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The Company

A major US retailer with global presence and a vast number of locations in Japan. There is a change management focus to shift to the global model which is considered to be successful in other locations. The brand is also highly regarded and recognised in Japan.

The Role

This role will mentor and manage a large group of HR professionals both in the Tokyo HQ as well as many remote locations. This person will be needed to drive consistent delivery of HR solutions and maintain the team development and hiring. Speed and clear HR systems that solve problems and prevent issues arising as the business changes will be a clear goal and how this person is measured. Partnering with many smart and talented business leaders making sure HR issues are understood.  

The Individual

A strong background in FMCG or Retail for a large company will be a huge plus, with the ability to work in a large and dynamic HR environment. Someone with a big picture, birds-eye-view is necessary for this position as they will be covering many moving parts of the business simultaneously.

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

Posted on 12 Oct 2017

ChapmanCG Pte Ltd

EA Licence No. 08S3543

At a glance

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Job function
Generalist HR, Talent Management
Consumer Goods
International Coverage
Global HQ
North America
Global revenue
US$100 Billion and over
Solid report to
CHRO – Japan
Potential upsides
An opportunity for someone who is truly up to the challenge of being truly strategic in their thoughts and actions. This position also has career path to the CHRO in the short to mid-term span.
Potential downsides
Very robust business in Japan with many moving parts. A challenging position for even some of the most experienced HR professionals.