Project Manager

Location Tokyo
Job type Permanent
Salary Up to 10,000,000 JPY
Reference 33046

COMPANY OVERVIEW

Global innovators in AI/FinTech.

【WHY YOU SHOULD APPLY

  • Mature environment – employees are trusted to manage their tasks, responsibilities, and take accountability for their work
  • Strong team environment, the ideal person will have drive and passion to work with other team members
  • English use is necessary – you need to coordinate with other teams and outsourced vendors (some located overseas) and be able to align with global plans and interact with all members.
  • Japan is a strong focus for APAC, by end of 2021 the company aims to expand to ~10 additional staff members.
  • Flex-time, work from home
  • This company has NO competitors!

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES

As a Project Manager, you will lead projects and ensure smooth delivery on both local and regional level, working in a highly collaborative environment.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Delivery of projects in accordance to agreed timeframes, track and monitor proress
  • Manage project scopes, timeline and lead change processes
  • Facilitate necessary meetings and workshops to improve planning, organisation and delivery
  • Manage communication, problem solving decision making and report with project team members and stakeholders
  • Be responsible for project scopes, risk management and mitigation
  • Improve and validate project deliverables plans throughout project life cycle
  • Collaborate with PMO and other  teams to ensure reports and information flow is maintained

REQUIREMENTS

  • Native Japanese with conversational-level English (you should be able to interact with international team members)
  • 3-5 years’ project management experience with knowledge of agile metholodogy
  • Ability to work independently, with a strong sense of commitment and ability to handle a fast-paced environment
  • Enjoy working in a highly collaborative environment excellent stakeholder management ability
  • Passion for digital technology projects

GOOD TO HAVE

Background in FinTech or financial industry