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Brown-Forman Supply Chain Manager - Taiwan in Taipei City, Taiwan

Brown-Forman Taiwan will be a strong focus market for us and is to become a key contributor to generate the next wave of growth for Brown-Forman Asia. We are optimistic of the market potential it has for us and we wish to get a fair share of the market by setting the fundamentals right for long term growth with the solid and relevant portfolio that we have. We are dedicated to the Taiwan market and we are building the organisation from the start with a vision for success and growth. We invite you to become a part of this legacy.

Meaningful Work From Day One

The Supply Chain Manager will be taking the lead to support the Taiwan Local market from a Supply Chain perspective. This position is an all-round role involving a variety of fundamental disciplines including Importation, Inbound & Outbound Logistics, Inventory & 3PL Warehouse Management, as well as Order Processing that are critical to the success of the market, which is expanding with a lot of opportunities.

What You Can Expect

Supply Chain Strategy & Planning

  • Support financial targets by proactively manage any issues related to supply, stock, warehouse and logistics, and order processing

  • Develop strategies for managing supply risk through identification, assessments and prioritization of risk in supply area and constraint planning

  • Lead monthly forecast review meeting with Commercial Leaders and develop a consensus forecast, identify forecast gap and changes

  • Analyze and confirm forecast demand and input figures into system

  • Participate in monthly demand planning calls with Louisville Planning team

  • Manage replenishment orders to Taiwan locai warehouse based on latest demand and inventory level

  • Support Portfolio development by completing new brand, product and SKU introductions / rationalizations, including any special pack/ label requirements

3PL Warehouse & Inventory Management

  • Monitor performance of 3PL warehouse in Taiwan, in terms of inventory accuracy, on-time delivery of inbound and outbound shipments, customs clearance, documents & data accuracy

  • Lead contract renewal process, manage logistics cost and negotiate favourable rates and terms

  • Manage overall inventory holdings and stock turns

  • Monitor inventory level to ensure continuous supply; present risks, scenarios and proposals to Commercial Leaders

  • Develop and Implement inventory strategies which cater for markets needs

  • Monitor Slow moving/ aged stock, collaborate with Commercial Leaders for depletion plan

  • Conduct monthly inventory reconciliations and yearly stock take

  • Coordinate VAP Repack and relabelling activities

  • Manage inventory of POSM items

Order Fulfillment & Logistics

  • Process and monitor outbound orders and shipments, facilitate communication between 3PL warehouse and customers on all logistics matters to ensure timely shipment

  • Manage the research and resolution of customer order discrepancies

  • Manage importing requirements including documentation, certification, analyses, samples and all other related requirements

  • Monthly calls with Louisville Operations team to review open replenishment orders and all logistics issues

What Exactly Are We Looking For?

  • 6+ years experience in Supply Chain function within alcohol beverage or FMCG industries

  • Good knowledge in Importation and Local Customs regulations, Logistics, S&D planning, Warehouse Management and Order Fulfillment

  • Familiar with RTC process under distribution model

  • Experience in ERP system e.g. SAP

  • Able to work a flexible schedule to meet demands of the role; experience in MNC is preferrable

  • Bachelor’s degree in Supply Chain Management, Business Administration, or related field

  • High degree of independent judgment and decision making

  • Key problem-solving skill in developing strategies and actions

  • Strong data analysis skill

  • Strong engagement and leadership skills with the ability to communicate well with stakeholders across various functions

  • Fluent in Mandarin and English

Note: Office location to be confirmed*

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Brown-Forman Corporation is committed to equality of opportunity in all aspects of employment. It is the policy of Brown-Forman Corporation to provide full and equal employment opportunities to all employees and potential employees without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, veteran status, age, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, genetic information, physical or mental disability or any other legally protected status.

Business Area: Global Production

City: Taipei City

State: Taipei City

Country: TWN

Req ID: JR-00001688

Brown-Forman Corporation is committed to equality of opportunity in all aspects of employment. It is the policy of Brown-Forman Corporation to provide full and equal employment opportunities to all employees and potential employees without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, veteran status, age, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, genetic information, physical or mental disability or any other legally protected status.

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