Electrical & Electronic Hardware


4-10 Indirect Procurement Manager / 間接購買マネージャー


11-15 million


1. Develop and lead sourcing strategy/centralization of various commodities from190+ sales centers of the company across Japan (equipment at workshops, vehicle repair service outsourcing, facility construction, logistics, lubricants etc.)
2. Manage end-to-end procurement processes; supplier set definition, RFQ, negotiation and contract that meet the business needs both quality and price.
3. Contribute to improve company profitability by optimizing indirect material cost
4. Monitor supplier performance with consequent management.
5. Maintain relationships with business functions across the organization.
6. Ensure global collaboration with Procurement function within Daimler.
7. Define and implement efficient workflow procedures for companywide procurement activities


1. Strong will to succeed and result-driven.
2. Logical thinking with ability to convince stake-holders.
3. Able to translate strategies into operations.
4. Open-minded and motivated towards new ideas that lead to improvement of business.
5. Good influencer among team members and organization to motivate the people.
6. Have broad sense of entire business beyond his/her responsibilities.
7. Japanese (Fluent), English (Business).
8. Bachelor's Degree in Engineering, Science or Business.
9. Experiences in the area of Direct / Indirect procurement.
10. Experience and knowledge in IT industry.
11. Knowledge of business law (desirable)
12. Proficient in Microsoft Office