Purchasing Executive

Job Title: Purchasing Executive
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Tokyo, Japan
Industry: Supply Chain Management
Salary: 4000000 - 7000000
Reference: 10898
Contact Name: Mike Byrnes
Job Published 08th Jan 2019


Job title: Purchasing executive Department: Supply Chain Management Job scopes:

• Handle purchasing and import activities of a defined products portfolio.

  • Review demand forecast and propose the corresponding orders template for each product (volume and schedule) based on the supply policy.

  • Place orders to overseas suppliers and interact with them on a day to day basis: track the status of any orders, confirm schedule and make adjustment if necessary.

  • Deal with sea/air forwarders and customs broker to prepare and clear import applications for all orders.

  • Interact with 3PL partners to confirm inbounds schedule.

  • Ensure that any invoices and all related documents are shared internally for processing.


  • Japanese level (Bilingual)

  • Writing Professional English level. Conversational English level

  • A first experience in international logistic, purchasing and/or importation business is a plus