Our Expertise Financial Services Finance and Accounting IT Services Life Sciences Industrial Consumer Goods

Our Expertise

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Financial Services
Finance and Accounting
IT Services
Healthcare
Industrial
Consumer Goods

We are working for you before you even knock on our door

Whether your company is large, small, young or old, if you’re looking to fill a management position, you will want to do it as quickly, as efficiently and as painlessly as possible. And you will want to do it with a specialist in human capital that has a broad regional footprint and an in-depth, up-to-date knowledge of the relevant industry sectors.

At Slate, we know how.

We will tune in to your needs and focus directly on how to deliver the results you need. We can do this because of our methodologies and our processes. We pride ourselves on being able to say that we are working for you before you even knock on our door so that we can hit the ground running.

Our experienced Practice Group Leaders have the expertise to be able to quickly identify and deliver the kind of professional you are looking for; we don’t just call people up and ask them if they want a job. We have top-line professionals with solid industry insight to consult with candidates, explore their options, help map out career paths and nurture the people they work with. We then introduce them where we think they will achieve the greatest success. Success for them means success for you and success for us.

We pride ourselves on providing a supreme level of service

The Slate finance team is comprised of highly trained consultants seeking to extend their boundaries in order to fully understand the challenges facing professionals from the financial world so they can maximize their ability to advise clients in an increasingly sophisticated environment.

The Slate financial services team is able to work with a diverse range of businesses’ from small startup firms trying to enter the Japan market to well established enterprises’ and recognizes the changing needs of companies in today’s fast-paced global business environment.

The Slate financial services team is able to work with a diverse range of businesses’ from small startup firms trying to enter the Japan market to well established enterprises’ and recognizes the changing needs of companies in today’s fast-paced global business environment.

We pride ourselves on providing a supreme level of service to our clients include tier one Asset Managers, Investment Banks, Life Insurance companies, and top-notch Private Equity Funds. The Finance team has focused on forging strong relationships with the very best firms and people within the finance industry and we have successfully filled roles from analyst to MD level within our areas of expertise, including; Coverage/M&A/DCM/ECM/, Private Equity, Asset Management, Hedge Funds, Insurance, Commercial Banking, Back/Middle Office including compliance.

We deliver because we understand

Slate is known for its track record of working with multinational companies to determine the appropriate scope of skills and experience to expertly fill finance and accounting roles in a timely manner.

As one of Tokyo’s leading placement firms for the finance and accounting profession, we deliver on-spec candidates from CFO to Accountant level. We deliver because we understand.

Our team is comprised of a highly experienced group of IT recruiters

Slate’s IT Practice group combines a proven track record of superior performance, and quality-focused approach to search assignments through reaching a deep understanding of needs of clients and candidates.

We have successfully fulfilled mid-career to executive level searches within multinational software/hardware/telecommunications vendors, IT strategy and consulting firms, as well as for internal IT functions within banking & insurance, consumer products, healthcare, manufacturing and hi-tech industries.

Our team is comprised of energetic and highly experienced group of IT Recruiters who attract and place professionals in capacities that include Country Managers, CIO, IT Directors/Managers, Sales & Marketing Executives, Technology and Support Specialists.

Slate’s highly regarded Healthcare Team

The Healthcare sectors are in constant transition due to globalization, new competition, and rampant merger and acquisition activity. As a result, Healthcare companies are continuously preparing for constant regulatory shifts and competitive pressures that require them to identify the best talent in the market.

At Slate we have a strong record of success in Japan in orienting this landscape and monitor developments in the these fields very closely and understand that, with so much change, a new set of criteria and qualifications are required of mid management to executive leadership to traverse the ever changing landscape. Our access to the industry’s most experienced leaders enables us to provide you with those top candidates qualified to meet your specific challenge.

Our consultants have successful track record in identifying and placing top talent for key positions in R&D and Commercial within Pharmaceutical, Medical Devices and Life Science Industries. We focus on developing strategic partnerships with our Clients, and offer a mixture of domain and functional expertise on contingent and retained services depending on the Clients’ unique needs.

10 years of successful placements founded on ‘partnering’ with clients and candidates

A team that invests time to understand the details about client needs and candidate career aspirations.

The Industrial team specializes primarily in automotive, industrial machinery, chemical and semiconductor. Other industries covered include aerospace, engineering services and energy.

We work with bilingual candidates who have functional experience in engineering (HW, SW, Systems, Mechanical), sales and account management, project management, or quality. Level of seniority is mid to senior management in addition to executive level including Representative Director, Country Manager and General Manager.

Our clients are globally recognized large, medium and small sized companies operating in Japan, which are well established or starting up business. We understand the different human capital needs as determined by the size and stage of company growth.

From our office in Tokyo we work on search assignments which are located throughout Japan.

Our extensive client base spans the top multinational firms and market leaders

The Consumer Practice team at Slate Consulting specializes in providing clients with distinctive and accomplished candidates across a broad spectrum of industries, including: fashion and apparel; luxury goods and jewelry; food and beverage; personal care and cosmetics; sports and lifestyles; and entertainment and media.

Our extensive client base spans the top multinational firms and market leaders in Japan and the region, while the areas of recruitment covered include: sales; retail and wholesale; merchandising; PR and communications; marketing; brand management; media planning; strategic planning; consumer manufacturing; research and development; and SCM and logistics.