Procurement Manager

Job title : Procurement Manager
Location : Tokyo
Job type : Permanent
Discipline Logistics & Supply Chain
Salary : 7,000,000 to 12,000,000
Reference : JOB_007003[417]

Our client is a leading pharmaceutical manufacturer currently searching for a procurement manager.

The procurement manager is responsible for leading procurement activities and working closely with multiple partners.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate, develop and maintain relationships with various cross-functional teams to provide procurement expertise and advice.
  • Main appropriate inventory of active SKU's with purchasing team.
  • Lead procurement activities with stakeholders in alignment with business objectives, providing visibility for stock availability and delivery.
  • Proactively engage and negotiate cost-savings initiatives with clients.
  • Manage and educate team members towards continuous improvement.
  • Drive customer satisfaction through efficient procurement operations and collaboration with stakeholders.


  • At least 5 years experience in procurement.
  • Fluent in English and Japanese.
  • Experience of working with procurement in a group context.
  • Excellent track record of leading cross-functional teams.
  • Comprehensive problem solving, project management, leadership and relationship building skills.