Lead Specialist (WDC) in Osaka at Stryker Corporation

Date Posted: 6/10/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Basic Function

The main responsibility on this role is to manage day to day transportation related operations through 3PL, control the transportation cost for both inbound and outbound, and upgrade the delivery quality and service level.  It is also required to become the business liaison with the business leadership to ensure achievement of aligned business goals and objectives.


  • Direct all transportation activities
  • Plan for transportation budget and develop the strategies for making transportation cost lower
  • Procure the best transportation services in terms of both cost and operational quality through the bidding process
  • Build partnership with the service providers and maintain constructive relationships
  • Review transportation cost, service level, quality metrics and execute continuous improvement
  • Design transportation network, modes and programs for service/cost optimization
  • Work closely with other supply chain functions

Qualifications/Work Experience Preferred

  • Can demonstrate Stryker value
  • Vender management and negotiation skill
  • Metrics management experience
  • Excellent analytical skills including familiarity of business intelligence tool
  • Excellent PC skills including spreadsheet and word processing applications
  • Presentation skills
  • Strong internal and external customer care mind
  • Work experience of managing 3PL or providing services as 3PL - preferred
  • SAP user experience for supply chain or order management - preferred
  • Excellent leadership and managerial skills

Education/Special Training Required

  • Proficiency in English  - preferred

Work From Home: No

Travel Percentage: Up to 25%

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