Logistics Manager / ロジスティクスマネージャー

Job Title: Logistics Manager / ロジスティクスマネージャー
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Tokyo, Japan
Industry: Supply Chain Management
Salary: 7,000,000 - 12,000,000 (flexible upon experience/skills)
Reference: 11621
Contact Name: Agnes Lewandowski
Job Published 06 Jan 2020


General Position Summary:
This individual will manage a subset of activities within a 3PL distribution center/warehouse or supervise 3PL employees to accomplish some or all of the following: shipping, receiving, inventory control and final packaging for finished goods and hardware(fixed assets) in an efficient and cost effective manner following all levels of compliance. Addition to above Common Logistics Role, experience of ERP(SAP) or Implementation with WMS, highly recommended.  

・Manages flow of inventory within the distribution center/warehouse to support efficiencies, quality system compliance and timely customer receipt of products. 
・Evaluates warehousing processes and systems, makes ommendations for improvements, and manages the implementation of approved process and systems changes with a goal of improving productivity, reducing expenses and improving margins. 
・Applies continuous improvement tools to identify and eliminate the root causes of issues that may arise within the warehouse including managing corrective action. 
・Provides leadership by assigning goals which align to entity annual plans and department needs then manage team to execute goals through coaching and mentoring.
・Manages all transportation and delivery programs including routing, courier selection, while minimizing expenses and maintaining a high level of customer service and responsiveness.
・Responsible for matters related to warehouse including BCP, maintaining physical facilities with 3PL support. 
・Achieves financial objectives by preparing an annual budget, scheduling expenditures, analyzing variances, and initiating corrective actions. 
・Creates and maintains departmental reports and track Key KPI as required. 
・Controls inventory levels by conducting physical counts and reconciling with data storage system 
・Participates in teams, committees, events and training which improves the organization. 
・Hires and retains a diverse, highly qualified staff and provides ongoing performance feedback. Maintains a safe and professional work environment. 
・Support all Company initiatives as identified by management and in support of Quality Management Systems (QMS), Environmental Management Systems (EMS), and other regulatory requirements. 
・Support Financial SOX related Audit related to Distribution. 

Required Experience / Skills:

・ 5- years of experience working in highly regulated warehousing environment
・5- years of supervisory experience 
・Six Sigma / Equivalent Continuous Improvement knowledge
・3PL / Vendor / Service Provider Management experience 
・ERP usage experience / ERP-WMS interfacing experience 
・Ability to work effectively within a team in a fast-paced changing environment
・English communication skills

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・Six Sigma/同等の改善知識
 ・3PL /ベンダー/サービスプロバイダー管理の経験
・ERPの使用経験/ ERP-WMS経験