Site Japan (Nagoya)
Tasks You will report to the International and Development Director. You will be located in Japan (Nagoya). Your mission will be organized as follows:
  • General Management
    • Supervise the existing operations from local office (Nagoya) and be the interface with French Technical services when needed
    • Recruit local human resources when needed and be the interface for the French HR team
    • Manage client operations from order to invoice while being the interface with French HQ when needed (Sales, Finance and IT services)
    • Provide a detailed reporting on a regular basis through qualitative and quantitative analysis (P&L)
    • Ensure local site operational management (Offices installations, administrative set-up, IT…)
  • Type Approval Operations
    • Testing inspector able to witness general technical items for whole vehicle type approval, on all different tests premises
    • A consistent experience in the field of general safety is a plus
    • Manage the local team to ensure consistency and efficiency of operations with close contact with French Type approval team
    • Propose a development plan to promote and develop type approval business with local clients
    • Ensure the implementation of the development plan
The above duties are not limited and might be extended upon request from management
Qualifications Desired skills and experiences:
  • University degree in automotive engineering or related discipline is a plus
  • Native Japanese is a must while having a fluent level of English
  • Past experience working for a technical service (VCA, TUV…) or an OEM with a proven experience in Vehicle Type Approval/Homologation is a must. General technical knowledge and previous experience in the Automotive Industry will be differentiation criteria