the sales and operations planning cycle to ensure accurate forecasting
  • Manage carrier and 3PL performance.
  • Optimizes warehouse footprint with minimal cost and handling. Ensure inventory accuracy.
  • Responsible for inventory and timely disposition of blocked stocks.
  • Ensure compliance with all Japan import regulations
  • Closely communicate with supply regions on shipment and documentation requirements.
  • Work closely with other team members to ensure new products, processes, demand, and changes are effectively communicated and managed throughout the supply chain.


  • Strong business and financial acumen and solid supply chain background.
  • Excellent capabilities to synthesize data and provide clear recommendations
  • A mix of operational and tactical experiences is required.
  • Demonstrated experience leading end-to-end supply chain teams, preferably in a B2B environment (food, chemicals or ingredients) preferable in global company.
  • 5 + years' of experience in supply chain field including planning & forecasting, 3PL Management, transportation & warehousing, and S & OP
  • Strong background using ERP (SAP preferred) and transportation systems required
  • Advanced computer skills (Microsoft Office Suite: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook) required.
  • Results Driven: define clear business goals and hold him/herself and the team accountable to deliver the agreed upon results on time and with quality
  • Effective Communicator: excellent written/oral communication and capable of presenting topics in a clear manner
  • Maturity: Focused on collaboration, communication and accountability
  • Team Player: capable of constructively reconcile differences in an open and positive manner
  • People Developer: leader with presence and capable of inspiring his/her team to drive positive changes and individual/team performance to achieve excellent business results. Engage the team
  • Japanese Language: Native Level
  • English Language: Fluent Level

[Preferred Knowledge, Skills and Abilities]

  • Import/Export regulatory compliance experience preferred
  • Strong Problem Solving skills
  • Solid grasp of Continuous Improvement a plus.

[Employment Type]
Full time

8 Million 〜 10 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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