Purchasing Manager

Job title: Purchasing Manager
Contract type: Permanent
Location: Hong Kong
Reference: HK_JPC_000820[25]
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Job published: 4 months ago


Our client( Japanese F&B Company) is seeking Japanese Speaking Purchasing Manager in Hong Kong.


  • Oversee all activities in raw materials purchasing activities planning and implementation, namely budgeting, materials sourcing, price and terms negotiation, etc.
  • Prepare and control expenses within annual purchasing budget for all materials by implementing price review programs focused on key raw materials.
  • Assist R&D in cost reduction issue by presenting cost analysis and purchase reports on key commodities on monthly or quarterly or ad hoc basis.
  • Lead significant negotiation with suppliers of key materials as per corporate requirements and constraints
  • Work closely with internal interfaces in sourcing and qualifying new materials and new vendors.
  • Review existing purchasing procedures and related documents for improving processes efficiency and effectiveness.


  •  5 years relevant experience of which at least 2 years at managerial level. Experience in china sourcing market and food industry is preferred.
  • English, Chinese and Mandarin. Conversational level in Japanese (N2-N3) is preferred.
  • Familiar with ERP system operation such as NAVISION for data analysis and report preparations.
  • Knowledge in food regulations and ISO series is an advantage.
  • Occasional business trip is required when necessary.
  • Immediate available is highly welcome



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