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Title:  Logistics Manager

Date:  Aug 11, 2019

Tokyo, 13, JP

Company:  MolsonCoors_International

Requisition ID: 7701 

A Career in Beer:     

Our purpose at Molson Coors is to delight the world’s beer drinkers.   We are the world’s family brewer, brewing and selling our beer for over 350 years around the world.  We’re TalentBrewers - we believe in our brands and our people, we believe that a truly inspiring and diverse place to work is a must.  We want you to join our team of passionate self-starters who believe the world is full of untapped opportunities. So, if you get fired up about making a real difference as part of a winning team like we do, we want to hear from you.


The Headlines:   

In the role of Logistics & Distribution Manager, you will organize the storage and distribution of goods. You will ensure the right products are delivered to the right location on time and at a good cost. The Logistics & Distribution Manager should be involved in transportation, stock control, warehousing and monitoring the flow of goods.  Understanding the whole supply chain is important to coordinate it effectively and liaise with suppliers of raw materials, manufacturers, retailers and consumers.

This position reports to the Senior Supply Chain Manager and oversees a team of three direct reports.


The Responsibilities: 

Logistics/Planning Management-

  • Responsible for product supply management efficiently (S&OP) including domestic logistics, import planning, on-going sourcing site management and production volume planning.
  • Deliver the targeted logistics cost optimizing work process efficiency
  • Responsible for customer order management co-work with sales organization.
  • Track business progress and Prepare necessary reporting.
  • Analyze logistics opportunity; develop logistics strategy co-working with other function and execute logistics saving with required quality.
  • Co-work with Supply Chain Sr Manager to improve on going supply chain.

Budget Control-

  • Manage approved product cost & logistics cost budgets.
  • Analyze logistics opportunity; develop logistics strategy co-working with other function and execute logistics saving with required quality.
  • Track budget spending progress and Prepare necessary reporting

People Management-

  • Builds a team of highly engaged and motivated people.
  • Agrees on annual objectives and links variable pay to the achievement levels.
  • Holds bi-annual performance reviews giving clear, honest and fair feedback.
  • Support talent development of the team utilizing internal trainings


The Other Qualifications –      

  • In-depth and extensive logistics expertise to manage customers / trade with a high level discipline.
  • People management experience and skills, equipped with strong leadership while being a good motivator.
  • Self-starting and proactive, efficiently manage workload by prioritization and empowerment to the team.
  • High level of compliance, work ethics and personal integrity.
  • Proactive and results oriented
  • Assertive yet good team player with a positive “can do” attitude
  • Strong negotiation skill.
  • English proficiency to manage effectively written and verbal communication with key stakeholders, and native-level Japanese are required.
  • 5 years experiences in logistics/planning area as manager
  • Good analytical skills which will enable the person to give knowledgeable direction to supply chain team.
  • Multi National company experience is preferred

At Molson Coors we seek diversity. Differing perspectives lead to challenging the expected, which keeps new ideas bubbling up. We’re an equal opportunity employer and invite applications from candidates from all backgrounds, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, gender identity, age, disability, veteran status or any other characteristic. We take pride in celebrating our unique brew.