Procurement Manager in Kanagawa | Careerjet

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Manage North Asia suppliers and be part of an APAC Procurement team! Salary Salary 650 to 9 million yen Job Category Indirect Purchasing, Direct Purchasing Workplace Kanagawa

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To provide management of daily operations and strategic direction for all the supply base in Japan.Responsible for achieving Procurement and Contract Manufacturing KPIs for North Asia.

Support and deliver against key Procurement and Contract Manufacturing initiatives such as Supplier Relationship Management (SRM), Supplier Consolidation, Total Cost of Ownership (Cost Savings), Lean and DTV at the contract manufacturer.


・As a core member of the North Asia Procurement team, will be accountable to support and deliver service KPIs, cost & cash improvement in order to grow the business.

・Ideate and support Cost Savings activities in North Asia to achieve KPI.

・Oversee and manage daily operation with CMs in Japan to achieve agreed KPI, eg Order Fill Rate for both domestic and export customers.

・Monitor and coordinate with CM, addressing issues that could lead to supply disruptions and coordinating with relevant internal functions.

・Coordinate with Planning teams and CM for supply assurance.

・Assess, validate and monitor Supplier and CM capacity and provide recommendations and action plans to mitigate risks.

・Identify improvement areas in the costing, supply chain, production, and logistics that could improve efficiency and cost.

・Qualification of new CM and for New Product Commercialization (NPC)

・Lead and coordinate activities for new CM qualification, including assessment of CM capability and startup processes.

・Support NPC team to set up and startup new product for both domestic and export markets

Experience-3+ years in a procurement / purchasing role
-Experience managing & developing suppliers (not only order management) Language level-Business level English (Korean speaker advantageous)

Occupation Indirect purchasing, direct purchasing Salary Annual income 650-9 million yen Employment form Regular employees Working hours 09:00-18:00 Features Foreign-affiliated companies, listed companies, working overseas, active women, annual holidays over 120 days, monthly average overtime Within 20 hours, flextime system, make use of language skills Industry/Cosmetics

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