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HR Manager (HRBP) for Consumer, CS Division

Date: Apr 29, 2019

Location: Tokyo, Japan, 13, JP

Company: HARMAN International

Requisition Id : 115508 

Additional Work Location(s) ​​​​​: Tokyo, Japan 

Job Responsibilities:

This position will interact with both managers and relevant business leaders to create a great working environment, and better understand business strategy and business plan, take proactive approach to drive and support key business activities. The responsibilities will include:.


  • Leads, delivers and monitors key HR processes below the Director level.
  • Acts as an internal consultant and business partner on all employment issues.
  • Facilitates the leveraging of best practices and culture within the business to promote employee engagement and improved negotiation.
  • Leads, supports and implements HR projects as required and executing to completion.
  • Counsels employees and managers on HR company policies.
  • Provides advice and direction to managers and employees related to performance management, employee relations, recruitment, succession planning, compensation, compliance, training & development and organizational design.
  • Serve as a change agent, provide HR related solutions and coaching to managers and employees.
  • Ensure this HR function is processed in compliance with Corporate HR strategy and policy, and lead the communication and execution in Japan, coordinate with Harman University as contact window for the function
  • Keep continues improvement in responsible HR funtion, provide feedback by data analysis to drive better results and excellence


Basic Qualifications: List the minimum and desired education (including degrees, licenses, certification or registrations) and experience needed to perform the key responsibilities of the position.

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Human Resources or related discipline.
  • A minimum of 5 years of HR generalist experience.
  • Relevant experience in managing HR programs.
  • Project leadership experience.


Preferred Qualifications: Please list the preferred qualifications needed for this position based on the following:

  • Masters degree in Human Resources or related filed.
  • Minimum 8 years of solid HR working experiences in a multinational company, familiar with all HR modules especially recruitment, C&B and training
  • Strong interpersonal skills and communication skills to interact effectively with all levels of employees and management cross region under a strong matrix environment


Eligibility Requirements: List specific location of position and % of willingness to travel.

  • Willingness to travel.
  • Willingness to work in an office.
  • Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background investigation.



  • Working knowledge and experience with MS Office.  SuccessFactors and/or SAP preferable.
  • Ability to prioritize and balance workload to meet deadlines
  • Proven team player with excellent communication and interpersonal skills who can effectively work with all levels of a global matrixed organization

HARMAN ( designs and engineers connected products and solutions for automakers, consumers, and enterprises worldwide, including connected car systems, audio and visual products, enterprise automation solutions; and services supporting the Internet of Things.  With leading brands including AKG®, Harman Kardon®, Infinity®, JBL®, Lexicon®, Mark Levinson® and Revel®, HARMAN is admired by audiophiles, musicians and the entertainment venues where they perform around the world. More than 25 million automobiles on the road today are equipped with HARMAN audio and connected car systems. Our software services power billions of mobile devices and systems that are connected, integrated and secure across all platforms, from work and home to car and mobile. HARMAN has a workforce of approximately 30,000 people across the Americas, Europe, and Asia. In March 2017, HARMAN became a wholly-owned subsidiary of Samsung Electronics. HARMAN is an Equal Opportunity /Affirmative Action employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or Protected Veterans status.  HARMAN offers a great work environment, challenging career opportunities, professional training and competitive compensation. Looking for a challenge where your experience is valued? Come see what you can achieve as a leader with HARMAN!  (

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