Government Affairs Manager/Assistant Manage/Specialist , Japan

01 May, 2020


Government Affairs Manager/Assistant Manage/Specialist , Japan

Tokyo, Japan

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Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Implement Company political communications, with the help of external advisors where appropriate; arranging meetings, determining appropriate Group representation and providing briefing.
  • Identify and predict the key issues likely to affect Company Japan business to explore new opportunities or anticipate potential threats.
  • Monitor the policy makers (Parliament, MHLW, PMDA, NIH, Chuikyo, prefectural government, etc.) and the major industry trade bodies
  • Provide tailored information and advice to internal customers on external developments as appropriate; provide briefings and support to senior managers attending meetings with policy makers and other event in Tokyo.
  • Develop and maintain own network of high level political and representative group contacts. Outreach to and build trusting partnership with patient, medical professional and other third party stakeholders
  • Leverage support from US governments, NGOs and other agencies.
  • Develop briefing documents that highlight policy issues around each clinical area of concern to ensure consistent approved messaging when engaging with any external stakeholders;
  • Communicate regularly and update the MJC Senior management of Govt Affairs to share and align activities;
  • Implement clinical studies related Masimo products
  • Collect market information and find KOL for new developing products
  • Support Patient Safety Movement Foundation activities in Japan
  • Support Marketing Team to develop strategy
  • Support PR activities


  • A degree level education or equivalent;
  • Experience in med device or Clinical experience
  • Experience in government or public affairs desirable
  • Highly-developed communication and presentation skills in Japanese and English
  • Thorough understanding of country Medical device industry and competitor products

Skill -Strategic Thinking and Competitive Intelligence

  • Strategy Planning and Implementation
  • Spo2 Environment Understanding
  • Business Acumen

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Job posted: 2020-05-01