13 Jan 2020
One of the world’s leading fashion brands, our client is a leader in ready to wear fashion and carry a large loyal customer base. They promote diversity and inclusion and are looking to expand the scope of the Japan business. The business is in a global growth mode and Japan is labelled as one of their key markets for the brand. Heavy emphasis will be placed to streamline operations and grow the business, with the position located in Tokyo.
The Head of Human Resources for the Japan operation will be required to place emphasis on measuring and understanding analytics, creating innovative ideas and driving strategy. The individual will report to and act as a true business partner to the President of Japan. The person will report directly to the President of Japan, managing a team of around three.
The ideal person comes from a retail or consumer background and is familiar with the Japan Luxury/Retail market. They should have a solid command in Japanese and English languages and be able to manage a small team. This person should ideally have at least 10 years’ experience as an HR Professional and be very proactive and outspoken.