Demand Planner Assistant Manager

Job Title: Demand Planner Assistant Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Tokyo, Japan
Industry: Supply Chain Management
Salary: 5000000 - 7000000
Reference: 10640
Contact Name: Mike Byrnes
Job Published 01th Oct 2018



Purpose of the role:

1. Support local and Global S&OP process
2. Make integrated ONE plan beyond brands, channels, functions among Brands, sales & SC and Business Units and update on monthly cycle

3. Improve sales forecast accuracy and contribute to net sales, purchase and inventory optimization

Roles and responsibility:

1. Support to establish and facilitate S&OP process in sales related area
2. Support to establish 18 months rolling forecast and track progress by Sales Channels and Sub-Brand matrix
3. Statistical and rational analysis for sales performance
4. Propose process re-engineering area in cooperation with Sales, Brands, Finance, Supply Chain




1. Smart and flexible
2. Excel and analytical skill(B to B company will be better in this point)
3. Communication skill for both of Global Stake holders and Japan domestic ones.

4. Working across cross functions among Sales, Supply Chain, and Marketing functions.
5. Not only business analysis skill but also “business” experiences like sales and marketing
6. SKU experiences such as apparel and cosmetic company
7. Logical thinking
8. Fluent Japanese and English language ability


Tokyo Japan