Manager DC Operation, Supply Chain Management

Chiba | Japan | Supply Chain Management

At adidas, every day is a chance to flip the script. An invitation to take everything we know and re-invent it. Do it better. Never settling for good enough. Every day we get up, invent, adapt, improvise, find new ways to collaborate, and do the unexpected. We’re creators, makers and doers. Helping athletes make a difference, not just in their games, but in their lives and in their world. It’s an obsession.

We’ve been doing this for more than 65 years. With an unmatched history and tradition of creating iconic products, consumer connections and experiences, we’ve been defining sport culture since the beginning. And we’re never done. Come be a part of shaping the future together with us.

Purpose & Overall Relevance for the Organization:

Specialize in shipment management operation which is part of warehousing management and aim to improve customer satisfaction by providing the best physical distribution service

Key Responsibilities:

・Build up a cooperative framework with 3PL, set common targets and monitor the progress.

・Be familiar with customer’s delivery process, introduce shipment process and also review the process on a regular basis.

・Maintain the ability to respond flexibly toward customers’ demands.

・Have a continual sense of cost reduction and explore opportunities of cost reduction when performing operation.

・Establish internal network (SCM_QC, SCM, Sales, Retail and eCom) to provide non-defective products to customers.

・Set communication route with Sales and facilitate the acquisition of prior shipment info.

・Forecast shipments and create a work schedule based on the prior info.

・Control and management of shipment instructions.

・Observe on-time delivery and shipment accuracy.

・Set the management tool and make periodic reports.


Key Relationships:

- Key interfaces (internal) : SCM, IT, Sales, Customer service(adidas/Reebok/Rockport), Retail, eCom

- Key interfaces (external): Customer, Hitachi, Shinsei

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

・At least 3 years of work experience and has highly accurate ability to manage work

・Strong leadership and able to create accurate work planning

・Understands the system / process

・Communicate with others

・Manage relationship and diversity

・Planning and organization

・Analysis and problem-solving

・Learning and personal development

・Negotiation ability

・Manage 3PL

・Stress tolerance

Requisite Education / Qualifications:


IT skills:

Outlook Advanced

Word                    Advanced

Excel                     Advanced

Power Point        Advanced

SAP-AFS               Advanced

WMS(Trinet)       Advanced

adidas celebrates diversity, supports inclusiveness and encourages individual expression in our workplace. We do not tolerate the harassment or discrimination toward any of our applicants or employees. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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The Facts

Jobtitle Manager DC Operation, Supply Chain Management
Team Supply Chain Management
Brand adidas
Location Chiba
Country Japan
Number 177742
Position Type Full time
Date Jul-10, 2018
Relocation no

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