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The Company

One of the world’s leading cosmetics companies, this French company is at the forefront of the beauty industry globally. With over 100 years of tradition, a robust portfolio of brands and business, and R&D at the heart of the culture this company is accomplishing much more than simply beauty enhancement.

The Role

The business is currently searching for the Country Talent Acquisition Head for Japan, based in the Tokyo office. As the size of the organisation is quite large and diverse in Japan, this position will have a high demand for being aware of talent acquisition and management internally and externally. Managing a team of four talent acquisition individuals, the role will be a blend of operational level support and hands-on sourcing to secure top talent in the market.  

The Individual

The individual can come from either in-house or agency recruitment backgrounds. The right individual for this role needs to be dynamic, proactive, and willing to step into a changing environment with multiple stakeholders for each individual business unit. Strong communication skills, speed, accuracy, and execution are critical for this individual be able to succeed.

Unless the advertisement specifies otherwise, only HR Professionals who are legally able to work in this country can be considered.

Posted on 04 Sep 2017

ChapmanCG Pte Ltd

EA Licence No. 08S3543

At a glance

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Job function
Talent Management, Talent Acquisition
Retail & Luxury
International Coverage
Global HQ
Global revenue
US$10-100 Billion
Solid report to
HR Director in Japan, and dotted line report to the APAC Head of Talent Acquisition
Potential upsides
Chance to work in a very dynamic environment with stakeholders from many different backgrounds. Internal mobility within HR is also a very common part of this company’s culture, so the ability to grow your career in other areas of HR is available in the future.
Potential downsides
As the size of the organisation is quite large, it will take someone with experience recruiting in a similar environment, with experience in high volume and high demand environments.