Supply Chain Technology Leader (Strategy and Delivery)
¥18M - 30M / annum
May 7, 2018
An exciting senior role has come up for a technology-savvy strategic thinker, ideally from a management consulting background (Senior Manager to Partner – BCG, McKinsey, Bain etc are invited to apply!), or in a leadership Technology/Supply Chain role within a global firm. My client is a leader in its field and is looking to innovate new ways to enhance the customer experience, via a seamless supply chain and logistics process, leveraging the latest technologies on the market. The ideal candidate will be a strategic business thinker, have the ability to translate business strategies into realizable technology solutions here on the ground in Japan, using the best in class technologies from global, and driving new innovation as the Platform Head. This is an exciting role for someone who likes a challenge, is capable of driving diverse teams and really wants to leave their mark on an organization.
More about the Role:
- Understand business directions and set up the strategies and technology solutions to meet those goals
- Partner with HQ on technologies and program initiatives and provide thought leadership on how they can be applied for the local Japan market
- Prioritize the business requirements based on the overriding strategies and manage the executions.
More about the Successful Candidate:
- 10+ years experiences in Supply Chain, Logistics and Technology, either in a senior consulting role, or as an internal leader
- Capable of talking with business side executives, as well as getting deeply involved with the technologies
- Experience in building business strategies.
- Strong oral and written communication skills in both English, with a demonstrated ability to communicate and build consensus with various internal and external groups and senior leaders.
- People management and leadership experience
- Native level Japanese
What’s On Offer:
- Senior level position – ideal for an IT Director or senior person in management consulting firm
- Have a real impact on the organization and get close to technology innovation
- Top global firm, recognized as a leader in their space and innovator