Supply Chain Planner
Work at the one of the largest Medical Device companies in the world
This company boasts a great working environment with good work life balance
Our client is one of the largest Medical Device companies in the world, with a large presence in Japan. They are looking for a bilingual Supply Chain Planner to join their planning team.
-Manage inventory levels, at the DC and in agreed Consignment locations, in accordance with inventory targets, required stocking strategies.
-In conjunction with the Sales, Marketing and GSC teams to review sales trends, understand demand drivers, provide input into forecast models, and evaluate forecast results.
-Manage inventory purchase orders, inventory levels, and ensure stock is received within acceptable time parameters.
-Analyze forecast accuracy to understand root causes of forecast error and bias and focus on areas for improvement.
-Develop and coordinate phase in and phase out plans in collaboration with Marketing and Global Planning.
-Monitor and improve product availability in conjunction with identifying initiatives to reduce inventory levels.
-At least 3 years of Experience of working with supply chain in a group context
-Experience in managing projects including planning, tracking and budget development
-Can-do attitude & Problem solving ability
-Excellent verbal and written communication skills
-Intermediate user of Microsoft Word, Excel, Access and Power Point
- Native/Fluent Japanese and business level English are a must
- A great work life balance
- Salary up to 10M JPY