Lead Procurement Analyst

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Seoul, South Korea

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26 days ago

Procurement Excellence and Sustainability in APAC. Responsible for implementing strategies, principles, practices, tools, digitalization and processes in the region to ensure the procurement function meets its commitments to the organization and supports actions that bring about improvements which may include, but are not limited to sustainability, quality, delivery, growth, margin expansion, delivering process standards across the company and leading efforts to ensure a strong execution and pipeline of projects to meet targets.


  • Develop strategy for best practices in analytics and reporting solutions together with stakeholders in Finance, Cost Engineering and Supply Chain and our Shared Service Center in Manila

  • Lead procurement strategy analytics on volumes, supply chain data, cost and market factors (raw materials, customs duties, currencies, ...), derive key insights with clearly defined and tangible recommendations

  • Identify levers to optimize the competitiveness of our key turbine configurations and plant solutions

  • Develop continuous cost out/profitability activities

  • Provide input and implement best practice and support for Strategy Development (Module + Commodity), Negotiation and Supplier Relationship management in the region

  • Anchor point for capability building in the region

  • Regional 'fit-for-the-purpose' Supply Chain strategies (including segmentation implications)

  • Relevant skills through continuous improvement initiatives

  • Provide business support and continuous improvements to the systems

  • eAuction champion

  • Implement digitalization strategy and roadmap in the region


  • 7+ years overall working experience in Supply chain domains: Procurement, Sourcing, Project Management

  • Excel at data analysis and high presentation skill

  • Bachelor's degree in Supply Chain, Engineering, or Statistics

  • Clear understanding on Turbine costing elements and its supply chain

  • Working experience in a cross-cultural environment, handling international stakeholders is highly desirable

  • Professional verbal and written communication skills in English


  • High analytic skills and ability to derive tangible implications from facts and data

  • Great communication and stakeholder engagement skills

  • Strategic thinking & great business insight

  • Independent, pragmatic and solution-oriented working style

What We Offer

Vestas provides an open, respectful and global culture, attractive compensation package and long-term career development. Choose us, choose a good future! To meet business growth needs, Vestas needs a lot of expertise to join us.

We care about and respect all employees and will offer attractive benefits which include: on-the-job training, a ideal platform for professional and personal development, a bonus program, colorful team activities, etc.

We emphasize developing both personal and professional skills. In return, we expect you to make an effort to achieve results.

Additional Information

We do amend or withdraw our jobs and reserve the right to do so at any time, including prior to the advertised closing date. Please be advised to apply on or before the 19th of May. 2023.

About Vestas
Vestas is the energy industry’s global partner on sustainable energy solutions. We are specialised in designing, manufacturing, installing, and servicing wind turbines, both onshore and offshore.
Across the globe, we have installed more wind power than anyone else. We consider ourselves pioneers within the industry, as we continuously aim to design new solutions and technologies to create a more sustainable future for all of us. With more than 145 GW of wind power installed worldwide and 40+ years of experience in wind energy, we have an unmatched track record demonstrating our expertise within the field.
With 29,000 employees globally, we are a diverse team united by a common goal: to power the solution – today, tomorrow, and far into the future.
Vestas promotes a diverse workforce which embraces all social identities and is free of any discrimination. We commit to create and sustain an environment that acknowledges and harvests different experiences, skills, and perspectives. We also aim to give everyone equal access to opportunity.
To learn more about our company and life at Vestas, we invite you to visit our website at www.vestas.com and follow us on our social media channels. We also encourage you to join our Talent Universe to receive notifications on new and relevant postings.