Demand Planner - Global Medical Device

Tokyo Permanent ¥6,000,000 - ¥9,000,000 Foreign Multinational
  • Be involved in a fast moving business with several new product launches per year
  • Industry-leading company benefits

About Our Client

Our client is one of the largest global Medical Device companies - their business is growing year on year, and their product portfolio is increasing. The offer industry leading benefits for employees, and a solid career path internally.

Job Description

  • Develop SKU-level operational forecasts
  • Lead the local S&OP process to ensure alignment between business plans and consensus forecasts
  • Maintain regular communication with cross functional and regional partners in Sales, Marketing, Strategy, Finance, and Regional & Global Planning
  • Be involved with NPI, creating scenario plans to support on-time launches of new products
  • Optimize inventory to avoid stock outs, while reducing slow-moving and obsolete inventory

The Successful Applicant

  • You will be able to demonstrate leadership behaviours in terms of collaboration, execution, innovation etc
  • 3+ years in SCM experience, preferably in planning
  • Strong Excel skills
  • Knowledge of SAP or similar ERP is a plus
  • APICs certification is a plus
  • Big picture thinking, with good interpersonal and influence skills
  • Analytical thinking and problem solving abilities
  • Fluent Japanese and Business Level English are a must

What's on Offer

  • A competitive salary of up to 9M JPY, depending on current salary and capabilities
  • Chance to join one of the industry leading teams, and expand your skills through training and on the job experience
  • Solid career progression is on offer - either through progression in this team or internal rotation
Mike Corbyn
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+813 6832 8601

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