Role : Supply Planner is responsible for delivering customer service level that is competitive in Japan market, balanced with optimal inventory investment based on demand plan developed by demand planner in line with commercial strategies.
In this role, planner provides supply chain expertise, ensure execution of the supply plan partnering with APSC and local members in supply chain.
Ensure all key stakeholders understand key processes which contribute to customer service
Drive discussion on supply scenarios for items with potential risk, minimize impact by partnering with APSC, 3PL, and local team
Collaborate with local Sub Con Planner to ensure optimal customer service outcomes for locally reworked products
Analyse reasons for service failures, recommend and drive initiatives to prevent future occurrences
Agree on optimal safety stock level with APSC to ensure customer service levels are met with effective level of inventory
Review inventory related opportunities with franchise team, ensure the business derives maximum financial return on its inventory.
Inventory amount, DOS, SLOB, Write-Off
NPI / NPD
Partnering with project management team, APSC, and demand planner to ensure on-time supply planning and execution towards launch
Post-launch supply management collaborating with demand planner to achieve customer service and optimal inventory level
of NPI / NPD’s launched on schedule, OTIF, Inventory level
Identify supply gap vs latest demand, figure out opportunities to close gap partnering with key stakeholders and demand planner
Partnering with APSC, maximize supply chain capabilities to support business growth with optimal level of inventory
QUALIFICATIONS : Essential
Education / Qualification
Minimum 3yrs of professional experience in any area
Supply management experience, such as production / shipment schedule adjustment based on updated demand forecast, and inventory control
Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint
English : Intermediate (spoken and written)
English : Fluent