Strategic Sourcing Consultant (Client facing role)

Tokyo Permanent ¥8,000,000 - ¥9,000,000 Foreign Multinational
  • Great opportunity to work at one of the biggest Procurement Advisory services
  • Challenging position in Indirect Procurement - industry

About Our Client

Our client is one of the largest Procurement Advisory firms that offers a fast-paced, entrepreneurial work environment with unlimited potential for business and personal growth. The company offer management consulting and technology services to Global 2000 corporations in the area of Procurement & supply chain. Their clients include Fortune 500 companies in NA, Latin America, Europe and Asia-Pacific.

Job Description

  • Develop business case to deliver sourcing strategy, input for playbook by working with sourcing team
  • Manage multiple projects concurrently and delivering consistent positive results.
  • Creatively using data sources to develop fact-based approaches.
  • Delivering presentations and communicating confidently with the client.
  • Interface with client to understand their sourcing and procurement requirements.
  • Participating and driving the client's engagement cycle from lead to operations.
  • Develop sourcing strategies & processes in line with client's business goals & policies.

The Successful Applicant

  • Management Graduate from reputed business school

  • Optional: Masters in Operations/Materials Management / Supply Chain/Certifications

  • Proficiency in written, oral communication, presentation skills
  • Ability to communicate effectively both face-to-face and on phone, with clients in US/Europe
  • Excellent Analytical abilities and business acumen
  • Should be a self-starter, self-motivated who can work effectively under minimal supervision
  • Consultative Skills - e.g. Industry best practices, Process definition, cross functional experience/exposure etc.
  • Excellent time management and prioritization abilities
  • Very good hands-on skills in sourcing, e-Auction and category expertise in direct and indirect categories across multiple industries

What's on Offer

  • Competitive compensation package
  • Flexible working hours
  • Great opportunity to work at one of the biggest Procurement Advisory Firms
  • Challenging position in Indirect Procurement - industry
Charles Mella
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+813 6832 8926

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Charles Mella
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+813 6832 8926
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