Human Resources Recruiter (Hedge Fund) in Tokyo

Job Title: Human Resources Recruiter (Hedge Fund) in Tokyo
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Japan
Contact Name: Satoko Kubota
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 28, 2018 16:41

Job Description

Our client, a well-known global asset management company, is looking for a Senior HR / In-house Recruiter as below.



  • Work with internal teams on hiring investment professionals
  • Actively source either via direct or utilizing recruitment vendors to source for candidates
  • Work closely with the Sector Executive Japan on the Recruitment Strategy for the Japan business (campus recruiting, job boards, networking functions, etc)
  • Responsible for managing the recruitment life-cycle
  • Manage the candidate tracking system to track applicants
  • Develop strong relationships with recruitment agencies including negotiating favorable fees and managing vendor performance


  • Primary experience as an investment professional recruiter within the Japan L/S equity strategies space (min 7 years)
  • Ability to think strategically, develop long-range business plans that will support the organization’s strategic vision.
  • Proven ability to successfully execute against multiple and aggressive business initiatives with well thought-out and timely results
  • Strong negotiating skills
  • A history of building and leveraging relationships and a reputation for collaboration
  • Hedge fund experience or meaningful exposure
  • Strong organizational acumen
  • Substantial educational background with an undergraduate degree required and an advanced degree preferred
  • Fluent in Japanese and English

Interested candidates, please send an updated CV to  and Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Thank you!