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【IT】IT Manager, Acquisition & Divestiture Service Line

Chiyoda, Japan
Info Technology

Job Description

Requisition ID: 1805681168W

【Position Summary】
Johnson & Johnson Technology is recruiting for an A&D Regional Program Manager - Japan.  The A&D Regional Program Manager reports to the Senior Director Portfolio and Program Management.  The position is responsible for coordinating and executing regional delivery of Acquisitions & Divestitures programs for JJT.  
In this capacity, the A&D Regional Program Manager will manage the overall program in the region, building strategies and monitoring detailed plans for A&D activities across the JJT organization to ensure smooth transitions.   The incumbent will partner and collaborate with enterprise JJT groups and other business functions (HR, Finance, Facilities, etc) to identify and manage interdependencies between the teams, to ensure workstreams deliver per plan within the region specifically Japan and proactively identify and engage regional JJT and business stakeholders.   The incumbent will provide regional insight, status and identify issues and risks to the global program leadership.  
The role requires active engagement and partnership with a variety of organizations within Johnson and Johnson including IT, Commercial, R&D, Supply Chain and Corporate groups to drive successful A&D programs.     
Strong interdependent partnering skills are required for the A&D Regional Program Manager to collaborate with many stakeholders outside and within J&J.  The incumbent will be expected to manage multiple strategic A&D programs concurrently and provide updates to senior leadership. The program is to be managed with high level of professionalism. The candidate will require a deep understanding of J&J structure, strong execution and delivery skills, and a bias toward problem solving and resolution.   

【Major Responsibilities】
•For assigned A&D program, define the JJT strategy based on the dependencies and impact on the region specifically Japan.   Closely partner with assigned PMs to track and monitor the initiatives, identify interdependencies, issues/risks and potential mitigations and manage program financials.    Actively share progress with Global program office.
•Assist in preparing, reviewing and presenting change requests, funding/resource needs or issues requiring decisions from global or regional governance.
•Lead change management & communications efforts related to the regional A&D activities.  Identify and engage appropriate regional and local stakeholders.  
•Assist in the creation and oversight of all Transition Service Agreements (TSAs) and ensure regional considerations are included.
•Collaborate with the Buyer or Seller to ensure there is alignment to successfully meet the TSA exit dates
•Develop short-term/long-term JJT strategies to improve A&D execution in the region.
•Develop portion of JJT A&D EPL playbook to document how to manage regional delivery more holistically.  Ensure it aligns with ESP 3.0 playbook to ensure consistency and use of recommended best practices. 

【Knowledge and Competency Requirements】
•Ability to speak and write English and Japanese
•5+ years preferred of relevant experience in managing large program with high level of complexity. Strong leadership, communication and interpersonal skills. Effective collaborator and problem solver.
•Strong knowledge of cultures within the region / Japan
•Preferred: IT experience with business acquisitions or divestitures and integration activities.  
•Strong proficiency with project management practices, tools and methodologies 
•Ability to work under pressure and through tight timeline. Ability to set-up and facilitate cross-functional meeting to resolve issues in timely manner.
•Models Credo Values – demonstrates strong values, ethics and communication skills that establish a culture of trust and transparency. Build win-win solutions across business and IT. 
•Excellent interpersonal and communication skills (oral and written) including the ability to explain technology concepts to business partners.
•Demonstrated ability to capture, organize and present large amount of data and publish them concisely so they are understandable and actionable.
•Preferred multi-function experience; understands business processes, end to end business processes impact on project dependencies. 
•Bachelor’s Degree is required. 

【Physical/Auditory and Visual Demands】
•Use of computer and related technology 

【Working Conditions】
•Normal office environment
•20% business travel expected 

【Primary Location】

Primary Location
Johnson & Johnson K.K. (8235)
Job Function
Info Technology
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