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Vestas Factory

Transport Specialist
JP, Tokyo | Specialist | Full-Time 
| ID: 17585 

Sales> Global Supply Chain> Field Support and Project Pan-Asia & China

Be part of a highly dedicated team, that strive to deliver end to end transport solutions across the Asia Pacific and China. The department consists of 26 employees in 4 different locations throughout the region. You work in a global environment with interfaces with the regional functions in Asia as well as Global Functions.


  • Ensure safe, timely and cost-effective delivery to wind farm locations in Japan, Greater Asia in close collaboration with construction, procurement and quality teams.
  • Supervise loading and unloading of materials at storage areas and project site.
  • Coordinate deliveries and delivery changes with all involved stakeholders.
  • Coordinate with relevant stakeholders in case of delays and damages.
  • Investigate and support problem-solving of delivery and transport quality issues.
  • Monitor and report transport risks.
  • Supplier Performance Management of service providers.
  • Support sales activities in developing optimum logistics solution for projects.



  • Tertiary degree in Supply Chain Management or Logistics or Engineering
  • Minimum 3-5 years of experience in transport operations, complaint handling, business planning and risk assessment including project management
  • Proven experience in material handling and logistics operations of Wind Turbine Generators
  • Comprehensive knowledge of logistics operations and practices
  • SAP & MS Office knowledge
  • Knowledge of OSHA transportation safety regulations



  • Collaborator with good social skills
  • Demonstrate a willingness to work in the cross-functional and team environment.
  • Good understanding of all aspects of Transport, Project & Stakeholder Management.


What We Offer
We offer you the opportunity to make a difference and to work in a multicultural and international company, where you have the possibility to test your skills and develop professionally.


Additional Information

Primary work location: Tokyo head office.5 days a week.
We do amend or withdraw our jobs and reserve the right to do so at any time, including prior to the advertised closing date.
Please be advised to apply on or before the 13th of August 2021.

About Vestas                                                                
Vestas is proud to be the energy industry’s global partner on sustainable energy solutions. We design, manufacture, install, and service wind turbines across the globe, and we have installed more wind power than anyone else. 

Vestas strives to be the most inclusive workplace in the sustainable energy industry and ensure equal opportunities for everyone regardless of the social identity. We are stronger as a company not despite our differences, but because of them, both professionally and personally. Beyond a diverse workforce, we want to ensure that all of our employees are included and actively contributing to Vestas’ success and innovation. Only then can we become the global leader in sustainable energy solutions and ensure sustainability in everything we do. 

At Vestas, we offer global opportunities for people with growth mindsets and the desire to make a shared and positive impact. We work in the true spirit of our corporate values: accountability, simplicity, collaboration, and passion. We expect everyone to live up to these in their day to day work – no matter what you do and where you are in the organisation.

Learn more about Vestas at www.vestas.com and follow us on our social media channels.