#Global BRM Director / Manufacturing, R&D

Job ID 17314
Job Type
16,000,000 to 20,000,000 JPY per year
Japanese Level
Advanced (JLPT Level 1)
English Level
Advanced (TOEIC 860)
Start Date
Job Type
16,000,000 to 20,000,000 JPY per year
Japanese Level
Advanced (JLPT Level 1)
English Level
Advanced (TOEIC 860)
Start Date


A wonderful opportunity to work for a leader in medical technology! Our client is a multi-billion dollar company covering the world's major markets offering medical technology service and solutions to their clients around the world.


【Job Details】

BRM Director will be to co-create, co-own, and drive the global wide IT strategy for R&D & Manufacturing business domains, and be accountable and responsible for maximizing the value of the related IT investment made in this area.  


The primary purpose of the R&D & Manufacturing BRM organization (Business Relationship Management) is to effectively stimulate, shape, manage and realize the business demand for the IT investment in all Product Lifecycle-related Domains (R&D, Product Portfolio Management, Manufacturing, Quality Assurance & Regulatory, Repair Execution) across all geographies and business units.


From the perspective of the executive business leaders, the Business Relationship Manager is an advocate and the business unit's frontline representative to the IT organization. From the perspective of the IS organization, the BRM is the IT organization's strategist, coordinator, chief advocate, marketer and communicator. The BRM should foster business customer intimacy in IT and continuously develop a symbiotic and aligned relationship with all the business stakeholders at Executive Level and below. The Global BRM Deputy will especially focus on Japan & Global stakeholders while ensuring the global consistency of the strategy with the Global BRM Head of the domain.



- Report towards steering committee and other governance bodies

- Plan, develop, own, and drive a global wide IT strategy for Product Lifecycle-related Domains: R&D, Product Portfolio Management, Manufacturing, Quality Assurance & Regulatory, Repair Execution.

- Foster, shape and manage the business demand for the IT investment in those Domains across all geographies and business units. Identifies approaches to meet the business's needs, as well as the dependencies (both risks and opportunities) with other Domain BRM. Ensures that the prioritized demand is satisfyingly translated into valid IT solutions and clearly defined projects (right scoping and proper benefit definition)

- Communicates, coordinates, connects the business mission, plans and priorities to the application domains and related IT functions, and lobbies the IT delivery organization(s) to plan and provide requisite support.

- Once projects are in flight, the BRM will be accountable to satisfy IT delivery across the Solution Delivery and Service Delivery organizations. After project completion, establishes a learning & improvement review process to continuously enhance business value generation.

- Establishes and maintains multi-year roadmap of the Business Capacity Model & the System Landscape for IT systems related to Domains in scope; synchronizes it with Data Management, BI and OT (Operational Technology) roadmaps. Runs global wide and Japan specific requests for proposals, analysis, recommendations and execution with vendors.

- Coaches executive business stakeholders and their direct reports; raises digital literacy across senior managers enables them to articulate technology needs and requirements that will advance business performance; proactively shares technology advancements and market success stories in respective Functional Domain; consults with Enterprise Architecture in developing the enterprise roadmap.

- As the IT organization's chief advocate, informs and influences the business unit executives so that they understand, support and adequately fund projects that are in concert with IT goals, such as enterprise architecture and the infrastructure/application strategy. Notifies the business of IS plans and changes, and their impact on business performance or plans.

- Establishes and runs an internal VOC process (Voice of Internal Customer) to evaluate levels of satisfaction with the IT service delivery and to identify improvements required in IT/Business Units in order to further increase the value delivered by IT projects and services


日系グルーバル大手医療技術サービス企業が、BRM (Business Relationship Management) ディレクター(製造、R&D)グローバルチーム を募集しています。






- ステアリングコミッティーやその他のガバナンス機関への報告

- 製品ライフサイクルに関連するドメインのためのグローバルなIT戦略を計画、開発、所有し、推進し、研究開発、製品ポートフォリオ管理、製造、品質保証・規制、修理を実行する

- これらのドメインへのIT投資に対するビジネス上の要求を、すべての地域とビジネスユニットにおいて、育成、形成、管理する

- ビジネスニーズを満たすためのアプローチ、および他のドメインBRMとの依存関係(リスクと機会の両方)を特定し、優先された要求が、有効なITソリューションと明確に定義されたプロジェクト(適切なスコーピングと適切なベネフィットの定義)に十分に変換されることを保証する

