Strategic Sourcing Associate - Financial Service Company

Location: Tokyo, Japan
Job Type: 正社員
Salary ¥6700000.00 - ¥10000000.00 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 Daniel Munoz
参照 JO-1908-424304
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[Company Description]
Global Financial Service Company


  • Identifying, collaborating and executing on agreed sourcing and category plan strategies with Business Partners
  • Performing RFI, market analysis, total cost modelling, benchmarking and spend analysis
  • Supporting RFI/RFP/RFQ, supplier and negotiation process
  • Conducting meetings between Company and suppliers in support of RFI/RFPs and ensure project timelines and deliverables are met
  • Tracking and providing regular reporting and updates to the relevant parties (including line management, regional/global GSM team and key stakeholders) on project status
  • Leading or participating in cross markets/regional initiatives as defined by GSM leadership
  • Leading sourcing activities across functional lines, markets, business units that have a major impact on Company's expense, revenue and profitability
  • Maintaining and promoting the Company Values by ensuring that work is completed to the highest professional, legal, and regulatory standards, and that the activities subject to review/procurement comply with the Company's stated business ethics


  • Minimum of three years of procurement experience (Preferably in Financial Services environment)
  • Evidence of strong procurement experience, competitive intelligence and capabilities across all categories
  • Procurement professional with operating knowledge of contract law, local/regional/global sourcing strategies, risk management, vendor due diligence, supplier development and complex negotiations skills
  • Ability to manage day to day business priorities along with long term strategic deliverables
  • Strong project management skills and financial experience including development of CBAs and financial models
  • Passion for using analytics to develop insights and recommendations, solve business challenges, improve the customer experience, and drive bottom line results
  • Strong communication and influencing skills with evidence of consistently delivering cost savings and value-add opportunities
  • Ability to proactively drive internal stakeholder and external supplier relationships
  • Experience with various eProcurement tools like Ariba, etc. will be advantageous
  • Bachelor's degree is a minimum, MBA/Post graduate degree as a plus (or relevant experience)
  • Fluent in another European language (i.e. Spanish) will be a plus
  • Japanese Level: Native

[Desired Characteristics]
Positive attitude, flexibility and ability to deal with ambiguity and rapid change

[Employment Type]
Full time

6.7 Million 〜 10 Million Yen
(Experiences and skills will be considered)


Social insurance

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

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