Regional Logistics Manager

Location: Japan - Tokyo
Job Type: 正社員
Salary: 9000000 - 10000000 JPY
Job Function: SCM/Transport/Logistics
Reference: JO-210305-249238
Industry: Consumer Goods
Sub-Industry: Footwear/Bags

Company Overview

Company is a global fashion retailer from Europe

Job Description

The Regional Logistics Operations Manager role is part of the regional management team. The role of this regional team is to support and empower logistic sites & sales markets within your region in the best way enabling more local ownership. This team will support logistic sites teams by understanding and providing all commercial planning needs and collaborating on the operational strategy. The regional team will set the strategy with global omni operations but will take full ownership of their regional planning and execution.

The Distribution Centre (DC) managers & Logistics managers within the region’s responsibilities will directly report to the Regional Logistics Operations Manager.

Key responsibilities:

Daily Operations:

Follow up on all internal KPIs and external 3PL warehouse contractual service agreements to meet our customer promise.
Follow up on volumes, efficiency and the associated warehouse cost together with regular budget analysis throughout the region to identify trends early enough to take appropriate actions.
Investigate specific warehouse processes where we hit problems, IT issues or operational constraints and identify actions to improve.
Escalate on priority level to global sales operations all process slow downs within your region and the effects on performance.
Take ownership of and follow up on the regional warehouse P&L for both retail and e-Commerce.
Inform and demand that all warehouses collect & receive all the necessary planning information from local Head of Merch.
Be the main speaking partner for global sales operations and local warehouse management teams.
Be the owner of key 3PL warehouse relationships ensuring a sustainable and effective communication plan.
Ensure we always have enough capacity in our regional warehouse network.
Identify vendor synergies across multiple markets to improve results in a sustainable way.


With all regional logistic functions, regional & global sales operations to ensure local warehouse management teams have all the necessary commercial planning information for future changes.
With the regional & global sales operations team and together set your regional operational strategy and goals.
With your regional team and together set the regional sales operations plan & follow up


You will have proven leadership:

You have effective communication skills. You have shown courage by actively talking directly to both global functions and country management regarding issues & opportunities, always ensuring that you agree a collaborative plan.
You have shown the ability to identify talent to better our business. 
You have promoted the importance of giving and receiving feedback to improve.
You are curious, flexible in your approach, able to see the bigger picture and focus on your vision.
You are a values ambassador and you promote Values in actionevery-day.
You are not afraid of driving decision making.
You empower individuals in your team to make their decisions based on clear facts and a focus on the future vision.


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