Tokyo - Logistics Procurement Specialist - Industrial Company

Tokyo 23 Wards Permanent ¥6,000,000 - ¥8,000,000 Foreign Multinational
  • Global B2B manufacturing company with over 100,000 employees globally
  • Exciting opportunity to handle logistics procurement for both Japan and overseas

About Our Client

Our client is a multinational industrial company that provides services to the construction industry. The company is a well known conglomerate with over 100,000 employees across 2,000 locations. The Japan office consists of over 1,000 employees.

Job Description

  • Analyze spending trends for logistics within the company - these include but are not limited to import/export, storage, packaging, maintenance services, cargo handling
  • Track logistics costs and look for ways in which to optimize spending
  • Assess third-party logistics providers and negotiate with suppliers for best performance, quality, and pricing
  • Report to APAC Procurement function on country/regional spending and cost reduction activities

The Successful Applicant

  • At least 3 years of procurement experience for logistics category
  • Experience from logistics service provider or manufacturing company
  • Strong negotiation experience (with suppliers and internal stakeholders)
  • Business level English and fluent Japanese communication ability

What's on Offer

  • Multinational conglomerate company
  • Global reporting line directly to APAC Procurement function
  • Competitive salary package
  • Work-life balance / Full remote work available
  • Good career path options
Fabiel Jean-Philippe
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Phone number
+813 6832 8959

Job summary

Procurement & Supply Chain
Procurement / Spend Analysis
Industrial / Manufacturing
Tokyo 23 Wards
Job Type
Consultant name
Fabiel Jean-Philippe
Consultant phone
+813 6832 8959
Job Reference
Company Type
Foreign Multinational