Completed Permanent Japan - Domestic

The Company

The company is a major global high-end alcoholic beverages company. Japan is one of their biggest markets and strongly linked to their headquarters, not only due to its sizeable business but also for its strategic importance as a top luxury brand globally.

The Role

Based in Tokyo, this role will provide human resources support mainly in the areas of talent acquisition (all the recruitment including temporary staff), talent review, performance review, succession planning, mobility management, employee relations, learning & development, and other human resources projects working closely with HR Director, department heads, Management Committee, APAC Region, Group HR, and other internal and external business partners.

The Individual

To prove credibility and influence amongst other leadership members, strong communication is needed to be effective while working with HQ, as well as when working locally. The speed of the business also demands need for multi-tasking across multiple HR projects. The company will be creatively adjusted the brand globally and this will have effects on the talent management and the talent development in the Japan market.

Posted on 14 Dec 2018

At a glance

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Job function
Generalist HR,Talent Acquisition
Retail & Luxury
International Coverage
Global HQ
Global revenue
US$10-100 Billion
Solid report to
HR Director, Japan
Potential upsides
The business is rapidly growing in the Japan and will work closely with a highly capable leadership team to lead this expansion. The challenge is the business shift as the brand and products evolve.
Potential downsides
This role will be stand alone and need someone that can be independent and strong.