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(Japanese Language Required) 3PL and Project Management Manager

  • Posted: 29 Sep 2021
  • Supply Chain
  • Tokyo
  • Japan

About the job

  • Improve logistics operation in quality, cost and performance, covering warehouse and transportation
  • Project management for supply chain / logistics as Project Manager
  • Design and develop Supply Chain Network to secure company future growth for short, middle and long term
  • Develop a team of talents

About you

  • University Graduate
  • Proven experience in logistics, warehouse, transportation management and 3PL management in performance, costs and quality
  •  Passion and some experience in people management and development experience
  • Prior experience in food company is preferred but not mandatory requirement
  • Skills in finding, negotiating and cooperating with external partners (e.g., 3PL)
  • Experience in 3PL forwarder management for importation and customs
  • Project Management and Business Process Optimization experience related to supply chain and logistics
  • Design and develop supply chain network, such as new warehouse launch, warehouses migration, WMS implementation and transport optimization
  • Hands-on experience and operation management on Genba (on-site) level
  • Strong collaboration and teamwork skills with cross function team experience
  • Systems, such as SAP (ERP) and WMS process experience and knowledge, system development and/or implementation experience is also preferable
  • Data analysis skills for decision making
  • Familiar with working with the computer (Word, Excel and PowerPoint)
  • Business level of English both in writing and speaking
  • Leadership and influencing skills to drive changes within the organization and dares to challenge and drive for transformation
  • Dedication and commitment to achieving targets with Never Give Up and Outside Box Thinking
  • Excellent interpersonal skills to negotiate, collaborate and involve internal and external stakeholders
  • Delivers value for Danone, customers and communities with high standards
  • Unleash team’s potential
  • Fosters collective impact through teamwork and diversity
  • Understand self and strives for development

About us

  • Ensure that every day shipment executed well to fulfil customer service level
  • Make sure that all goods receipt, storage and delivery at / from each DC is executed effectively in line with group quality and food safety requirement
  • Optimize logistics cost structures and improve / reduce Cost to Serve, in the element of warehouse inbound & outbound, storage and transportation
  • Follow the company strategy to develop relationship with 3PLs and continue to improve productivity and cost efficiency
  • Corporate with 3PLs for continuous performance improvement through KPI management and best practice sharing amongst all
  • Manage both oversea and domestic 3PMs for their logistics operation in performance, quality and costs
  • Manage import operation from oversea 3PMs, working closely with the selected forwarders on custom clearance, shipment scheduling and quality
  • Manage and lead various supply chain projects with multiple functions as Project Manager
  • Design, develop and execute activities of Supply Chain Network Optimization based on Operations Master Plan
  • Work with Quality Food Safety Department to retain and improve operational quality to fulfil Danone’s standard
  • Manage internal control activities, such as DC Audit and Annual Stocktaking
  • Lead and direct the team to achieve targets and contribute to company growth
  • Supervise team members respectively to gain competences and to reinforce performance of both individual and team for their development

Application procedure

  • Resume and Cover letter

  • (Video)Assessment

  • Interview #1

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