The position is responsible for optimizing the balance of inventory across the supply chain network in line with target customer service levels, levels of forecast accuracy and safety stock levels for the portfolio of SKU (Stock Keeping Unit) for which they are accountable.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities :
Determines policies and reviews safety stock and inventory levels
Regularly reviews and optimizes inventory parameters and levels (e.g. reorder PT, safety stock, ABC categorization)
Places orders based upon agreed lead time and volume parameters
Accountable for quality and updates to Material Master Data
Accountable for supply policies EOQ (Economic Order Quantity), scheduling, etc.
Prepares & assists in gap resolution as pre-work to the Sales and Operations Planning meeting
Determines & reviews safety stock and inventory settings quarterly
Defines ABC categorization to define safety stock settings
Required Skills / Experience / Competencies :
Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or any business related course
2 years of experience working in a supply or similar function, preferably in a multinational or multicultural environment
Full understanding of total chain of planning processes
Good knowledge of inventory policies and methodologies
Fluency in both English and Japanese (Speak, Read and Write)
Job Requirements : Full-time employment
Work Hours : 8 : 00AM or 9 : 00AM to 5 : 00PM or 6 : 00PM (Mondays to Fridays)
Overtime might be required depending on the critical deliverables
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