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Operations Manager (expired)

Action Horizons

Action Horizons

Job ID
Osaka, Japan
Post date
May 23, 2024
Arts / Entertainment / Recreation
General Affairs, Accounting, HR, Legal
Work Type
Contract / Manager (Manager/Supervisor of Staff)
¥350,000 ~ ¥450,000 / Month
  • Negotiable


  • English: Fluent
  • Japanese: Native level
  • Must currently reside in Japan


Operations Manager working with a global company providing world-class entertainment.

The Operations Manager leads a team of 25-30 highly-skilled professionals who provide a thrilling and exhilarating show to live audiences 365 days a year.

As the Operations Manager you are the leader of the Operations Team and ultimately responsible for the venue. You will oversee all administrative functions such as payroll, workers compensation claims, budgeting, work visas, housing, insurance & other operations matters. You will regularly collaborate with the Creative Manager, hosting weekly staff meetings, managing rehearsal logistics, and driving objectives. Additionally, you will work with senior leadership to continually develop your direct reports through coaching, feedback, and encouragement.

The candidate must be/have:
- Fluent written and spoken Japanese & English.
- At least 2 years of experience as a Manager.
- Experience in the Operations role as mentioned above.
- Comfortable with consecutive interpreting at business meetings and translation of e-mails and other in-house work-related documents.
- Strong organizational, time management, negotiation, and diplomatic skills.
- Experience leading/attending business related meeting.
- Ability to liaise between Western and Japanese cultures in translation.
- Excellent communication skills dealing with all levels of the organization.
- Good computer literacy on Microsoft Office & TEAMS.

The candidate should be/have:
- Experience living/working overseas (for native Japanese candidates) or experience working at a Japanese company (for non-Japanese candidates).
- Experience working in the entertainment related industry (theme park, film/tv productions, broadcasting & etc).
- Experience leading a team

Working conditions:
- Hours vary, but generally from 8:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
- Days vary, but generally 5 days a week.
- Due to the nature of our industry, must be flexible to work during weekends & holidays.
- Office is located in Konohana-ku, Osaka
- ¥350,000 - ¥450,000 monthly salary dependent upon experience
- Commuting allowance
- Full social insurance enrollment.

Last modified on June 23, 2024

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