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Resource Planner

Date: 03-May-2021

Location: Tokyo, JP

Company: Tetra Pak

At Tetra Pak we touch millions of lives every day, ensuring better nutrition and healthier lifestyles through safe packaging and food processing solutions. Guided by our global brand promise, PROTECTS WHAT´S GOOD, we strive to make a difference by protecting food, people and our futures. To do this we need more than smart technology.  We need smart people too. People like you, who wants to work with people like us.

Resource Planner

We are looking for a expert who will lead the resource planning activities in a large planning area or across several planning areas to ensure delivery of high quality services, resulting in high level of satisfaction of internal stakeholders and customers, in a timely manner and at the right cost. 


This position will be based in Tokyo.

What you will do

As a Resource Planner you will:

  • Lead the execution of resource and facility planning and scheduling in a large planning area or across several planning areas with a 1 year horizon, in a timely manner with full transparency, high level of quality and stakeholder involvement.
  • Participate in resource capacity coordination with other planning area Resource Planners, in acollaboration with relevant functional networks and approved subcontractor companies to ensure the right competence and facilities are available at the right time and at the right cost. Escalate resource prioritization conflicts to relevant stakeholders in a timely manner.
  • Participate in CBP Tactical Planning process through analysis of longterm capacity constraints (for over or under capacity) with a 3-5 year horizon. Provide relevant headcount, maturity level and career migration inputs into CBP process.
  • Lead continuous improvement, share and learn and implementation of best practices, related to own area of responsibility.
  • Lead the consistent application of global standards, processes, local and legal requirements within own area of responsibility.
  • Lead the definition, development and deployment of visual management and management reporting including the right metrics for own area of responsibility.
  • As required, lead, develop and manage teams of planners according to the global HR processes, standards and definitions.
  • As required, take on additional role of SubProcess Driver or process SuperUser to drive process implementation and continuous improvement in own area of responsibility.

Who you are

We believe you have (are):

  • Minimum 5 years resource planning experience across boundaries and managing teams is preferred
  • Basic negotiation skills
  • Strong productivity focus
  • Proven record of process implementation, discipline and organizational agility
  • Strong continuous improvement focus

We offer you

  • Variety of exciting challenges with ample opportunities for development and training in a truly global landscape
  • Culture that pioneers spirit of innovation where our engineering genius drives visible result
  • Equal opportunity employment experience that values difference and diversity
  • Market competitive compensation and benefits with flexible working arrangements

Apply now!

If you are inspired to share our responsibility of protecting food to protecting the planet, apply through our careers page on https://jobs.tetrapak.com/.