Project Manager (Insurance)

Job Type
9,000,000 JPY - 12,000,000 JPY per year (negotiable based on experience)
Japanese Level
English Level
Advanced (TOEIC 860)
Start Date


A global IT company is looking for a bilingual Project Manager for Application Development Projects with onsite and offshore model for their client in the insurance domain.



‐ Coordinate internal resources and third parties/vendors for the flawless execution of projects

‐ Ensure that all projects are delivered on-time, within scope and within budget

‐ Developing project scopes and objectives, involving all relevant stakeholders and ensuring technical feasibility

‐ Develop a detailed project plan to track progress

‐ Use appropriate verification techniques to manage changes in project scope, schedule and costs

‐ Measure project performance using appropriate systems, tools and techniques

‐ Report and escalate to management as needed

‐ Manage the relationship with the client and all stakeholders

‐ Perform risk management to minimize project risks

‐ Accomplishes financial objectives by forecasting requirements; preparing an annual budget; scheduling expenditures; analyzing variances; initiating corrective action

‐ Maintains quality service by establishing and enforcing organization standards

‐ Maintains professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing professional publications; establishing personal networks; benchmarking state-of-the-art practices; participating in professional societies

‐ Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed

Required Skills

‐ Extensive application development experience

‐ Project Management of complex application systems

‐ Very strong managing daily tasks

‐ Aggressive attitude towards delivery management. Must be a task master.

‐ Tertiary qualifications in a technical, management, or engineering field, equivalent work experience or professional project management qualifications

Preferred Skills

‐ Experience in the Insurance industry will be a good to have

‐ Understanding of Packaged Software project implementation

‐ Global project implementation