Business Consultant

Full-Time | Minato-ku, Tokyo, JP | Consulting

About the job

What the job is about

Are you looking for a challenging and dynamic work environment where you can develop your full potential?

  • Analyze client requirements and translate them into a configuration solution. Make functional analysis for gaps concerning interfaces, reporting, and map the needed data.

  • Determine the most efficient, effective, and user-friendly implementation solution for the customer's defined needs.

  • Determine the budget for the configuration, migration, and reporting.

  • Configure the functional solution and/or manage the configuration. You will assist data migrations and develop reporting tools.

  • Manage all technical aspects of the system such as batches, security, provide test cases and analyze test results, technical support (SQL), etc…

  • As a Consultant you will also support and be involved in pre-sales and commercial activities.

Your skills and interests

  • Have a university degree (or equivalent), preferably in finance, accounting, economics, IT or engineering.

  • Have several years of relevant experience with software implementation projects. Experience with data migration, ETL tools and/or reporting tools (Crystal reports, Business Objects…) are a plus.

  • Have a strong interest in technological innovations. A basic knowledge of business processes (financial and administrative processes) is a plus.

  • Have a creative, but critical attitude and an analytical mind; you have the ability to understand needs and to clearly translate them into solutions.

  • Care about the quality of your work.

  • Are a motivated team player, who is willing to take initiative and take responsibility.

  • Are willing to travel in Japan and, occasionally, overseas.

  • You will be working in Tokyo, but support clients all over Japan as well as in other countries across APAC.

  • You currently reside in Japan and have a valid working permit.

  • You speak Japanese and English fluently. Knowledge of other languages is a plus.

What we offer

  • A challenging job in a growing, international high-tech company.

  • A diverse and inclusive working environment in central Tokyo with work-from-home options.

  • Lots of opportunities to extend your expertise or broaden your scope.

  • An exciting career with excellent growth opportunities and the possibility to develop your full potential, by providing training and coaching.

  • An attractive remuneration package in line with your knowledge and experience.

Please submit your CV in English.

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