Completed Japan

The Company

Globally renowned high-profile Life Sciences business is driving growth in the Japan market. Known for strong leadership and innovation this business is mid-sized and based in Tokyo with a sales network across Japan.

The Role

This position demands a leader of HR to command the team and coach the business on best is class HR practices and work within a heavily matrixed model and global environment. The expectation will also be to visit the sales offices from time to time to ensure people matters are attended to; hiring, compensation and performance matters will be the focus.  

The Individual

Preference is for someone with 10+ years of experience with some pharma, medical device or manufacturing industry knowledge. Strong communication is needed to influence the local leadership but to also drive visibility of Japan HR initiatives to other HR leaders in the region or global operations.

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

Posted on 26 Jul 2017

ChapmanCG Pte Ltd

EA Licence No. 08S3543

At a glance

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Job function
Generalist HR, Employee Relations
Pharmaceutical & Healthcare
International Coverage
Global HQ
Global revenue
US$1-10 Billion
Solid report to
Head of HR for Asia Pacific in Singapore
Potential upsides
The business is experiencing growth in the Japan market and has just seen a change of ownership globally so this is a good chance to join and make your mark.
Potential downsides
The new ownership may pose a variety of issues; turnover and need for skills assessment of current talents but if successful it is a good HR career building experience.