Direct Import Manager

Job title : Direct Import Manager
Location : Tokyo
Job type : Permanent
Discipline Logistics & Supply Chain
Salary : 6,000,000 - 8,000,000
Contact : Christopher Sim
Email : email Christopher
Reference : JOB_007050[137]

Our client is a leading F&B company searching for a direct import manager.

The direct import manager will be responsible for creating import policies to facilitate growth, increased sales and adding value for customers.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Develop and execute import policy in line with company objectives.
  • Oversee and manage Own Brand to provide better value to customers
  • Manage and lead team members, alongside assisting category managers in sourcing and compliance
  • Perform research and analysis on market situations to understand trends and competition

Qualifications

  • At least 3-5 years experience in procurement, FMCG / F&B experience preferred.
  • Fluent in English and Japanese.
  • Comprehensive problem solving, project management, leadership and communication skills.
  • Research, logical thinking and analytical skills.
  • Knowledge of procurement principles and processes.