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Logistics Manager

Logistics Manager

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Amazon Data Services Japan K K
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Job Description

Be a part of operating the world’s largest cloud computing infrastructure! Amazon Web Services is seeking a motivated professional for a Data Center Logistics position. The ideal candidate possesses a strong work ethic, attention to detail, the ability to meet deadlines, and a commitment to Operational Excellence.

The Logistics is responsible for the oversight of multiple spare parts rooms located in staffed and un-staffed Data Centers. The role incorporates analyzation and continuous improvement around effectiveness of work methods, procedures, controls, and staffing. Logistics ensure performance plans are set, maintained, continuously improved upon, and difficult problems are met with creative solutions to achieve highly accurate and timely inventory movement throughout our Data Centers.

Key components of role:
· Generate and communicate highly accurate, accessible inventory metrics reporting to Stakeholders
· Creatively resolve problems and make department impacting decisions in a highly ambiguous environment
· Run stock level reports and analyze results; optimize on-hand stock levels in effort to decrease cost-to-serve and increase efficiency of stock holdings.
· Set and monitor inventory levels of stock rooms to ensure that proper stock levels are maintained to support build and repair activities.
· Work closely with the logistics purchasing team to ensure cluster level stock is kept at appropriate levels.
·Design, assess, and implement new strategies and initiatives to continuously exceed Customer expectations.
-Continuous improvement of processes through implementation of LEAN processes

Basic Qualifications

- Goods receiving, inventory cycle counts and related auditing and stock control functions at numerous locations.
- Review and process of tickets via our Remedy system for parts requests and stock replenishments.
- Site visits to Audit and review on site stock holdings.
- Processing of access forms, method statements and similar documentation.
- Facilitate with logistics and supply chain planning for remote project implementations.
- Generation of metrics for daily and weekly reviews.
- Good knowledge about computers and network equipment
- Fluent level of Japanese/English language

Preferred Qualifications

- Experience dealing with customers during problem resolution and operating efficiently under pressure.
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills with the ability to bridge time zones.
- Obsessed with building strong relationships with internal customers and all key stakeholders.
- Not afraid to take ownership, keeping positive attitude and resolve problems despite difficult circumstances
- Ability to think big and strategize for future projects beneficial to whole NRT team.
- Demonstrated inventory management experience at scale.
- Previous experience of participating or leading large scale technology projects.
- Datamining skills and analytical skills
- LEAN, Sigma and OE knowledge and/or proficiency.
- Effective prioritization and time management.
- Fluent English and Japanese.
- Full Driving license.
- Linux or Network experience