Location: Japan - Tokyo
Job Type: Permanent
Salary: 6000000 - 10000000 JPY
Job Function: SCM/Transport/Logistics
Reference: JO-181112-175302
Industry: Life Sciences & Healthcare
Sub-Industry: Medical Devices

Company Overview

International Medical Devices Company

Job Description

 Optimize operation performance and drive productivity throughout the organization.
 Be the change agent for enhancing innovative and productive culture over sustained periods of time.


 Responsible for Value Improvement Program. Coordinate and oversee crossfunctional projects for achieving operation goals.
 Define and implement long term productivity roadmap through innovation and process simplification.
 Manage projects related to demand planning, distribution and customer service. Drive productivity and create impact at global level.
 Manage KPI review with site leadership. Identify challenges, opportunities, risks, and drive solutions accordingly.
 Educate, train, mentor and coach team members on value improvement execution, project management, technical learnings, and best practice.
 Build strategic relationship with internal and external stakeholders. Leverage this partnership to optimize business performance.

Skills & ability:
 Strong communication skills at global level. Fluent in both English and Japanese.
 Demonstrated ability in supply chain management and project management.
 Lean six sigma certified (or experienced)
 Strong analytical and problem solving skills
 Dynamic leader and strong team player
 Self-starter, able to proactively influence surroundings for creating more opportunities
 Experience in working with highly distributed teams across multiple functions.