Supply Chain Planner - Global Cosmetics Company - Tokyo

Tokyo 23 Wards Permanent ¥5,000,000 - ¥8,000,000 Foreign Multinational
  • European cosmetics company with over 500 employees in Japan
  • Demand planning for cosmetics where the products are known worldwide

About Our Client

Our client is a European cosmeticscompany. Their brands are used for skin care, hair care, oral care, etc. They have experienced growth (even during this COVID-19 period), as they were able to launch a new hair care product into the market. Their products can typically be found in major drug stores and department stores throughout Japan. The Supply Chain Department has 20 people.

Job Description

  • Participate in S&OP meetings alongside commercial stakeholders
  • Conduct demand forecasting to understand periodic trends by utilizing data analysis tools such as Excel, SAP, SPSS, and Tableau
  • Understand necessary supply and communicate with Supply Planners to share information about product demand and lead times
  • Report Japan supply chain figures to Global Team in order to secure necessary inventory for Japan market

The Successful Applicant

  • Over 2 years of demand planning or supply planning experience
  • Experience utilizing IT or ERP system for planning activities
  • Strong experience communicating and negotiating with internal and external stakeholders
  • Fluent Japanese and business level English language skills

What's on Offer

  • Opportunity to work for a large company with a large SCM organization
  • Opportunity to work with globally known product brands
  • Good career progression internally
  • Competitive salary package
  • Good work-life balance
Fabiel Jean-Philippe
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Phone number
+813 6832 8959

Job summary

Procurement & Supply Chain
Demand Planning
FMCG (Fast Moving Consumer Goods)
Tokyo 23 Wards
Job Type
Consultant name
Fabiel Jean-Philippe
Consultant phone
+813 6832 8959
Job Reference
Company Type
Foreign Multinational