Business Platform Planning Manager - Japanese Speaking
This position is the change agent and takes accountability for the excellence of our clients' delivery capability (Quality, Cost and Time) offered to customers. Responsibilities involve operational improvements for better productivity and quality of the warehouse/ supply chain operation. In addition, this position will be responsible for far-sighted projects and initiatives positioning our clients' operations competitive in the market, and developing robust operational linkages with various functions, such as business units, procurement, IT, customer service, finance and Japan HQ.
Operational analysis, numerical analysis on logistics related issues and problems, including supply chain management, stock management and other kaizen in operation process.
Develop and present findings, identify solution, appropriate courses of action and assist with the implementation initiative, follow up on progress and ensure completion and effectiveness of the solution, cooperating with concerned departments and Japan HQ.
Communicate effectively with all team members, stakeholders and project sponsors on technical and non-technical topics.
Strive toward continual optimization across processes using technology to solve issues, increase efficiency, and add to the bottom line.
Achieve core business competencies in rapidly changing environments.
Execute every task as directed by the supervisor.
Excellent written & spoken Japanese.
Excellent written & spoken English.
Bachelor degree preferably in business or marketing.
At least 3 years’ job experience
Advanced skill in MS Office (Excel, Access, PowerPoint and the others)
Maintains strong attention to detail in high-pressure situations
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills (verbal, written, presentation) within all levels of the organization
Quantitative data analysis and problem solving abilities and the ability to analyze logistics operations.
Ability to identify and diagnosis problems, present implementable solutions and organize workflows