Project Manager (CF-33947420)

Location: Japan
Salary: competitive
Job Type: Contract
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Description

Our client is one of the most well-known companies in Japan. They dominate the market in online retailing, internet services, among various other areas. They are now looking for project managers to join their new team to help build out new functions and services.The role requires to understand technologies used within our services and how it interacts with stakeholders, users, other platforms. This understanding, as well as a strong ability to organize and to communicate the benefits of change management, will allow our Change Managers to improve CPD's conduct of changes (anomaly, evolutions, deliveries, new features…).

Responsibilities:

  • Build the documentation template, KPI dashboard. Support the design, development, delivery, and management of communications.
  • Apply a change management process and tools to create a strategy to support adoption of the changes required by a project or initiative.
  • Make sure that change requests are properly done and approved.
  • Support change management at the organizational level.

Essential skills:

  • 3-5+ years of experience in change management, or project management with a steady progression of taking on roles with increasing responsibility.
  • Outstanding communication and presentation skills, written and verbal, to all levels of an organization.
  • Experience for customers, and ability to employ a hypotheses-driven approach to tackle complex problems.
  • Able to thrive in ambiguous situations, driving clarity and focus, setting priorities, and converting ideas into action.
  • Leadership skills to bring people together.
  • Creative strategic thinker who can identify specifics for each service and propose solutions to improve their change management.
  • Familiarity with project management approaches, tools and phases of the project lifecycle.
  • Experience with large-scale organizational change efforts.
  • Change management certification or designation desired.

Language skills

  • Business English
  • Japanese language not required but would be a big advantage.

If you are interested in this position click "Apply for this job" below or get in touch with Miliya at +81 50-3150-9058 for more details.

SThree Japan is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

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