Network Supply Planner/Manager - Pharmaceutical Company

Location: Osaka
Contract Type: Permanent
Salary: ¥10000000.00 - ¥14000000.00 (年収)
Specialization: Supply Chain, Procurement, Logistics & Transportation,
Sub Specialization: Demand / Supply Planning,
Contact: Junichi Kuremoto
Reference: JO-2207-472780


  • Applicants must have permission to work in Japan
  • Applicants must be able to speak fluent ~ native level Japanese (Equivalent to JLPT N1)

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Network Supply Planner/Manager




  • Build the tactical plan to execute
  • Create and own the capacity-constrained plan that balances service, cost, and inventory in the tactical horizon
  • Partner with the Global Brand Planner to influence Supply Chain Design for my assets
  • Lead scenario planning to mitigate risk and find opportunities
  • Lead the S&OE process and Supply Consensus forums at Site
  • Partner with up and downstream node Network Supply Planners to drive alignment across the Supply nodes and secure robust demand signals


  • Bachelor's degree required
  • Fluent communication in both Japanese and English
  • Experience in Supply Chain Environment (Manufacturing, Planning)
  • Advanced supply chain (inventory, capacity, and network) planning skills
  • Digital savvy (data & system minded)
  • Operational Experience with planning systems (ie. ERP/APS systems)
  • Experience in managing and developing solutions for supply chain events.
  • Capacity management & modeling
  • Understanding of supply chain planning parameters, master data, and master data integrity & quality.
  • Experience in collaboration with the key interfaces within the end-to-end supply chain, with manufacturing, and between supply chain and commercial functions - experience working with third-party suppliers would be a bonus.
  • - Excellent communications and collaboration skills are required to manage a multitude of customers and stakeholders, both internal and external.
  • - Proficient in using key Lean Tools


  • A degree or equivalent in Business, Logistics, Sciences, or Engineering is preferred, equivalent experience will be taken into account.
  • APICS / CSCP or equivalent certification
  • Lean certification
  • Robust understanding of and contributing to an S&OP process.
  • Commercial experience
  • Leadership experience






Reference: JO-2207-472780
Seniority Level: Associate/Mid Senior Level
Job Function: Supply Chain