Kobe - Operations Assistant - Global Chemical Company

Kobe Permanent ¥5,000,000 - ¥6,000,000 Foreign Multinational
  • Opportunity to work in chemical company serving niche area
  • Opportunity to work with APAC team to control all inventory in Japan

About Our Client

Our client is a global chemical company that supplies its chemicals mainly to the transport industry. The company was originally founded in the US and now has a strong presence in the APAC region. The Japan office has 20 people in their Kanto and Kansai locations.

Job Description

  • Utilize company system to control inventory and place requests for inventory based on customer demands
  • Coordinate with third-party logistics provider to manage imports, warehouse operations, and distribution processes
  • Ensure vendor compliance against Japan regulatory requirements
  • Participate in global projects to improve and optimize inventory management
  • Report weekly to APAC team on inventory needs and how to improve operations processes

The Successful Applicant

  • Minimum 2 years of logistics experience
  • Experience from manufacturing company or logistics company
  • Experience communicating with warehouse provider preferred
  • Fluent Japanese language skills with business level English skills

What's on Offer

  • Global company with opportunity to use English consistently
  • Manufacturing company specializing in niche but stable area
  • Direct report line to APAC team
  • Competitive salary package and benefits
  • Good work-life balance

Fabiel Jean-Philippe
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+813 6832 8959

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Fabiel Jean-Philippe
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+813 6832 8959
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