Group Manager, Corporate Communications

Date:  Mar 24, 2021

Tokyo, 13, JP

Company:  Shiseido
Country/Region:  JP
Custom Field 4:  Employee (Permanent)
Company:  Shiseido

Location: Shiodome
Division: Global Communications Department
Job level: Group Manager
Reports to: Vice President
Contract type: Full-time


Main areas of responsibility:

  • Develop communication strategy and plan at corporate level aligning with company strategy
  • Implement PR activities for domestic and international markets done mainly in English
  • Develop relationships with national and regional press contacts to maximize the company presence and ensure company reputation
  • Coordinate global PR activities with Regional Headquarters to strengthen the global presence
  • Develop and check English materials (online & offline)
  • Benchmark global competitors’ corporate communications (media, scheme, contents)


  • Proactive and positive attitude toward new challenges
  • Strong inter-personal communication skills with respecting others
  • English and Japanese speaking and writing skills, sufficient to translate from one language to the other
  • Ability to capture corporate level strategy and critical topics and then to translate them into communication contents
  • Develop speech script and effective presentation material by using presentation tools such as PPT
  • 3+ years of people management experience
  • Corporate PR experience at large scale companies or listed companies in Japan

Preferred qualifications:

  • 10+ years of working experience in PR is preferable
  • Team or project management experience
  • Working experience at diverse environment

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