Procurement Project Manager - Industrial Company - Tokyo

Tokyo 23 Wards Permanent ¥8,000,000 - ¥11,000,000 per year Foreign Multinational
  • Global industrial company that is known as an industry leader in its market
  • Lead continuous improvement projects for the procurement function

About Our Client

Our client is a multinational industrial company that provides services to the construction industry. The company is a well-known publicly listed conglomerate with over 100,000 employees across 2,000 locations. Globally, they are known as an industry leader in building management services. The Japan office consists of over 1,000 employees.

Job Description

  • Partner with procurement members and internal stakeholders to align on procurement strategy and develop action plans for strategy execution
  • Analyze spend analysis and cash flow in order to seek areas of improvement on how to optimize costs
  • Evaluate supplier relationships and performance to conduct reviews and revamp supplier base
  • Lead governance activities by ensuring compliance and encouraging best practices for all procurement operations
  • Collaborate with regional counterparts to drive transformation efforts

The Successful Applicant

  • Minimum 5 years of procurement experience (direct or indirect)
  • Experience coming from manufacturing companies preferred
  • Strong stakeholder management and negotiation skills
  • Project management experience preferred
  • Fluent Japanese skills required and business level English skills preferred
  • Must be a resident of Japan and/or must hold a valid working visa for Japan

What's on Offer

  • Industry-leading manufacturing and construction services conglomerate company
  • Continuous improvement position that will make an impact on procurement function
  • Opportunity to drive projects and transformation efforts
  • Competitive salary package and benefits
Contact
Fabiel Jean-Philippe
Quote job ref
JN-052024-6437482
Phone number
+813 6832 8959

Job summary

Function
Procurement & Supply Chain
Specialisation
Procurement Management
What is your area of specialisation?
Industrial / Manufacturing
Location
Tokyo 23 Wards
Job Type
Permanent
Consultant name
Fabiel Jean-Philippe
Consultant phone
+813 6832 8959
Job Reference
JN-052024-6437482
Company Type
Foreign Multinational

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