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Country VP Human Resources, Tokyo (JP)

Status completed
Tags Generalist HR


Date posted

13 Sep 2018

The Company

We’re partnering with a leading media and entertainment company in search of their VP of HR. They have multiple business divisions across the region and are known for their fast paced and dynamic culture. They are currently in the middle of transforming their business and HR structure so it’s an opportune time to join to make impact. This role will be based in Tokyo, Japan.

The Role

You will serve as a strategic leader, demonstrate a combination of relevant Japan HR experience, deep people leadership experience, strong business acumen and significant human resource (HR) functional knowledge to guide the development of HR strategies that will attract, develop and retain the breadth of talent required to drive business transformation and success.  

The Individual

Strong knowledge and experience with HR Business Partner (generalist), Talent Acquisition/Planning, Learning and Development, Employee Relations, Organisational Development, Change Management, and Diversity and Inclusion functions. Resilience to work within a complex organisation and find creative solutions. Willingness to work and manage multiple stakeholders locally, regionally, and globally.

At a Glance
  • Job Function
    Generalist HR
  • Industry
    Advertising & Media
  • International Coverage
  • Global revenue
    US$10-100 Billion
  • Solid Report To
    Regional HR VP
  • Potential upsides
    A very powerful brand with name recognition.
  • Potential challenges
    Dramatic changes to the organisational structure and business needs to be managed.
  • Job Reference

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