Technical Project Manager

Location Tokyo
Job type Permanent
Contact Tim
Reference CC1118610

​Our client is a leading international payments company with offices around the world. They partner with various clients in industries such as e-commerce, retail, food companies and more to allow them to use their payment solution. 

Currently they are looking for a mid level Project Manager with 3 - 7 years of experience leading projects in Japanese and ideally Chinese. In this position you will:

■ Manage the implementation of the companies payment solution to new clients from PoC stage.
■ After implementation is complete. Provide support to the clients    
■ Work closely with the sales team and join meetings with potential new clients to explain the product and implementation process.
■ Manage the scope and time line for projects. Ensure delivery meets expectations/
■ Proactive management of issues and risks pertaining to the project with appropriate escalation where required.
■ Analyze and revise current technology process and procedure for service delivery to include change, release, configuration, incident and problem management.
■ Support internal infrastructure and Improve the procedures of tasks.
■ Mentor junior members 

This is a great opportunity for a junior to mid level PM who wants to move in to a more technical role and take more responsibility. With great career prospects and ability to move in to an exciting industry (fintech), this is a good chance to level up your career!

■ Native or Fluent (JLPT N1) Japanese ability

■ basic English (reading & writing Level, if you can read this job post it's good enough!)

■ 3+ years of experience working as a client facing PM. (Basic to intermediate technical understanding is ok for this position)

■ Client facing project management related experience

Good to have

■ Native or business level Chinese (Mandarin) ability