Logistics Manager - Renewable Energy Company - Tokyo

Tokyo 23 Wards Permanent ¥7,000,000 - ¥10,000,000 per year Foreign Multinational Work from Home or Hybrid
  • Global renewable energy company that is one of the industry's largest players
  • Project logistics role to handle international logistics for heavy machinery

About Our Client

Our client is a multinational company that is an industry leader in the renewable energy market. The company has a history of over 40 years in the renewable energy industry and are within the Top 3 manufacturers in their sector. Globally, the company employs over 20,000 people across more than 50 locations. In Japan, the company has a history of over 20 years and there are approximately 80 people in the Japan office.

Job Description

  • Partner with internal stakeholders to understand logistics scheme, budgeting, and operations
  • Coordinate with procurement team in bidding process with logistics vendors and submit requests to procurement team for ocean and airfreight services
  • Evaluate and select domestic logistics providers, as well as ensuring proper loading/unloading of operations at port sites
  • Manage the reverse logistics process of spare parts and tools back to overseas warehouses
  • Ensure compliance and implementation of company's HSEQ policies; report and lead root cause analysis of any incidents, implementing correction plans where necessary

The Successful Applicant

  • Minimum 5 years of international logistics (import/export) experience
  • Experience working in a manufacturing company or logistics service company
  • Experience managing import/export of heavy machinery (breakbulk cargo) preferred
  • Experience handling project logistics preferred
  • People management or team leadership experience preferred
  • Fluent Japanese skills required and business level English skills preferred
  • Must be a resident of Japan and/or must hold a valid working visa for Japan

What's on Offer

  • Global industry-leading renewable energy company
  • Opportunity to handle international logistics for onshore wind farm construction projects
  • Opportunity to report to APAC office
  • Competitive salary package and benefits
  • Hybrid remote work option available
Contact
Fabiel Jean-Philippe
Quote job ref
JN-052024-6437414
Phone number
+813 6832 8959

Job summary

Function
Procurement & Supply Chain
Specialisation
Logistics
What is your area of specialisation?
Energy & Natural Resources
Location
Tokyo 23 Wards
Job Type
Permanent
Consultant name
Fabiel Jean-Philippe
Consultant phone
+813 6832 8959
Job Reference
JN-052024-6437414
Company Type
Foreign Multinational
Work from Home
Work from Home or Hybrid

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