Sr. Procurement Specialist

Lead Consulting Group Tokyo, Japan

Posted on
Jul 10, 2020
Job type
Full-time
Career level
Mid career

Job description

Sr. Procurement Specialist (Individual Contributor) of Japan Indirect Procurement is responsible for :

1) the global or regional sourcing strategies, across the indirect categories of spend, at all global site. The categories of activity include but not limited to Marketing services. The person will develop and maintain strong relationships with business stakeholders and external suppliers. The person oversees implementation of category plan to ensure the underpinning process improvement and procurement activities deliver the expected business value in accordance with the strategic plans.


2) Project management with responsibility to simplify process, drive operational excellence and implement the transformation program for Japan, China, and AP.

Procurement organization in line with the global procurement team and Japan strategies. The person will take an active role in the development of procurement strategy, contract management, risk management, stakeholder management, and supplier value management process.


3) Act as business partner to one of the 5 Tribes (business organizations) in Japan - first point of contact.

Skill

Required:​

•Partner with internal stakeholders to realize their business requirement with suppliers, lead and drive their business with most optimized cost, quality and lead time.

•Demonstrate strong skill of supplier management and internal stakeholder engagement and coordination.

•Represent Japan Procurement position and value strongly to Global & Regional Procurement community.

•Develop related category sourcing strategy with leveraging deep knowledge and experience about sourcing and related business process and Manage the sourcing end to end process by him/her self.

•Ability to think and express logically.

•Business Level Japanese & English (writing, verbal, includes Teleconference ) TOEIC 800 or above.

Desired:​

•Over 5 years of Procurement experiences in large size company


Skills
Japanese Level
Business
English Level
Business
Annual Income
JPY 7M - 10M

Location

Tokyo, Japan

Lead Consulting Group

Tokyo, Japan

About Us

Lead Consulting Group is an executive recruitment consultancy company based in Japan.

We work closely with multinationals, midsize to small companies, governments and educational institutions in the areas of human capital management and related services in Japan.

People Also Viewed

Lead Consulting Group

Associate Director, Procurement

Lead Consulting Group
Saitama, Japan
Lead Consulting Group

Market Research Specialist Chapter

Lead Consulting Group
Tokyo, Japan
APS Recruitment

TREASURER AND CONTROLLER

APS Recruitment
Tokyo, Japan
APS Recruitment

Corporate Audit and Assurance

APS Recruitment
Tokyo, Japan
Lead Consulting Group

R&D IT Sr Specialist

Lead Consulting Group
Tokyo, Japan
Lead Consulting Group

Data analytics & SFE specialist

Lead Consulting Group
Tokyo, Japan