Logistics Manager

Job Title: Logistics Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Chuo-ku, Japan
Industry: Supply Chain Management
Salary: 7000000 - 9500000
Reference: 10429
Contact Name: Victoria K
Job Published 10th Sep 2019


This person will direct and coordinate all logistic activities within Japan including customer order administration, inbound freight, distribution centers and outbound transport.

Key Responsibilities

  • Source and propose appropriate logistic service provider; Participate with the negotiation of rates and contractual terms for the service provider

  • Supervise and oversee the daily operation and relationships of all third party logistics warehouse, distribution centers & transport operators servicing the Japan market.

  • Monitor all 3PL activities to safeguard the company's financial interests and optimize service to the company.

  • Responsible for building daily product flow management discipline within the supply chain.

  • Review and analyze activities, costs, operations, and forecast data to determine progress toward stated short-term and long-term goals and objectives.

  • Define, implement, and maintain 3PL scorecards to ensure high levels of service are being provided by 3PL service providers & to ensure that our expectations are clearly defined and understood by all 3PL service providers.

  • Play an active role in the introduction & continuous development of our company's visibility tool for shipment tracking, reporting and exception management.

  • Partner with internal departments to ensure that all standards are met and appropriate levels of audit and control are implemented and managed on a routine basis.

  • Plan, lead and coordinate stock takes at stores and warehouse.

  • Develop and maintain written procedures documenting various processes, policies and functions related to the tracking of assets.

  • Any other duties as may assign from time to time.

Reporting to Financial Controller. Dotted line to APAC Senior Logistics Manager.

Location: Ginza

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