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Cummins Inc. Supply Chain Leader - Cummins Filtration Japan in Minato, Japan

Supply Chain Leader - Cummins Filtration Japan


Japanese language proficiency (near-native level) is strictly required.

To plan and maintain daily supply chain operations for critical suppliers or customers in materials, production, inventory, logistics, customer service, demand management, or order fulfillment. Ensures internal and external customers' expectations and requirements are met.

Achieving and continuously improving customer service levels, and/or manage inventory levels and targets, and managing supply and demand within the Supply Chain.

Ensures internal and external customers' expectations and requirements are met.

Manage the daily operational processes for a critical segment of the supply chain.

Eliminate potential supply chain failures as part of the daily planning process.

Champion preventive practices to eliminate expediting to supply chain leadership as appropriate to prevent problems.

Lead cross functional stakeholders to develop and implement short and mid-term tactical improvements

Complies with communication plans and processes to ensure stakeholders’ needs are met.

Leverage common processes tools, and information systems

Approve system strategies and advise on changes to planning systems parameters as required.

Analyze and interpret KPIs to identify areas for improvement and action plans.

Lead Six Sigma and functional process improvement teams.

Liaise with functional stakeholders to mitigate mid-term supplier or customer constraints.

Mentor and coach supply chain planners.

Ensure common processes are being utilized and internal controls are in place



Japanese language proficiency (near-native level) is strictly required.

Develops talent - Developing people to meet both their career goals and the organization’s goals.

Customer focus - Building strong customer relationships and delivering customer-centric solutions.

Ensures accountability - Holding self and others accountable to meet commitments.

Global perspective - Taking a broad view when approaching issues, using a global lens.

Education, Licenses, Certifications

B.S or B.A in applicable field


Intermediate level of relevant work experience required.

Other Requirements:

Lives and reinforces the Cummins Values

Language - Japanese language proficiency is required Business-level English

ERP - Experience w/Oracle R12 or similar

API - Experience leading annual physical inventory count

Project management - Willingness to take on and lead project work


Primary Location Japan-Tokyo-To-Minato-Japan, Minato-ku, CJL Office

Job Type Experienced - Exempt / Office

Recruitment Job Type Exempt - Experienced

Job Posting Aug 12, 2020, 6:51:39 PM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 2000014Z