Total Rewards Director - Beverage company

東京23区 外資系企業 18,000,000¥ - 20,000,000¥ 外資系企業
  • historic company
  • flexibility around work style


Founded over 100 years ago, this multi-billion dollar, consumer goods company is at the forefront of the industry and one of the most valuable brands worldwide. With thousands of employees in Japan, this company operates in over 200 countries.


  • You will build and drive the strategic design and execution of the company's global compensation, equity, and benefits programs in line with financial goals and cultural norms.
  • You will oversee the creation and integration of policies and procedures to ensure global compliance and the achievement of equitable and competitive employee total cash and equity compensation.
  • You will oversee the company's global benefits programs including health, welfare and retirement programs, ensuring compliance and cost competitiveness.
  • You will oversee the Total Rewards agenda and meetings.
  • You will establish and measure key compensation and benefit program metrics. Regularly benchmark company programs and monitor external trends in order to proactively adjust company plans and programs to ensure market competitiveness.
  • You will build deep and trusted partnerships with senior leaders and people team leaders across Yelp.
  • You will lead annual strategic planning, in partnership with Finance, on company-wide rewards programs and budgets.
  • You will provide ongoing mentorship, training and development to the rewards team.
  • You will play a key role in the creation of materials for Compensation Committee meetings.
  • You will work with the independent consultant for the Compensation Committee, along with the head of People Operations, to drive annual recommendations for Executive Compensation, outside Director Compensation, and other analysis requested by the Committee.
  • You will develop and maintain effective communication strategies to drive employee awareness and understanding of all compensation and benefit programs.


  • You have experience of Total Rewards leadership experience at public, multinational companies.
  • You have a strong track record building, leading and mentoring a diverse and high performing team.
  • You have excellent business acumen, strong strategic planning and analytic skills.
  • You have experience working and leading cross-functionally in a high growth business environment.
  • You have the ability to develop effective relationships at all levels of the organisation and inspire trust and confidence both internally and externally.
  • You have a growth mindset, sense of curiosity and dedication to the team's success.
  • You have the ability to leverage data to make recommendations and decisions.
  • You have the ability to exercise good judgement and discretion; maintain confidentiality.
  • You have excellent verbal and written communication skills in English and Japanese as well as a strong executive presence.
  • You have strong attention to detail, organisation and the highest standards for accuracy and precision.
  • You have the ability to manage effectively with ambiguity, manage multiple projects through completion on time and on budget and to prioritise in a rapidly changing environment.


  • full medical care
  • extensive benefits
  • parental support
  • flexible work style
  • competitive compensation
  • dynamic work environment
  • work from home options
Jeff Henderson
03 6627 6055


Jeff Henderson
03 6627 6055