Category Sourcing Manager @1,700名 確固たる地位を誇る!米系工業メーカー企業!【フレックスタイム制度】

Location: Tokyo
Job Type: Permanent
Reference: 8316732ST

■ 日本国内に独自の生産設備が整っているので、常に高品質な製品の製造を実現。様々な分野で需要は高く、根強い人気を保ち続けている企業です!
■ 大きく分けると4つのディビジョンに分かれており、そのうちの1つは日本をベースとしています。
■ 世界中に広がる企業ですが、その中でも日本はなんと50%近くの売り上げを誇ります。非常にやりがいのあるお仕事です。
■ このポジションは、主に3-4名のスタッフをマネージしていただき、シニアマネージャーに直接レポートしていただくお仕事です。
■ ワークライフバランスを充実させたい方には嬉しい、フルフレックスタイム制度を導入しています。また、希望により、自宅勤務も可能!理想のスタイルで働けます! 


- Developing and executing contract manufacturing category strategies for single or multiple global categories of spend.
- Coordinate activities across company to identify and qualify suppliers capable of providing products and services to meet business requirement, ensuring productivity, lowest cost of ownership, and developing strategic CMOs into partners.
- Lead and participate in team collaboration where category management expertise is required.  Ensure category strategy is understood, supported, and implemented.
- Monitor supply markets and commodity trending for competitive changes and prepare cost models for respective category


- Demonstrated leadership / management and business partnership skills.
- Strong communication, cross functional collaboration and influencing skills 
- Strong analytical and financial skills with assembly, molding, stamping, and plating category management experience to be recognized as a subject matter expert
- Oversees implementation of category (sub category) plan to ensure that the underpinning process improvement and procurement activities deliver the expected business value in accordance with the strategic plans
- Capable of challenging the status quo not only through negotiation, but also through innovation and demand management 
- Constantly driving organization`s capability improvement by implementing and monitoring training, methodologies, and sourcing strategies
- Fluency in Japanese and English
- Experience in electrical connectors related industries is a definite plus
- Chinese or Korean a definite plus but not required