Managing Director, Industry Research Department, Asia Office
Our Industry Research Department, Asia Office (IRD), reports to our Tokyo Head Office and is responsible for providing industry and market research in Southeast Asia, India and Oceania.
This research is specifically for the origination and promotion of business strategies (e.g. Business Alliance, Merger & Acquisition) to our customers, who are predominantly Japanese.
The Division works closely with our Tokyo Head Office and the regional Relationship Managers to identify our customers’ needs and issues conduct research activities and provide advisory services to those customers.
We are now seeking a Managing Director to manage the team.
Your responsibility is to manage the team with key roles & responsibilities include :
Conducting industry and market research in the Southeast Asia, India and Oceania regions
Developing and presenting business and market entry strategies
Conducting research on areas such as business alliances, joint ventures and M&A according to client’s requirements
Providing fee-based advisory services for predominantly Japanese customers, including market structure and participant research
Providing and sharing industry knowledge internally within the Mizuho group as well as writing and publishing external reports.
What you should have :
Experience in organizational management
A Master’s Degree and at least 10 years of relevant work experience as a research analyst or consultant
Experience in advisory work with regards to M&A or joint venture is advantageous
Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications, including Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
Strong interpersonal and business writing skills are attributes that will help the candidate perform successfully in this role
Business-level proficiency in both English and Japanese as the incumbent is expected to read & understand documents as well as respond & communicate in these two languages.
Experience working in Japanese corporate banking environment is advantageous.
Strong understanding and affiliation to Japanese financial industry with relevant network.