Manager opportunities (Japan)

Position: Manager
Grade: Manager
Location: Japan
Line of service: Worldtrade Management Services (WMS)
Type of employment: Permanent - Full-time
Reference code: JP/Manager

PwC’s Worldtrade Management Services (WMS) advises clients in every industry on customs and international trade regulatory issues. The international trade environment, with its varying trade rules, regulations and compliance requirements presents an exciting and challenging career opportunity that offers great cross-border exposure.

We are currently seeking a well-qualified Manager to grow our team in Japan:

As a Manager, you will be leading teams and working closely with Senior Managers and Directors to deliver both local and regional projects, and to maintain and grow our client and intra-firm relationships.

Roles and responsibilities:

  • Executing and delivering a wide range of projects in conjunction with other WMS teams around the region and with the PwC Tax, Assurance and Advisory practices in Japan.
  • Client projects require knowledge of customs valuation & classification, Free Trade Agreements, import / export compliance, Japan-specific procedures and protocols and trade strategy development. Candidates will also be expected to identify potential opportunities to improve trade efficiency and savings as well as improvements in compliance.
  • Candidates will be expected to assume a proactive role in planning and executing practice improvements, business development, and other initiatives to develop and create opportunities for the WMS business.


  • Candidates should have at least 6 years of customs and trade professional experience in consulting or in industry.
  • Ability to work effectively in a fast paced changing environment
  • Bilingual language ability in written and spoken Japanese and English
  • A desire to pursue a career in the field of customs and international trade
  • Some traveling may be required.

Interested and qualified applicants with the relevant experience, please write in with your updated resume inclusive of information on your current and expected salary and earliest available date to

Please indicate the reference code of position applied for. We regret that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

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