IT Director

Location Tokyo
Discipline Information Technology
Job type Permanent
Salary negotiatable
Reference 37114


Luxury fashion brand



  • Responsible for implementation, development, and maintenance of all IT operations closely working with business managers to support their business achievement.

  • Lead and manage various projects associated with IT applications & infrastructures including defining requirements, designing functional & technical solutions, providing guidance Japan/Italy IT team, planning and conducting testing, coordinating user testing, coordinating cut-over/conversion, and preparing for training/manuals and system documentation.

  • Implement global IT projects and initiatives in Japan and make necessary localization in coordination with the Italy IT team.

  • Analyzing the business requirements of all departments to determine their technology needs.

  • Ensure to establish and maintain solid IT policies and systems in line with local requirements and HQ policy.

  • Purchase efficient and cost-effective technological equipment and software, in according with IT Italy.

  • Oversees security of systems, networks, and enterprise information as the chair of Security Committee.



  • Proven experience in Department / Team management

  • Project management experience with overseas counterparties with strong negotiation skills and assertiveness.

  • Basic application development experience regardless of application complexity.

  • Experiences in ERP & Logistics area as well as frontend applications such as Store POS systems and eCommerce platforms.

  • Experience in implementing service management concepts to entire IT activities.

  • Vendor & budget management experiences, in line with IT corporate guidelines.

  • Business-level English & Japanese skill