APAC Procurement Category Manager

Tokyo Permanent ¥9,000,000 - ¥13,000,000 Foreign Multinational
  • Be repsonsible for category spending across APAC
  • Opportunity to be creative, build new structures

About Our Client

Our client is an industry leading healthcare company, and the hiring manager involved is highly focused on people development and can provide exciting sustainable development goals for your career as you grow in the role.

Job Description

  • Manage APAC spending for the responsible category
  • This role will be good for someone who likes to build structures, and implement new initiatives
  • The role is not only hands on, but will allow room for you to be creative
  • Identify and lead cross-APAC sourcing opportunities
  • Engage with key business stakeholders in each country to identify sourcing needs and align across the region

The Successful Applicant

  • Indirect Procurement experience across any category is welcome - you must be able to demonstrate ability to learn and adapt to a new category
  • Experience with change leadership and management will enable you to effectively roll out new initiatives
  • Strong negotiator for both internal and external stakeholder management
  • Ability to be independent and autonomous - although you will have support of the local team in Japan, your team will be spread across the region
  • Be able to navigate and deliver results in an international and complex organisation

What's on Offer

  • Work with a fantastic hiring manager, who will help coach and develop you as you grow in the organisation
  • APAC scope of the role will give you great exposure to an international working environment
  • Plenty of internal mobility and career development on offer
Mike Corbyn
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