Supply Chain Director / サプライチェーンダイレクター

Job title : Supply Chain Director / サプライチェーンダイレクター
Location : Tokyo
Job type : Permanent
Discipline Logistics & Supply Chain
Salary : 8,000,000, - 14,000,000
Contact : Wayne Yoshida
Email : email Wayne
Reference : JOB_002311[557]

Supply Chain Director at a European Furniture company


Main Responsibilities

  • Responsible for strategy development and execution to drive value creation around revenue growth, profit maximization, supply reliability and service to the patients in the Japan market.

  • Develop install and realize market initiatives to ensure alignment with overall Company/Manufacturing division strategy, and deliver cost effective, compliant operations.

  • Develop appropriate planning, supply, distribution, and logistics strategies that are consistent with the regional and market vision. Monitor/track strategic and operational plans and periodic performance against them.

  • Provide leadership to the development, alignment and delivery of joint objectives within SCM, with other functional areas and external customers.

  • Create overall strategy for Planning and D&L for the Japan market. Collaborate closely with various stakeholders like Regional Business Operations, External Partners to create Route to Market Strategy.

  • Manage 4 direct reports and 10 indirect reports.



  • 10-15 years of experience in Network/Supply Planning, Demand Management, S&OP, Distribution and Logistics, Transportation, 3PL, Freight Forwarding, and working knowledge of Asia Pacific Markets required.

  • Related experience in managing with multiple planning (ERP) systems and interface.

  • Related experience in metric reporting environment

  • Working knowledge of inventory, planning systems, Distribution and Logistics and order/purchasing systems

  • Working knowledge of planning software and system interfaces

  • Knowledge of SAP highly desirable.

  • Strong Leadership capability and People management skill to lead a team of Planners