Project manager recruitment requirements

Responsibilities:

  • Oversee projects from initiation to completion, managing schedules, budgets, and resources.
  • Manage client relationships, understand their needs, and define requirements.
  • Collaborate with project teams to ensure efficient project progression.
  • Evaluate project risks and devise strategies to address them.
  • Regularly review project progress to ensure quality and goal achievement.
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◆About the Projects:
  • Renovation Project Scale: Development budget ranging from 20 million yen to (actual value)
  • Support Project (after launch) Scale: Approximately 500,000 to 800,000 yen per month (actual value)
  • Development Period: Several months to 1 year (depending on difficulty and scale)
Note: We handle only the renewal of existing sites, not the launch of new sites.
◆Project Team Structure (Example):
  • Technical Director: 1
  • Project Manager: 1 (Assistant may be provided depending on project scale)
  • Frontend: 2-3, Backend: 1-2 (Additional staff may be added depending on project scale)

Required Qualifications & Experience:

  • Minimum 5 years of project management experience, with a preference for those with experience in EC site development.
  • Understanding of systems.
  • Strong leadership and team management skills.
  • Solid project management knowledge and experience, with comprehensive problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to communicate with clients, prepare reports, and create presentation materials.
  • Business-level proficiency in Japanese and English.
  • Ability to conduct meetings and lead teams in English.
  • Negotiation skills with enterprise clients.

Recommended Experience:

  • Bachelor's degree or higher in IT or related field.
  • Experience in Shopify project management.
  • Project management certification (e.g., PMP, PRINCE2).
  • Practical experience with Agile, Scrum, or other project management methodologies.
  • Experience with international projects, particularly managing multicultural teams.
  • Experience in budget management and resource allocation for projects.
  • Experience in building strong relationships with clients and developing long-term business partnerships.
  • Understanding and experience in digital marketing and user experience (UX).
  • Ability to facilitate communication both internally and externally in a remote environment.
  • Experience working in organizations operating ISMS certification.

Tools Used in Work:

  • Shopify Plus
  • Github
  • Slack
  • Notion
  • Google Workspace
    • Gmail
    • Google Drive
    • Google Spreadsheet
    • Google Docs
  • 1Password
  • Sharepoint (Excel and others)
  • Chrome Developer Tools
  • Miro (recommended)
  • ChatGPT (recommended)

Employment Type:

  • Full-time employee (with a 3-month probationary period)

Compensation:

  • Annual salary of 8 million yen or more (depending on skills and experience)