Job Detail Ref - #28975

Japanese and English Bilingual purchasing assistant

Job Description

We are currently seeking a charismatic Japanese and English Bilingual purchasing assistant for a Japanese manufacturing group to join their team in Richmond IN area! The ideal candidate will have about 3-5 years of sales experience in automotive related industry.

Position: Japanese and English Bilingual purchasing assistant

Industry: Manufacturing

Location: Richmond, IN

Languages: Japanese and English a MUST

Pay: up to 45K (Depending on your experience)

Status: Full time


  • Locate vendors of materials, equipment, or supplies, and interview them to determine product availability and terms of sales.
  • Develop and implement purchasing and contract management instructions, policies, and procedures.
  • Participate in the development of specifications for equipment, products, or substitute materials.
  • Analyze market and delivery systems to assess present and future material availability.
  • Implement activities to reduce the cost of purchased parts in cooperation with other departments.
  • Communicate with the purchasing department at the head office in Japan.


  • 3-5years of working experience in Automotive Manufacturing industry.
  • Japanese bi-lingual is preferred but not necessary.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.