IT Manager (Program Management, Governance & Strategy)

Job Type
8,000,000 - 10,000,000 JPY per year (depending on experiences)
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, Change Management


Responsibilities include

- Assist strategic programs management, which are key drivers to the success of regional services. Such as organizational change management programs, functional maturity transformations

- 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. Also running a process after implementation.

- 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, like IT Steering Committee.

- 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.

Required Skills

- 7+years of project management experience on technology related projects and services

- 5+years experiences in a consulting company

- Strong 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

- Strong 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 would be plus

- ITIL certificate is preferred