Logistics Team Leader

Company
Abcam
Location
Tokyo
Salary
Competitive
Posted
22 Feb 2021
Closes
24 Mar 2021
Ref
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Discipline
Operations, Logistics
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent
Experience Level
Experienced (non-manager)
Position:

Logistics Team Lead

Reports To:

Logistics Manager, Tokyo

Location:

Tokyo, Japan

Role and responsibility
  • Operate daily logistics activities such as goods in, goods out, aliquoting etc.

(Please see the details below for more information.)
  • Lead the team, currently 5 employees, to work more effificently and proactively showing your strong leadership and any data evidences.
  • Comply with all complicances related with both Global and Japanese EHS requirements.
  • Standardize and improve daily operations while making/updating SOPs.
  • Making training plans for new temp staffs
  • Maintain/improve workplace and warehouse environments.
  • Assist tasks of Logistics managers communicating with global teams.


More details of logistics activities
  • Ship to domestic distributors and global sites including picking and packing.
  • Goods in products shipped from global sites and OEM suppliers.
  • Refill packing consumables including ordering.
  • Aliquoting.
  • Inventry check twice a year.


Other requirements
  • Education, Training & Qualifications
    • Desirable: Degree in biology / lifescience
  • Qualifications
    • Essential: Proficient with MS Office
  • Experience - work, research, voluntary, other
    • Essential:
      • Experience of working in a warehouse, store, distribution, laboratory environment
    • Desirable:
      • Experience of working in a team-orientated environment
  • Specific skills & abilities
    • Essential:
      • Fluent spoken & written Japanese, and written English
      • Proven ability to meet tight deadlines
      • Solid organisational and time management skills
    • Desirable:
      • Fluent spoken & written English
      • Experience of working for a global organisation & influencing decisions made in other regions
      • Experience of aliquoting and the use of flow hoods
  • Personal traits:
    • Essential:
      • Lead by example & happy to get hands on & work alongside team
      • Customer focused.
      • Adaptable, motivated and enthusiastic
      • Proactive and continuously seeking to improve performance

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