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The Company

Over 140 years history and products sold in over 120 countries, this company is one of Japan’s leading cosmetics manufacturers.

The Role

Responsible for coverage of several global businesses operating out of Japan, this HRBP will be responsible for supporting the business and leading growth and cultural transformation. The key responsibilities of this individual will include, but not be limited to; leading talent development strategy, organization design, recruitment and retention, manage global evaluation and compensation, and upgrading HR processes. The role is based out of Tokyo.  

The Individual

10+ years working experience and 5+ years as HRBP or generalist. This individual must be a strategic thinker and a self-starter who is used to the unknown and new challenges. Technically savvy and excellent communication skills. Experience in the beauty industry, or related industries, is a big plus.

Posted on 04 Feb 2019

At a glance

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Job function
Generalist HR
Retail & Luxury
International Coverage
Global HQ
Asia Pacific
Global revenue
US$10-100 Billion
Solid report to
Head of HR
Potential upsides
Rare opportunity to work on a global scale from Japan. Ability to globalize an already successful Japanese company and give back to Japan.
Potential downsides
Company is still in globalization phase and will be traditional in some senses. This individual needs to expect some resistance to change and be ready for a challenge.