Japan Operation Manager

Location Inzai-shi
Salary ¥15000000 - ¥17000000 per annum
Job type Permanent
Sector Built Environment
Reference BBBH24058_1693984436

A leading data center developer is currently looking for a country operation manager who will oversee the full Japan operation and will be responsible for:

  • Supervising all Japan DC site engineers and manage Health & Safety with advisors and local managers.
  • Increasing customer satisfaction, minimizing incidents, and driving down human errors.
  • Handling equipment and building lifecycle management, implement cost-saving measures, and manage non-standard customer requirements.
  • Interfacing with Sales, UK, India, and EU functions, overseeing implementation work for customer success.
  • Overseeing new DC design, handle budgets, conflict resolution, and audits, and support customer proposals and projects.
  • Leading M&O certification audits and foster customer relationships.


  • Native-level Japanese and business-level English proficiency
  • Previous experience in senior management within a DC-related role
  • Past experience in overseeing a sizable team or multiple teams within a dynamic business environment
  • Demonstrated expertise in managing internal and external conflictsAbility to comprehend intricate contracts involving numerous stakeholders
  • Proven history of collaboration with diverse company departments, effective problem-solving, promoting employee growth, and proactively resolving issues

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