Location : Tokyo
Job type : Permanent
Discipline Logistics & Supply Chain
Salary : 8, 5000, 0000 to 12, 000, 000
Contact : Maribeth Mockovak
Email : email Maribeth
Reference : JOB_007851[13]


A top FMCG is seeking a Procurement Executive! The position will report to the Manager Commercial Operation, optimize local procurement of products and services by collaborating closely with local management team and business partners, deploying local/regional/global sourcing strategies, optimizing the local supplier base and handling local supplier contracts.


  • Build and maintain collaborative relationships with partners independently
  • Conduct and interpret industry, market and relevant macro-economic and supplier research for the assigned sub-categories
  • Contribute to regional and global sourcing strategy definition by providing the requested inputs
  • Use category specific analysis to prepare and lead bargaining with key suppliers within the assigned categories at local level ensuring quality standards of products/services are met
  • Master the sourcing process and its interactions with other functional processes and ensure that the source-to-contract process is accurately and consistently followed
  • Master legal templates to encompass local legislative requirements, business needs, IP rights and exclusivity clauses
  • Ensure an effective & efficient integration and engagement with remote teams or colleagues 


  • Proven Account management skills required in order to build, maintain and improve collaborator management
  • Minimum 5 years working experience in Buy/Sell Procurement/Supply Chain or Commercial function
  • Strong self management and high communication skill
  • University degree
  • Proficiency in Japanese and English