- ビジネスのミッション、計画、優先順位をアプリケーション・ドメインや関連するIT機能に伝え、調整し、ITデリバリー組織に計画と必要なサポートの提供する

- プロジェクトが開始と共に、BRMはソリューション・デリバリーとサービス・デリバリーの組織全体のITデリバリーを実行する責任を負い、プロジェクト終了後は、継続的にビジネスバリューの創出を強化するために、学習と改善のレビュープロセスを確立する

- 対象となるドメインに関連するITシステムのビジネス・キャパシティ・モデルとシステム・ランドスケープの複数年にわたるロードマップを確立・維持し、データマネジメント、BI、OT(オペレーショナル・テクノロジー)のロードマップと同期させる。ベンダーとの提案、分析、提案、実行のためのグローバルおよび日本独自のリクエストを実行する

- シニアマネジャーのデジタルリテラシーを向上させ、ビジネスパフォーマンスを向上させる技術ニーズや要件を明確にする

- IT組織の主唱者として、ビジネスユニットのエグゼクティブに情報を提供し、影響を与えることで、エンタープライズアーキテクチャやインフラストラクチャ/アプリケーション戦略などのITの目標と一致するプロジェクトを理解し、サポートし、十分な資金を提供する。ISの計画や変更、およびビジネスパフォーマンスや計画への影響をビジネスに通知する

- 社内VOCプロセス(Voice of Internal Customer)を確立して運営し、ITサービス提供に対する満足度を評価するとともに、ITプロジェクトやサービスによって提供される価値をさらに高めるために、IT/ビジネスユニットに必要な改善点を特定する



【会社概要 | Company Details】

Our client is a multi-billion dollar company covering the world's major markets offering medical technology service and solutions to their clients around the world.

【就業時間 | Working Hours】

9:00AM – 6:00PM, Monday - Friday *Work from Home (Office work 2-3 days per week, depending on occasion)

【休日休暇 | Holidays】
Saturday, Sunday, and National Holidays, Year-end and New Year Holidays, Paid Holidays, Other Special Holidays

【待遇・福利厚生 | Services / Benefits】

各種社会保険完備(厚生年金保険、健康保険、労災保険、雇用保険)、 屋内原則禁煙(屋外に喫煙所あり)、 通勤交通費支給等

Social insurance, Transportation Fee, No smoking indoors allowed (Designated smoking area), etc.


Required Skills

- Solid experience in driving large-scale process change and system change (core systems: PLM/ERP/MES/QMS; and Digital Transformation / Technology Innovation) in Manufacturing environments

- More than 10 years’ experience as Manufacturing IT General Manager or Senior IT Consultant in Manufacturing& related areas

- Experience of both solution consulting and implementation/support

- Experience of successfully managing teams and Executive stakeholder relations in multiple continents

- Strong Executive stakeholder management skills (Western/Japanese stakeholders)

- Proven know-how to operate and establish convergence across geographies and business units, from Executive to Departmental Manager level

- Strong business acumen and strategic thinking

- Integrity, respect of others and comfort operating in a regulated industry


- 大規模なプロセス変革やシステム変革(基幹システム PLM/ERP/MES/QMS、およびデジタルトランスフォーメーション/技術革新)を推進した経験

- 製造業およびその関連分野において、製造業IT統括責任者またはシニアITコンサルタントとして10年以上の経験がある方

- ソリューションコンサルティングと導入・サポートの両方の経験

- 複数の大陸でチームを管理し、ステークホルダーとの関係を構築した経験

- エグゼクティブ・ステークホルダー・マネージメントのスキル

- エグゼクティブから部長クラスまで、地域やビジネスユニットを超えたコンバージェンスを実現するためのノウハウがあること

- 優れたビジネス感覚と戦略的思考力



Preferred Skills

- A minimum of 5+ years in value creation and demand planning activities. Experience of Design Thinking, Value Stream Mapping, Business Capability modelling would be a plus.


- BRM Institute Certification would be a plus (not mandatory)


- 5年以上の価値創造と需要計画活動の経験 デザイン思考、バリュー・ストリーム・マッピング、ビジネス・キャパシティ・モデリングの経験があれば尚可


- BRM協会認定資格があれば尚可(必須ではない)