Global Procurement Manager - Optical Company

Location: Tokyo, Japan
Job Type: 正社員
Salary ¥8000000 - ¥12000000 per annum
Specialization: サプライチェーン、購買、物流
Sub-specialization 直接購買/間接購買/調達
お問合せ Peter Doolan
参照 JO-1811-405917

[Company Description]
Global Optical Company

The Global Purchasing Manager will be responsible for strategic sourcing for all production sites in the company (inhouse and outsourced). Additionally, this role will be expected to produce a 5 year forecast for supplier optimization, ability to match the requirements of R&D, and cost performance across all key suppliers. Key internal stakeholders will be Manufacturing, Product Planning, Engineering and our Global Supply Chain function.
The responsibilities will include:
· Develops and implements fruitful sourcing strategies
· Discovers the best in class suppliers regarding quality, on time delivery and cost and initiate business partnerships
· Examines and re-evaluates the existing contracts and negotiate to secure the most advantageous terms for Top 20 suppliers of the entire Operations
· Using a purchasing agent for the rest of suppliers
· Manages orders, deliveries and acceptances for on time product delivery and inventory on target.
· Prepares for the supply chain risk, such as by natural disasters, obsolescence and vendor's priority.

Languages: Japanese and English - spoken and written
Education: BS degree in Business Administration or equivalent

· Proven experience as a Purchasing Manager
· Experience working in a global environment, ideally with remote reports

Knowledge of sourcing and procurement techniques.
· Talent in negotiations and networking.
· Solid communication and negotiation skills in English
· Understanding of Enterprise Resource Planning
· Basic knowledge of accounting, trading and logistics.

[Employment Type]
Full time



Social insurance

Full 2 holiday week system (Sat/Sun) national holidays
New year's holiday
Annual Leave

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