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Stanley Black & Decker, Inc.

Project Manager

Toyohashi - operations
Language
English: conversational
Japanese: fluent
Salary
Employment Type
Full time

Job Description:


As a Project Manager, you’ll be part of our Manufacturing Management team located in Toyohashi, Aichi, Japan.

Responsibilities:


  • Lead, manage, and execute manufacturing process improvement and step change programs using LEAN production methods and digitization.

  • Establish and maintain manufacturing strategy based on customer feedback, safety, and quality requirements within agreed deadlines/budgets.

  • Maintain and improve competitive advantage by introducing and launching new manufacturing technology.

  • Design and operate highly integrated systems such as computer networks, hi-tech tools, and experimental devices.

  • Leverage technical expertise in manufacturing and assembling in response to rapid market change.

  • Plan and manage operational improvement projects in terms of safety, quality, delivery, cost, and human resources.

  • Assess the current manufacturing process in ensuring product design quality, development, and manufacturing process.

Qualifications:


You always strive to do a good job…but wouldn’t it be great if you could do your job and do a world of good? You care about quality – at every level. You love to learn and grow and be acknowledged for your valuable contributions. You’re not intimidated by innovation. In fact, you embrace it. You also have:

  • Expertise in LEAN production methods, OPEX, Six Sigma, Digitalisation, or 80/20.

  • At least 3 years of experience in project, cost, or quality management

  • Work experience in consulting, finance, or purchasing at an MNC would be a plus

  • Native in Japanese and Good communication skills in English (TOEIC 700 and above)

  • Excellent problem-solving skills and critical thinking skills

  • Outstanding internal and external stakeholder management skills

  • Effective communication skills with a forward-thinking and global mindset

  • Good skills in Microsoft Excel, Word, and PowerPoint

About Stanley Black & Decker, Inc.:


For the builders and protectors, for the makers and explorers, for those shaping and reshaping our world through hard work and inspiration, Stanley Black & Decker provides the tools and innovative solutions you can trust to get the job done—and we have since 1843.