Delivery Planning and Business Analysis supervisor

Job title : Delivery Planning and Business Analysis supervisor
Location : Tokyo
Job type : Permanent
Discipline Logistics & Supply Chain
Salary : 5,000,000 to 7,000,000
Contact : Maribeth Mockovak
Email : email Maribeth
Reference : JOB_007514[958]

An exciting role as a Delivery Planning Business Analysis supervisor at a leading Danish furniture company is open!

 Key responsibilities:

  • Ensure products are delivered to clients on time
  • Ensure sufficient delivery capacity both short- and long-time and drive cost savings year by year
  • Improve customers satisfaction and number of repurchase customers through reduction in claim rate
  • Picking/delivery note/invoicing in ERP system for own stores and franchisees
  • Lead or participate in cross department projects (e.g., cost reduction, process improvement)
  • Manage 3PL delivery partners
  • Search and suggest new 3PL delivery partners especially in new areas
  • Collect, analyze and forecast delivery plan data, cost and capacity + Action Plan for Improvement
  • Negotiation with vendors for ad-hoc capacity increases.


Required Skills Checklist

  • 3 years’ experience of delivery arrangement and planning management (Delivery capacity analysis and forecast)
  • Project management
  • People management
  • Dealing with retail customers
  • Experience of delivery system introduction 
  • Experience using an ERP system (MS Axapta preferred)
  • Proficiency in MS Office (especially MS Excel -VLOOKUP, pivot master)
  • Well structured, good problem-solving skills with attention to details

Skills Desired

  • Experience in foreign owned company
  • Experience in the furniture industry
  • +2 years’ experience of data analysis and/or demand planning
  • +3 years’ experience of people management
  • Preferable Business English capability