Tokyo - Regional Supply Chain Manager - Global Energy Company

Tokyo 23 Wards Permanent ¥10,000,000 - ¥12,000,000 Foreign Multinational
  • Global energy company that is currently experiencing rapid growth
  • Regional supply chain management role that will oversee end-to-end operations

About Our Client

Our client is a global manufacturer of wind turbines, a rapidly growing renewable energy solution. As one of the largest manufacturers in its field globally, the company is experiencing rapid growth. The Japan office has nearly 100 employees and is located in Central Tokyo.

Job Description

  • Oversee end-to-end supply chain operations by aligning demand planning, supply planning, inventory control, and delivery functions while optimizing costs and mitigating risks
  • Manage regional team of over 10 people by creating KPIs, providing coaching, and develop succession plans
  • Manage supply chain operations for multiple countries and communicate with respective regional functions to align on overall supply chain strategy for each responsible country
  • Liaise with Sales and Engineering stakeholders to align on overall business strategy and cost saving targets
  • Engage with outsourced procurement and logistics vendors to optimize delivery solutions in Japan and overseas markets

The Successful Applicant

  • Minimum 10 years of end-to-end supply chain management experience
  • Experience in B2B manufacturing experience preferred
  • People management experience
  • Fluent Japanese language skills with business level English skills
  • Familiarity with energy industry preferred (or willingness to learn)

What's on Offer

  • Regional supply chain opportunity with global report line
  • People management responsibilities
  • Opportunity to work at a company experiencing fast-paced growth
  • Opportunity to utilize English
  • Competitive salary package and benefits
  • Central working location and good work-life balance
Fabiel Jean-Philippe
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Phone number
+813 6832 8959

Job summary

Procurement & Supply Chain
Supply Chain Management
What is your area of specialisation?
Energy & Natural Resources
Tokyo 23 Wards
Job Type
Consultant name
Fabiel Jean-Philippe
Consultant phone
+813 6832 8959
Job Reference
Company Type
Foreign Multinational