Computer firm wants director of operations
Susie Gyopos and Ana Wang
If you are familiar with the operations of personal computer companies, then this is an ideal job for you.
Fujitsu PC Asia Pacific is the Asia-Pacific regional headquarters of Fujitsu Japan, which specialises in the marketing and sales of personal computers for corporate and end-user markets in the region. The company is looking for a director of operations.
Working at a multinational company that provides information technology-based business solutions for the global marketplace, the candidate will have to manage day-to-day operational activities, including procurement, material management, order fulfilment and distribution.
The applicant must be dynamic with strong leadership skills. The job entails developing and maintaining a cost-effective logistics network that includes all supply chain elements, and a high level of customer satisfaction through completion of orders efficiently.
Applicants should have a degree in logistics, supply chain or a related discipline with at least five years' experience in a similar capacity at a multinational company.
Other responsibilities of the director of operations include demand and supply planning, inventory management and leading a team in strategic sourcing activities to maximise value gains from suppliers and implementing cost reduction programmes.
Strong analytical skills and excellent interpersonal and presentation skills are essential for this post.