Johnson & Johnson Careers

Global Practice Principal Recruiter

Chiyoda, Japan

Job Description

Requisition ID: 1905764109W

Johnson & Johnson is currently recruiting for a Global Practice Principal Recruiter – Market Access within the Johnson & Johnson Talent Acquisition organization to be located Tokyo, in Japan.  Besides Japan you will also support our business in Japan,Indonesia, Vietnam and the Philippines.


Caring for the world, one person at a time has inspired and united the people of Johnson & Johnson for over 125 years. We embrace research and science -- bringing innovative ideas, products and services to advance the health and well-being of people.With $76.5 billion in 2017 sales, Johnson & Johnson is the world's most comprehensive and broadly-based manufacturer of health care products, as well as a provider of related services, for the consumer, pharmaceutical, and medical devices markets. There are more than 265 Johnson & Johnson operating companies employing approximately 126,500 people and with products touching the lives of over a billion people every day, throughout the world. If you have the talent and desire to touch the world, Johnson & Johnson has the career opportunities to help make it happen.

Thriving on a diverse company culture, celebrating the uniqueness of our employees and committed to inclusion. Proud to be an equal opportunity employer. 


The Global Practice Principal Recruiter – Market Access will be responsible for the delivery, execution, and assessment of our newly envisioned, Talent Acquisition Practice Model that will provide Johnson & Johnson with a competitive advantage. Next to Market Access you will also drive recruitment activities for our other Practices areas : Digital Health and Data Science, Regulatory, Regulatory Affairs, External Innovation, Hematology/Oncology and Immunology.

You will utilize Market Access industry & business acumen as an active, strategic, trusted advisor to Business Leaders and Human Resource Partners. You will bring deep expertise and market knowledge while staying on top of trends and market changes and knowledgeable about talent competitors. You will be a Talent Advisor as you translate the enterprise and business strategy to shape the talent priorities for a Market Access Practice.



  • Translate the strategies of Global Practice model into deliverables, building, innovating and improving recruiting,
  • Utilize a deep understanding of J&J's long and short-term strategies, with special focus on its different growth drivers and innovation pipeline. Apply deep technical acumen, including knowledge of industry and functional/therapeutic area to coach and influence hiring managers in the most critical talent insights.
  • Stay largely connected with the external Regulatory community, positioning oneself as an established professional with deep technical expertise, strong business network, relevant social media presence, knowledge production and attendance of events and seminars.
  • Cultivate a high level of candidate care & service during all stages of recruiting process. Craft long term relationships by acting as a career coach and becoming part of his/her network while building a healthy pipeline of passive talent for future opportunities.
  • Lead a portfolio and guide internal clients in the best recruiting standards. Serve as a strategic talent advisor and as an ambassador for the Global D&I Strategy.
  • Collaborate in a culture of agile thinking through a fast, adaptive and iterative recruiting approach.
  • Utilize business data, technology, and other operational metrics to "sell" qualified diverse candidates to hiring managers and to "sell" J&J to passive and active talent. Integrate internal talent availability and external trends into a compelling talent narrative to drive data based decisions while observing emerging talent priorities.
  • Build the Talent Sourcing plan to ensure the Company will find elite talent utilizing Global Talent Management strategies.
  • Help others understand internal and external digital platforms to develop & execute sourcing strategies, build sustainable candidate pipelines and cultivate relevant prospect/candidate relationships.

  • Has a minimum required Bachelor’s degree; Preferably in Human Resources, Health Sciences or Technology.
  • Has a minimum of 8 years of direct, relevant and recent business experience in a specialized field.
  • Has preferred background in a corporate environment or in recruiting executives in either a retained search firm, agency or corporation.
  • Has global talent perspective and experience working in a highly matrixed environment is required.
  • Has preferably understanding of legal issues that impact global recruiting activities, namely employment contract law and restrictive covenants.
  • Has required validated ability to recruit or Hire diverse individuals and ability to negotiate and advise on complex compensation packages.
  • Has required excellent communication (both written and verbal), influencing and negotiation skills, as is strong project management, analytical and critical thinking skills with thorough attention to detail.
  • Has preferred excellent assessment and interviewing skills and a strong command of assessment and selection methodologies, instruments and processes.
  • Has preferred proficiency with various applicant management and applicant tracking systems.
  • Has required experience in utilizing metrics regularly to track and maintain performance
  • Has to be willing to travel, as needed
  • Speak, read and write fluently in English is required.  Knowledge of other languages is preferred.

We offer:

  • An opportunity to be part of a global market leader
  • A dynamic and inspiring working environment
  • Many opportunities to work on challenging projects and assignments
  • Possibilities for further personal as well as professional development
  • Motivating financial remuneration
  • Many employee benefits

Primary Location
Janssen Pharmaceutical K.K. (7195)
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