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Country Human Resources Director, Kyushu (JP)

Status interviewing
Tags Generalist HR


Date posted

22 Nov 2021

The Company

This high growth company is the market leader in its field and employs over 50,000 people globally. Renowned and Award winning for its innovation, sustainability and culture/work practices, the company is expanding its operations in Japan and is seeking an HR Director to partner with business leaders to start-up a new manufacturing site in Kyushu.

The Role

Based in Kyushu, this HR Director will lead a small HR team to scale-up this operation from scratch and will manage the full spectrum of HR operations from talent acquisition, compensation and benefits through to HR strategy and organisational development. The role also involves labour relations, talent management, employer branding and stakeholder management.  

The Individual

Ideal experience includes:
• HR leadership in a fast growing multinational manufacturing company
• Experience in a greenfield start-up
• Strong communication and influencing skills
• Motivation to work at the strategic and ‘hands on’ level

This role must be based on-site in Kyushu.

At a Glance
  • Job Function
    Generalist HR
  • Industry
    Industrial & Manufacturing
  • International Coverage
  • Global HQ
  • Global revenue
    US$10-100 Billion
  • Solid Report To
    CEO Japan
  • Potential upsides
    Exciting opportunity to build the HR and talent strategy and processes for a cutting-edge new site.
  • Potential challenges
    The role will be fast-paced and require plenty of energy.
  • Job Reference

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