IT Manager (Program Management, Governance & Strategy)

Job Type
8,000,000 - 10,000,000 JPY per year (negotiable based on experience) (+up to 15% performance bonus)
Japanese Level
English Level
Fluent (TOEIC 990)
Start Date


A global insurance and mobile device support services company is seeking an experienced IT Professional with experience in Project Management, Strategic Program Management, IT Governance, and Change Management.



‐Assist strategic programs management

‐Assist communications and events strategies and executions

‐Assist research and advisory services across technology disciplines

‐Assist operating model integrations for Strategic products and services within technology streams

‐Support to implement COBIT based IT Governance/Management framework into the company’s IT to ensure IT enables/deliver Business strategy. Especially, owning a process of EDM00X, APO001, APO002, APO007, DSS06 and MEA0X

‐Prepare KPI based IT management report to our internal customer to ensure transparency of IT for getting consensus on IT activities

‐Assist Manager of CIO Office to facilitate IT Governance body

‐Assist Manager of CIO Office to drive talent/people management, nurture and develop leaders with customer centric business culture

‐Be custodian of IT policy and process to ensure each IT department has proper process and control

‐Assist IT PDCA cycle to keep maturity level increasing by own

‐Collaborate with global counter party to ensure Japan IT strategy aligns with Global strategy

‐Assist cross organization delivery programs

‐Assist quality management on overall IT activity

Required Skills

‐Project management experience on technology related projects and services

‐Experience in a consulting company

‐Collaboration, negotiation, and influencing skills cross-functionally, cross country and region, and throughout multiple organization levels

‐Ability to multitask and manage high volumes of activity & demonstrate measurable results with flexibility

‐Project management skills with the ability to manage many projects simultaneously

‐Demonstrated aptitude towards high standards for quality and performance

‐Hands-on approach, focused on continuous and incremental improvement

‐Stakeholder management and communication management based on clear messaging and documentation skill by utilizing Microsoft power point

‐BA in Computer Science, Engineering, Business or relevant majors

Preferred Skills

‐International experience within global organization

‐Consultation experience for global IT organization

‐Knowledge of COBIT, ITIL and PMP

‐Master’s degree in above mentioned field

‐ITIL certificate