Job offer: Procurement in Japan with Merck Group


Your Role:

The Procurement Specialist –Japan will support the shared services center in the day to day process P2P process for indirect spend within a specific category or regional area (s)

Ensure full compliance of procurement activities with the company’s Code of Ethics, Procurement policies and procedures. Support the company’s Europe entities in their P2P process using the ERP system thru:

  • Purchase Requisition validation, compliance checking
  • Purchase order creation, releasing and monitoring
  • Perform Purchase Order changes / modifications
  • Respond to inquiries of internal customers and suppliers regarding purchase order status, changes, or cancellations and other procurement related concerns.
  • Follow-up / expedite deliveries of purchased items, samples required to resolve shortages, missed or late deliveries, and other supply problems.
  • Create and maintain process documentation for the P2P process.
  • Support the Team Leader and Manager in establishing the BCP of the Procurement team.
  • Implement process optimization to increase working efficiency.
  • Perform other procurement Adhoc tasks that may be assigned from time to time.

Who You Are: Who You Are:

  • A graduate of any bachelor’s degree.
  • Background in using Oracle / Ariba / SAP system as a Buyer is preferred
  • Willing to work on any shift
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, Powerpoint)
  • 1-2 years’Procurement Buyer experience and knowledge, preferably from shared service center
  • Good communications skills (oral and written), with analytical skills both in Japanese and English
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Quick learner, flexible, responsible, and result-oriented and can work under pressure.
  • Resourceful, driven, proactive and independent.
  • Willing to take the challenge and work in a multi-culture work environment.
  • Ability to make important decisions and cope with the pressure.
  • Has sound planning and time management skills.
  • Is willing to take a challenge and work in a multi-cultural environment.
  • Has the ability to plan, organize, monitor and deliver targets.

Job Requisition ID: 212428

Location: Bonifacio Global City

Career Level: D –Professional (4-9 years)

Working time model: full-time

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US Disclosure
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North America Disclosure
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Merck Group



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