Completed Permanent Japan - Domestic

The Company

A leading global pharmaceutical company, this role lies within a company who is the market leader in immune disorder-related products. They have a stable presence and a culture that allows for work life balance. They have over 30 billion in global sales and are poised to dramatically grow within Japan and Asia.

The Role

This opportunity based in Tokyo, will look after the commercial side of the business and focus on performance management, and general as well as leadership development. As a core member of the Japan HR team, the HR Business Lead will play a critical role in planning and stimulating the development and delivery of the organisational capabilities. These capabilities are required for the sustained achievement of current and future business goals in line with the ultimate organisational strategies. The role will also drive the reinforcement of the progressive corporate culture. You will partner with the head of HR, business leaders, and the region to create and execute many exciting growth initiatives.  

The Individual

An HR generalist with a strong passion in performance management and organisational development will be key for this role. Someone who can operate well in a local staff population of approximately 200-300. Pharmaceutical experience is a plus, but not mandatory. Hands-on experience of working with line management as HR Business Partner is a must.

Posted on 10 Jul 2018

At a glance

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Job function
Generalist HR
Pharmaceutical & Healthcare
International Coverage
Global HQ
North America
Global revenue
US$10-100 Billion
Solid report to
Head of HR
Potential upsides
Rapid organisational growth coupled with strong pipeline will certainly be great experience to add to your CV.
Potential downsides
This role will need to intimately interact with the HR operations on some lower level and transaction tasks.