Vendor Relationship Mgmt. Lead

7,000,000 JPY - 10,500,000 JPY per year
ビジネスレベル(TOEIC 860)


This is a great opportunity to work for a leading global life insurance company with talented professionals.

The Planning and Strategic Relationship Lead, Vendor Management will support Director of Vendor Management to design, create and manage a world class Vendor Management program as well as leading part of the program promotion to effectively and successfully support the company's ITO (IT Outsourcing) operations and delivery. This role will be a highly collaborative role that will partner with application development, production support, infrastructure, IT security & risk, finance, procurement, legal, and VMO teams to improve partner oversight and drive value from strategic ITO partners.

【Main Responsibilities】
‐ Work with Portfolio Management team and Procurement to plan vendor demand for the year
‐ Conduct contract should-cost analysis
‐ Oversight issues, mitigations and resolutions in vendor relationship management
‐ Support Third Party Risk Management in ongoing risk management
‐ Coordinate with Procurement in Sourcing, e.g. RFP, Negotiations
‐ Track and manage strategic vendor performance
‐ Lead vendor performance enhancement initiatives adoption and apply best practices to vendors
‐ Manage strategic vendors’ relationship

【会社概要 | Company Details】
Global insurance company with over 40 years of experience in Japan with strengths in various sales channels and product lineup. The company focuses on creating diverse environments including but not limited to promoting the appointment of women.

【就業時間 | Working Hours】
9:00 - 17:00(Mon - Fri)

【休日休暇 | Holidays】
Saturday, Sunday, and National Holidays, Year-end and New Year Holidays, Paid Holidays, Other Special Holidays

【待遇・福利厚生 | Services / Benefits】
Social insurance, Transportation Fee


‐ Extensive experience in large scale IT projects, particularly in application development and testing
‐ Experience in ITO vendor space with solid credentials on working with near shore and off shore vendors in order to create best cost optimization and global delivery structures
‐ Deep knowledge of project mgmt. principles & techniques
‐ Proven analytical and problem solving skills
‐ Ability to manage outsourced vendor relationships
‐ Experience with service-based / SLA-based vendor delivery model
‐ Ability to deal with ambiguity and take a leadership position in order to drive successful outcomes in a highly matrixed environment