Senior Procurement Specialist / Buyer

Job title : Senior Procurement Specialist / Buyer
Location : Tokyo, Japan
Job type : Permanent
Discipline Logistics & Supply Chain
Salary : 6,000,000 - 8,000,000
Contact : Christopher Sim
Email : email Christopher
Reference : JOB_007030[939]

Our client is a European company searching for a procurement specialist / buyer.

The specialist will be responsible for supporting the local manager in managing the company's supplier network and business units.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Assist procurement manager and negotiate with stakeholders with network of suppliers and vendors.
  • Manage benchmarking, procurement policies and cost-savings processes.
  • Perform data analysis to support procurement orders and tracking.
  • Develop and support pricing agreements, contracts and non-standard vendor contracts.
  • Perform quality assurance and development on product lineup.

Qualifications

  • At least 5 years experience in procurement.
  • Fluent in English and Japanese.
  • Detail oriented with prior stakeholder management and SAP experience.
  • Comprehensive problem solving, communication and coordination skills.
  • Highly motivated, driven individual with flexibility and capacity to learn.