A multinational consumer goods brand is currently looking to hire a Regional Category Lead to join the expanding procurement function based in Singapore. The Category Lead will have responsibility for finished and semi-finished retail goods with a focus on the Japan market.
You will join the regional team and have ownership of category strategy; you will build an effective supplier base working closely with OEM/ODM’s and Contract Manufacturers, develop sourcing strategies and execute key supply contracts. Working closely with key stakeholders, you will be the point of contact for spend within the category and be responsible for negotiations as well as project delivery.
The successful candidate must have proven procurement experience for the Japan market and because you will be working regularly with key stakeholders in Japan, Japanese language proficiency is required. The successful candidate will also have successfully delivered on multiple strategic sourcing projects and have excellent stakeholder management skills.
If you are interested in this role, please apply via the website.
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