Senior Procurement Manager (Top Food & Beverage Business)

Tokyo 23 Wards Permanent 10,000,000¥ - 12,000,000¥ Foreign Multinational
  • Work for a well known multinational business
  • The role collaborates with global counterparts in U.S. and China

About Our Client

Our client is one of the largest Food and Beverage companies in the world and with a very strong presence in Japan. Some of the Japan only launched products will be introduced to global market, therefore they are expanding the operation and the team in Supply Chain and Procurement.

Job Description

  • Develop the hedging strategy of coffee through future market, manage the volatility of coffee and Tea market.
  • Manage purchasing programs of the coffee category from farm to the end, including the coffee and tea processing supplier globally
  • Negotiate contracts to secure favorable terms for long-term supply agreements
  • Monitor budget for respective areas
  • Develop mutually beneficial regional and/or global supply strategies jointly with suppliers
  • Lead the execution of Supplier Relationship Management, Sustainability and/or Supplier Diversity strategies as applicable
  • Manage the relationship with suppliers to create the sustainable supply base of coffee and Tea supply

The Successful Applicant

  • Strong Supply Chain and or Procurement experience in the Food and Beverage industry.
  • Bachelor's Degree
  • Strong Strategic Sourcing Experience.
  • Proficient English to generate synergy with global procurement network
  • Proficient Japanese to deal with Japanese suppliers

What's on Offer

  • Work for a well known multinational business
  • The role collaborates with global counterparts in U.S. and China
  • Competitive compensation
  • Good work life balance
  • Clear career progression
  • Managing 8-10 procurement specialist.
  • Work closely with the R&D in China and Japan for new product innovation plans
Contact
Charles Mella
Quote job ref
4180100
Phone number
+813 6832 8926

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Consultant name
Charles Mella
Consultant phone
+813 6832 8926
Job Reference
4180100
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