Purchasing and Demand Coordinator

Job Title: Purchasing and Demand Coordinator
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Tokyo, Japan
Salary: 4,000,000 to 6,000,000
Reference: 10263
Contact Name: Wayne Yoshida
Job Published: May 17, 2018 09:00

Job Description

Job description
• Plan the purchase of the goods during the defined time buckets (week, months, year) from France to Japan in cooperation with the sales and marketing department
• Create purchase orders
• Keep track of current orders and decide which products should be delivered to ensure that they arrive on time in Japan
• Maintain the inventory policy through daily operations in SAP and contacts with the external warehouses
• Manage a miscellaneous set of data including stock, purchase orders, various KPI’s
• Challenges service providers in terms of performance and cost
• Take the best decision on the transport mode so to ensure a stable and effective logistics flow
• Able to explain and report his/her decisions
• Participate to the yearly inventory
• Ensure the information flow with both the vendor in Europe and the logistics providers in Japan such as stock entry, import documents, etc.
• Escalate problems and participate to the solution making
• Report to the Supply Chain Manager