OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS

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Based in our Tokyo office, the successful candidate will join Oxford University Press in charge of Supply Chain Management (SCM).

Supply Chain Management (SCM)
Responsibilities
  • Monitor, analyse and report on activities, trends, results and recommendations relating to key indicators such as Import Price, Freight and Inventory
  • Prepare monthly performance analysis and report results to management
  • Warehousing, distribution, shipping management and effective liaison with these functions/departments
  • Lead cost reduction initiatives
  • Stock and materials control
  • Negotiate contracts for sales/purchases and manage renew, review contracts as required to enable effective trading, operations and customer relations
  • Liaise with other departments in order to establish and maintain effective and relevant SCM activities and support in relation to the organization's sales, purchasing, materials management, production and overall operating functions
  • Pursue business partnering with internal stakeholders e.g. Sales, Marketing and Finance to better support the business from SCM standpoint
  • Address ad hoc requests and projects requiring SCM related data analysis
Qualifications
  • Minimum of 3 years experience in SCM
  • University degree
  • English communication and presentation skills
  • Advanced Excel and other Microsoft Office skills
  • Ability to successfully analyse large volume of data
  • Proven ability to work under pressure against tight deadlines, prioritize work, and deliver results
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills
  • Ability to formulate conclusions and recommendations using facts and data, deductive reasoning, and sound judgment
  • International business experience and a basic understanding of cultural and operational differences
  • Have a native level Japanese and business level English or higher
How to apply To apply, please email your curriculum vitae in English and Japanese, with a letter of application and current salary expectations to recruit.japan@oup.com
Updated: June 26, 2019

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