Sourcing Manager (Global Healthcare Business)

Tokyo Permanent ¥8,000,000 - ¥10,000,000 Foreign Multinational
  • Join an expanding company, looking to increase revenue and profit in Japan 
  • Ability to further grow & develop in the company 

About Our Client

Our client is a well known medical device manufacturing company with well established reputation, a growing business and also a market leader in the medical device industry with an innovative and inclusive company culture and strong business in Japan.

Job Description

  • Develop specific sourcing strategies for commodities as identified.
  • Implement robust communication mechanisms with company associates to gather their business requirements, gain regular input on strategies, and ensure their understanding and commitment to strategies for targeted categories.
  • Lead cross-business savings projects, and drive/monitor business-specific savings projects
  • Coordinate with the functional stakeholders to select preferred suppliers within the commodities and manage their performance to ensure they consistently meet QDCI performance requirements
  • Prepare and execute Master Service Agreements (MSA) and bid packages utilizing RFIs, RFPs, and reverse auctions
  • Evaluate commodity pricing and trends to provide price and budget guidance to operating companies

The Successful Applicant

  • Bachelor's degree required. Focus in business, supply chain, logistics or related preferred
  • Minimum 5 years' experience in supply chain, Procurement and/or related preferred
  • Record of success in implementing measurable improvements in supply chain, operations and/or related
  • Lean manufacturing experience
  • Must have demonstrated leadership ability
  • Ability to work independently
  • Fluent Japanese and English language skills (written and verbal).
  • Ability to travel up to 33% including international travel.

What's on Offer

  • Join an expanding company, looking to increase revenue and profit in Japan
  • Ability to further grow & develop in the company
  • Offer complete company benefits
  • Competitive Salary
Contact
Charles Mella
Quote job ref
4076503
Phone number
+813 6832 8926

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Charles Mella
Consultant phone
+813 6832 8926
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4076503
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