Purchasing Manager

Job title : Purchasing Manager
Location : Tokyo
Job type : Permanent
Discipline Logistics & Supply Chain
Salary : 9,000,000 to 12,000,000
Reference : JOB_006815[756]

Main Responsibilities:

 Fully responsible for Purchasing / Procurement / Planning functions for the goods handled in Japan for the domestic market and export requirement

 Drive streamlining the processes with a focus on customer satisfaction and supply chain management objectives

 Work with the management team and Global SCM team to keep rationalizing and developing operation processes Education and Experience:

 University degree

 Minimum 5 years of experience in Purchasing, Procurement or Demand Planning, preferably in the machinery/machine parts industry  Experience in S&OP process

 Team management experience

 Work experience in global and inter-cultural/diversified work environment

Skills and Requirements:

 Excellent communicator

 Outstanding negotiation skills even under tough situations

 Strong strategic and analytical skills

 Advanced technical/academic knowledge in Supply Chain processes

 Solid operational and process management skills

 Ability to lead, motivate and mentor the team, with proven leadership skills

 Desire to improve and commit to achieve

 Honesty and integrity

 Technical knowledge in seal/packing (preferred)

 Japanese: Native level / English: fluent