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Professional Agile Procurement, Asia Cluster IM

  • Job Title Professional Agile Procurement, Asia Cluster IM
  • Function Procurement
  • Sub Function Strategic Sourcing
  • Category Experienced Analyst, Strategic Sourcing (P5)
  • Location Yongsan-gu, Seoul, Korea, Republic of
  • Date Posted
  • Requisition Number 2406187226W
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This role is accountable for below objectives:

·         Will be responsible for procurement processes and projects as part of an APAC IM Procurement Asia Cluster team.

·         This role requires supporting business stakeholder engagements, compliance management activities. The individual will also provide sourcing, supplier relationship management, project supports, to ensure timely, on-budget, and high-quality delivery of priorities.

·         Understand the IM business priorities as related to external spend

·         Learn and apply relevant procurement strategies and methodologies, as well as become well-versed in Korea R&D and wider Asia cluster R&D and marketing supplier landscape and category strategies, as the need arises.

·         Provide input to Procurement Category Leaders and APAC agile team members when helping to develop strategies to address business needs.

·         Deliver against performance targets for the Janssen Procurement organization in the role’s areas of responsibility, and ensure target achievement

The role’s scope of responsibilities include:

·         As part of IM agile procurement team, lead select Asia Cluster IM R&D and Commercial category sourcing events and negotiations, with a higher focus on Korea IM R&D related projects.

·         Engage relevant business partners as part of these projects, to provide information or training, as well as to collect needs and feedback for the development of procurement strategies.

·         Understand and follow procurement compliance requirements.

·         Execute category or supplier strategies that meet IM priorities

·         Lead Korea local R&D supplier governance based on category strategy

·         Provide some support to the the Korea Procurement Sr Manager for IM Commercial category projects.

·         Deliver on procurement financial, operational, citizenship and innovation commitments.

·         Provide support to business planning cycles.

·         Conduct analytics to support the category strategy / solution building


·       Fluent in Korean and English (native or business level)

·       Experience in competitive bidding process.

·       Broad-based understanding of core procurement areas of focus (spend management, source-to-pay)

·       Solid understanding of procurement processes and technology landscape.

·       Strong collaboration skills with peers

·       Strong verbal and written communication skills, with the ability to confidently present complex information to senior managers

·       Demonstrated learning agility, and the ability to improve both yourself and the people around you

·       Experience leading projects from design to implementation.

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