Senior Assistant Logistics Manager

Job title : Senior Assistant Logistics Manager
Job type : Permanent
Discipline Logistics & Supply Chain
Salary : 6,000,000 to 7,500,000
Contact : Wayne Yoshida
Email : email Wayne
Reference : JOB_006317[550]

The role of this position is to oversee logistics in Japan.

The Assistant Logistics Manager will be a successor to Supply Chain Manager and oversee forecasting, purchasing, customs clearance, and distribution of all SKUs in Japan. They will work closely with all cross functions (Quality & Regulatory, Finance, Sales, Marketing).


•Plan and execute logistics strategy

•Build relationship with overseas export teams in Australia, Malaysia, Indonesia, and the USA

•Forecast management (import and domestic products)

•Purchase management (finished products, semi-finished products, and materials)

•Shipping document management including FTA and TPP11

•Clearance management with the customs brokers

•Order management with distributors and direct customer

•3PL warehouse management

•Co-packer management

•Cost analysis

•Drive continuous improvement activity including cost reduction and process improvement

•Develop of the most appropriate domestic transportation plan according to the company’s strat plan.

Selection Criteria

 At least 5 years’ experience in logistics including domestic distribution, consumer packaged goods experience preferred

 Overall knowledge of supply chain management

 Native Japanese level and business level in both spoken and written English

 Experience in SAP or BPCS (purchase, inventory, order, and billing)

 Self-starter

 Analytical thinking

 Cooperation with all cross functions