||* The Head of Finance and Supply Chain is a very senior position in Japan.
* The position is responsible for multiple functions that include finance, supply chain, sales branch office administration, commercial finance support, business process optimization and communications.
* The position sits on the leadership team of Japan and manages about 100 employees.
* The position is a key adviser to the General Manager and the local leadership team. This person is an important change agent and must be able to balance short and long term goals, continuously drive improvements and values that are key to the long term success of the company. In addition, the position has a key responsibility in grooming employees within his own department and across the entire organization