Key Job Accountabilities
Manage the Sales and Operations Planning process (S&OP) to ensure the availability of products to clients. Provide the right level of service and stocks optimization to contribute to Supply Chain performance.
*Analyze and consolidate demand and stock parameters of subsidiaries (countries)
*Ensure the framing of demand (consistency, historical base)
*Analyze monthly/ weekly demand variation needs and define the priorities for the production
plan with factory
*Ensure consistency of factory’s production plan according to demand and make
recommendations in case of inconsistency. Confirm MAD (shipment) plan.
*Challenge factories on their capacity to integrate market constraints (batch and run sizes,
management of shortage, safety stock planning)
*Communicate updated information on supply chain stocks and service update (possible slow
movers, fulfillment rate) to subsidiaries
*Manage catalogue and contribute to its rationalization
*Build next year’s budget in units for catalogue responsible for in cooperation with Brand
business and controlling.
*Manage stock parameters on the whole Supply Chain, ensuring End to End optimization
*Propose allocations among subsidiaries on available quantities in case of shortages to Brand
Business team for validation
*Follow up and analyze performance indicators and make recommendations for improvement
to ensure achievement of targets
*Coordinate launches with all key actors and provide update (pre and post launch)
Professional and Technical Competencies
-Fosters a demand-driven Supply Chain with service as a priority
-Brings added value to the customer and the consumer
*“Make it happen” with operational excellence and agility
-Optimizes information, physical and financial flows across the whole Supply Chain
-Uses business data for continuous improvement
-Improves flexibility, reactivity and reliability
-Masters costs along the Supply Chain
*Nurtures the pioneering spirit
-Anticipates business activity and acts proactively
-Deepens the position of the Supply Chain within the business
*Controls risks and operates responsibly
-Masters Quality, EHS (Environment, Health and Safety), Finance & Supply Chain standards
-Integrates external regulations linked to his/her activity
Must have aspects
*Can speak, read and write in English (business level). Strong communications skills.
*Logical and analytical thinker with business (customer centric) mind
*Strong commitment to support fast growing and rapidly changing business
*Strong in numbers and analyze quantitative data.
*With background on Country Demand/Supply Planning, at least 3 years.
*With knowledge on methods and processes of supply planning
*Native in Japanese language