IT Manager for Fashion company (Apps & Infra)

  • Competitive
  • Tokyo, Tōkyō, Japan
  • Festanstellung, Vollzeit
  • Morgan McKinley - Tokyo
  • 17 Jan 19

IT Manager for Fashion company (Apps & Infra)

Language Proficiency

Japanese: Native
English: Intermediate/Business

Great opportunity to head the IT department in a well-known global fashion company


  • Lead the staff members in the IT team and manage their career paths
  • Create an Agile environment for the department
  • Partner with the business side to understand needs for the various apps
  • Improve on existing tools, manage excellence in the day-to-day IT operations
  • Manage the IT budget and various technology vendors

Required skills
  • Over 7 years of experience as IT Manager, Project Manager, Team Lead etc
  • Over 3 years of people management experience
  • Experience leading projects across different functions and teams
  • Strong ERP knowledge (especially Oracle)
  • Basic infrastructure knowledge
  • Native level Japanese

Preferred skills
  • Experience with Agile methodologies and the implementation of it
  • Professional experience in retail or FMCG

Personal Attributes
  • Strong leadership skills
  • Able to place themselves in another person's shoes
  • Strong communication skills

About our client

Our client is a big name in fashion across the globe. They have more than 200 sales points in Japan alone and are experiencing business growth. They are looking for strong IT members that can help them scale the backoffice applications so that the business can grow.
With an HQ in the US, atmosphere is very open and relaxed. Flextime and an attractive bonus system are just some of the attractive benefits they offer.

Morgan McKinley Asia Pac is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.