GCA Japan Digital Communication IT Lead (CF-33983852)

Location: Tokyo, Japan
Salary: £12000000 - £16000000 per annum + competitive
Job Type: Permanent
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  • As the representative of Global Corporate Affairs (GCA) - IT in Japan, develop and maintain effective working relationships with GCA stakeholders in Japan to promote their use of data & digital to support the creation of new business processes and improve existing business processes.
  • Agilely gather business needs, develop an IT roadmap and execution plan for GCA in Japan and build consensus with business leaders.
  • Develop a deep understanding of GCA's business in Japan and take proactive actions to resolve issues by leveraging data & digital.
  • Provide appropriate management and oversight of operational vendors for dedicated applications/software used by GCA in Japan and lead the maintenance and operation, and system development necessary to ensure stable operation.
  • Work with GDT or DD&T stakeholders to support the deployment of global platforms/applications or the implementation of security measures in Japan and their appropriate use by GCA in Japan.
  • Develop and implement measures necessary to improve the literacy of GCA employees in Japan to properly utilize data & digital in collaboration with the global GCA DD&T team.


  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent.
  • 7 years or more of relevant experience
  • Solid understanding of digital communications tools like Office 365, content management systems, internal and external social media tools, Power BI, and Google Analytics
  • Ability to write and speak in the English language
  • Excellent oral and written communications skills, business acumen with problem solving and analytical skills
  • Have a good understanding of the pharmaceutical industry and experience with validated systems.
  • Business relationship management skills, ability to connect and engage with local management and stakeholders on areas of expertise.
  • Ability to set priorities, align stakeholder expectations, to develop and execute an associated action plan.
  • Work with virtual teams located in different countries around the world, aligning and adapting different work, culture and communication styles.
  • Team player with some experience leading and collaborating cross- functionally to ensure successful delivery of solutions.
  • Experience as a project manager for system development projects and development of business applications
  • Financial Management for IT Services skills
  • Ability to follow defined IT Service Management processes

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Award winner of:

The IT and Technology Recruitment Company of the Year by TIARA Awards 2018 | Best Large Company to Work For by TIARA Awards 2021 | Best CSR Initiative by TIARA Awards2019 | Best Workplace by Great Place to Work Institution 2018, 2020 & 2021

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