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Head of HR Japan, Tokyo (JP)

Status interviewing
Tags Generalist HR Talent Acquisition


Date posted

28 Aug 2023

The Company

A leading international chemical company who has gone through and is continuing to go through aggressive growth within APAC. With over 1,000 employees throughout multiple sites in Japan, the organisation is poised to continue to make a big splash as a major player in this space.

The Role

The HR Head for Japan will manage a mid to large size team while also ensuring longer term initiatives for the business are met to match the expected growth of the company. The individual will also be deeply involved with strategic business and planning.  

The Individual

Over 10 years of experience in a strategic HR role in Japan or APAC. They must speak fluent English and Japanese and be able to communicate HR strategy and policies to the Sr Management team.


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At a Glance
  • Job Function
    Generalist HR Talent Acquisition
  • Industry
    Industrial & Manufacturing
  • International Coverage
  • Global HQ
    North America
  • Global revenue
    US$10-100 Billion
  • Solid Report To
    Japan President
  • Potential upsides
    This is a great opportunity for someone interested in a growing company. There are also plenty of opportunities for future growth into roles at a regional level or beyond.
  • Potential challenges
    At times aggressive growth and potential to be faced with ambiguous situations, this person will need to manage a team while also working very hands on for specific tasks.
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