Strategic Indirect Sourcing Manager - 通信機器メーカー

Location: Kanagawa
Contract Type: Permanent
Salary: ¥9000000.00 - ¥15000000.00 per annum
Specialization: Supply Chain, Procurement, Logistics & Transportation,
Sub Specialization: Production Control/Production Planning,
Contact: Linfeifei Fan
Reference: JO-2110-464355
about Linfeifei Fan

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[Position] Strategic Indirect Sourcing Manager
[Location] Kanagawa
[Salary] 9~15 million JPY
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Note: Applicants must have permission to work in Japan and Fluent ~ Native level Japanese

[Company Description]
Global Telecommunication Equipment Company

[Responsibilities]
This position is accountable for evaluating, qualifying and selecting suppliers for the external purchase and licensing of all products and services: 1) to be delivered to Customers as part of or as an our product or service and 2) for internal use.
You will

  • Lead strategic sourcing plan for selected categories in Business Service Spends based on market intelligence, supplier evaluation, analytics and priority setting aligned with key partners.

  • Be responsible for all commercial relationship with local suppliers.

  • Identify and lead complex sourcing projects; effectively manage suppliers and internal partners for quality delivery on time.

  • Manage a wide variety of sourcing and procurement requirements including RFx, spend/saving analytics, bid/eAuctions/negotiation, contract management, all commercial supplier relationship, etc; know how to report key performance metrics to measure success of sourcing initiatives and drive continuous improvement on longer run.

  • Engage with key counterparts and partners across the organization via regular meetings and updates; Provide necessary training and guidance to internal users and partners on sourcing directives and work processes.

  • Implement and drive improvements for sourcing compliance, internal control and simplification.

[Requirements]

  • Over 8 years in-depth strategic sourcing, procurement experience and practices (e.g category sourcing, spend analytics and benchmarking, should-cost models, RFx, auction, negotiation and contracting), preferably in an indirect sourcing function at a multinational corporation environment.

  • Inter-personal skills and analytical abilities

  • Collaborative and influencing style when working with team

  • Expertise in strategic sourcing with demonstrated abilities on project and change management

  • Effective communication and engagement with partners and suppliers

  • Result-oriented with shown ability to deliver results with fast star-up

  • Native proficiency in Japanese; Full professional proficiency in English

  • Sourcing Practice, Process & Strategy Knowledge

  • Change & Improvement Management Skills

  • Commercial Acumen & Skills

  • Financial Acumen & Skills

  • Local Laws & Regulations Knowledge

[Working Hours]
Flex time (Core time 10:00~16:00)
Standard; 9:00~17:30
Remote work system

[Holidays]
Full 2 holiday week system (Sat/Sun) national holidays, New year's holiday, Annual Leave and more

Please click "apply" if you are interested in the job.
We will review your profile and contact you within five business days should we find that you satisfy the requirements of the hiring company.
Further details about the company and position will be notified at a later date.

Reference: JO-2110-464355
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Seniority Level: Mid-Senior level
Job Function: Purchasing