|部署・役職名||Supply Chain Planning Manager|
The Supply Planning Manager is the key role for planning, controlling, and scheduling all activities supporting assigned product lines / families. The Supply Planning Manager balances production and inventory levels with demand to support targets consistent with customer service levels, inventory turns.
The Supply Planning Manager develops feasible, 18－24 months rolling master plans for the replenishment of semi－finished goods/raw materials of each product and/or product family sourced from inter－company, as well as finished goods outsourced for local third－party manufacturer. He or she is responsible for determining time phased requirements for all purchased products.
The Supply Planning Manager leads all efforts to maintain systematic business rules relative to supply planning, address product availability issues, and ensure that long term supply constraint issues are resolved or escalated when appropriate.
CORE JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:
・Develop feasible supply plans （24 months rolling） for finished goods, semi－finished goods and raw materials.
・Update the 24 months rolling supply plan on a monthly frequency with net change updates.
・Work closely with Financial Planning （Demand Planning） team to ensure lead－time and production capacity requirements are considered when reviewing and approving all demands, including new product launches.
・Ensure that there is appropriate coordination and communicate of a rolling 24 months supply plan （DRP） to Global Operations outside the time－fenced planning period
・Ensure that all planning parameters are reviewed and updated regularly, e.g. safety days, in－transit lead time, production lead time.
・Lead monthly planning meetings for the responsible product lines / families to reach consensus on schedules and plans over the planning horizon.
・Recommend changes to target inventories, turns and safety stocks when necessary to deliver required customer service levels. Recommend disposal of obsolete or expired inventories as appropriate.
・Collaborates with Global Operations and/or Supply Chain Brand team to develop supply plans that will meet customer and business needs. Escalates supply constraints as needed and with appropriate lead time.
・Identifies and resolves conflicts with supply and demand, and availability of capacity.
■New Product Launch （NPI）
・Manage multiple new products as assigned to effect development of supply chain strategy, launch management / execution and post－launch value chain management for multiple new products.
・Effectively communicate the status of NPI projects, issues, risks and opportunities for optimization.
・Support key Global / Area Operations review and Supply Chain risk management business processes while developing and communicating a holistic understanding of new branded product issues/opportunities.
・Phase out product identified and managed to plan to minimize obsolescence including finished goods, semi－finished goods and raw materials.
・Represent Supply Chain function in various recurring supplier or other product meetings.
■Third Party Manufacture （TPM） Management
・Collaborate with TPM to ensure production plans established and potential risk to supply identified and mitigated.
・Understand supplier capabilities and potential risk and impact on supply chain and customers driving implementation of mitigation plans where needed.
・Collaborate with Financial Planning and Brand Team to influence launch or phase out plans to optimize revenue growth, cost, inventory, obsolescence, and speed to market highlighting trade－offs, cost/benefit analyses, and making recommendations.
・Ensure appropriate contingency plans established based on levels of risk （i.e. Capacity shortfall, demand exceed forecast, etc.）.
・Develop and manage a manufacturing readiness and supply chain project launch plan for each launch to ensure project stays on task and minimal surprises at time of market release.
■Product Master Data Management
・Responsible for updating existing item master data in SAP, Master Data Management and manage all necessary changes/updates to item master data as required.
・Responsible to ensure data quality and quality Control （QC） processes.
・Monitor the workflow process for new item requests, changes, and deletions and entering data in SAP.
・Responsible for supporting vendor master data creation and maintenance in SAP. Includes vetting of current and potential Foss vendors as well as gathering required documentation and forms.
・Perform additional duties as assigned.
【必須（MUST）】・Minimum of 5 years production / planning / scheduling work experience in a supply chain related field or demonstrated skills, of which, 2 years of managerial experience is required.
・Previous working experience in Pharmaceutical Industry is essential.
・High degree of language proficiency in both English and Japanese; strong verbal, written, listening and presentation skills.
・Passion for pursuing excellent Supply Chain Management skills.
・Leadership Skills: Possesses ability to collaborate widely across the local site, with affiliates and regional/ global teams. Must be able to build strong relationships, coach and influence peers and key stakeholders. Leads for change and embraces a continuous improvement philosophy and approach to work. （Influencing Others/ Change Leadership）
【歓迎（WANT）】・B.A. or B.S. in business, engineering, or supply chain management field.
・APICS or other Supply Chain related Certification preferred.
・Strong ERP systems and computer software experience e.g. SAP, Oracle, Excel, Power Point, and Visio.