Supply Planner

Location: Japan - Tokyo
Job Type: Permanent
Salary: 6000000 - 9000000 JPY
Job Function: SCM/Transport/Logistics
Reference: JO-190712-196260
Industry: Consumer Goods
Sub-Industry: Cosmetics & Fragrances

Company Overview

Our client is a well-known Cosmetics Company from Europe.

Job Description

Ensure the smooth execution of the planning process in order to guarantee the availability of the product while optimizing customer service and cost and while improving quality of stocks.

1. Manage supply planning:
Fix supply parameters in line with stock and service policy:
Consolidate demand and analyze global demand variations
Perform supply planning & analyze monthly / weekly the projected stock equation
Pilot the process to align demand and supply
Assess low and excess stock situation
2. Manage supply execution:
Manage and monitor replenishment process
Decrease shortages by analyzing root causes and defining corrective action plans,
Fix priorities with suppliers
3. Monitor inventory:
Manage stock levels in accordance with the objectives
Analyze obsoletes and slow movers. Define and implement action plans.
4. Insure reporting:
Build budget and stock trend
Follow and publish Key Performance Indicators

Requirements

At least 3‐5 years supply chain planning background, especially supply or production Planning is strongly recommended
Strong in number; Engineer, Math or Scientific background is a must
Excellent interpersonal skill, able to communicate effective at different level of hierarchy
Excellent presentation skill and analytical skill
Demonstrates initiative and innovation to generate ideas and solutions in different situations
Well balance of strategic thinking and details for execution
SAP experience is preferable
Business level of English