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Office Supervisor

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Location: Japan
Salary: Negotiable
Job Type: Permanent
Specialization: Office Support & Administration, Pharmaceutical & Medical Device
Reference: BBBH43648_1679298323

The company is a global clinical research company with a few decades of history, employing more than 5,000 people across more than 40 countries.
They have been recognized by Forbes as one of US's Best Mid-size Companies in 2021 and 2022.
As a work place they provide a great work life balance and flexible work hours.
Role overview
This role will supervise the facilities team to plan and implement the Administration, Operations & Maintenance programs and improvement works for 2 offices in Japan (Tokyo and Osaka), systems, and equipment in accordance with the established policies and standards.
Will report to the Regional Facilities Manager who located in Singapore.


  • Responsible for the management of service providers & vendors for Tokyo (Primary location) and Osaka office spaces in Japan
  • Responsible for appropriate documentation and use within their existing Facilities Asset Management/Work Order System, and provides input for continuous improvement of the system and use
  • Works closely with Facilities Management on project coordination for space changes remodels, and expansions as assigned
  • Inspects and ensures both office spaces meet expectations for cleanliness, appearance and organization based on existing workplace standards
  • Works with office administration staff and other leadership to follow up on concerns and address issues in a timely manner
  • Line management of office administrative staff in both Japan locations, provides coaching and development of staff
  • Ensures that financial administration of processing incoming invoices is completed in a timely manner and office expenditures, providing detailed information and processing payments accordingly
  • May be responsible for other projects, administrative support, and responsibilities as assigned


  • Native Japanese and Excellent English verbal and written communication skills in dealing with stakeholders from diverse backgrounds
  • Bachelor's Degree
  • At least 5 years of Office Management or General Affairs experience
  • People management experience
  • Able to handle manual duties and perform regular facilities inspections
  • Pro-active, independent, able to work with minimal supervision and perform under pressure
  • Knowledge and experience in computer systems, including Microsoft Windows and Office operating systems
  • Willing to travel to Osaka from time to time (Approximately once a month or less)

* This is an office based role

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