Location: Japan - Tokyo
Salary: 8000000 - 11000000 JPY
Job Function: Procurement/Purchasing/Sourcing
Reference: JO-170511-127268
Industry: Life Sciences & Healthcare
Sub-Industry: Pharmaceuticals
Top multinational pharmaceutical company is looking for Senior Indirect Sourcing Specialist

Primary Responsibilities:
  • Links market knowledge and country requirements to regional sourcing managers, supporting the creation of effective strategies.
  • Uses the sourcing management process for creationing and implementating local source plans to manage assurance of supply, quality, service, cost, innovation and regulatory compliance within the country.
  • Achieves cost control, cost reduction, and cost containment targets, and adds value to area of expenditure through a strong total cost orientation. 
  • Leads the sourcing including RFX, RFP, negotiations and contracting for local categories to put in place the right suppliers.
  • Supplier Quality Control and Assesment.
  • Proactively participate in regional and global projects.
  • Min 3 years of experience in Procurement
  • Business level of English
  • Strong negotiation and communication
  • Strong analytical skills