Distribution Planner (West/Transport Optimization)

Location Singapore, Singapore
Discipline Manufacturing & Production
Job Reference SU_1552884413
Salary S$3500 - S$4000 per month
Consultant Name Siti Suhara Binte Kames
Consultant Email siti.suhara@manpower.com.sg
Consultant Contact No. 62328809
EA License No. 02C3423
Consultant Registration No. R1548454

We are hiring for one of the biggest luxury brands in the world, and we are looking for candidates who are keen to develop in the area of distribution planning. This role will play an integral part in ensuring that size and deploy inventory within the distribution network achieves target service level.

To succeed in this role, you will need:

  1. Bachelor's Degree in Supply Chain/Logistics/Business
  2. At least 3 years of work experience in supply chain, touching on inventory, and transportation optimization
  3. Strong project and timeline management skills
  4. Strong communication skills to manage internal stakeholders
  5. Problem solving abilities, with the ability to meet inventory and costs objectives

Your key responsibilities and activities will include:

Inventory Sizing

  • Define and communicate the target stock level and model stock for each Subsidiary according to life cycle (new products, recurrent items, phasing out) and expected service level

Inventory Deployment

  • Ensure the inventory deployment according to the demand and inventory level in coordination with the demand manager
  • Allocate the products according to the priorities / opportunities / constraints in terms of transportation, shipping, etc
  • Control the availability of products, identify and report the shortages/ stocks excess risks
  • Communicate the availability of products to Subsidiaries or to Customer Service if exists

Product Life Cycle Management

  • Plan and organize new product launches and end of life product strategies in cooperation with the Sales / Marketing / Forecasting departments
  • Optimize the inventory depletion (sales, staff sales, returns & disposal)


  • Elaborate the shipping needs
  • Communicate the shipping needs to Logistics

Rebalancing Organization

  • Identify opportunities of product rebalancing in distribution network
  • Organize and deploy inventory rebalancing between Subsidiaries

Location: Pioneer

Interested candidates may click on APPLY NOW with their latest resumes uploaded. Please include:

  • Last drawn and expected salaries
  • Notice period (if any)

Siti Suhara Binte Kames EA License No. 02C3423 Personnel Registration No. R1548454