Strategic Sourcing Associate ( Global Financial Institution)
Broad exposure across the business
Focus on continuous improvement & innovation of E2E Procurement Operation
Our client is a well known financial business with well established global reputation. They are expanding their sourcing team and now looking to hire a talented strategic sourcing associate to join Japan team.
-Negotiates best price, payment terms and lead-time available, utilizing standard sourcing tools.
-Monitoring the timelines, resources urgency, raw material usage, minimizing waste and ensuring accurate availability on a daily and weekly basis.
-Plans and schedules purchase orders in accordance with the production requirements as shown on the system
-Researches and provides constant feedback to department and management relative to material shortages and suppliers' capacity and capabilities.
-Demonstrates an active commitment to continuous improvement in the areas of Quality, Cost, Delivery and Lead Time.
-Over 5 years of indirect or direct Procurement experience
-Strong knowledge of SAP
-Solid Microsoft office experience.
-Fluent Japanese and English (reading, writing, speaking) language skills.
-Analytical and pro-active mindset.
-Ability to work under pressure.
-Stable company in Japan with established supply chain operation
-Broad exposure across the business
-Good work life balance with full flex time system.
-Working hours (9:00 - 18:00)