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Project Manager
Nagoya, Aichi, Japan
Nagoya, Aichi, Japan
Full time
10 Sep 2019
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We are Merlin Magic Making and we are part of the magical Merlin Entertainments!

When it comes to creativity and innovation Merlin Magic Making, part of Merlin Entertainments plc, is at the heart of delivering truly awesome creations.

We attract talent who are responsible for scanning the globe for new sites and opportunities; coming up with truly imaginative ideas and concepts; creating fantastic new rides or building LEGO model creations and let’s not forget our project delivery team who make all of this happen along with our critical support functions. No one day or role is the same!

About the role
We are currently recruiting for a Project Manager based at our LEGOLAND Japan resort.
In this exciting role you will take our MMM Creative teams fantastic ideas and turn them into reality! The MMM Creative team are the masterminds behind the innovative attraction ideas for LEGOLAND Japan and as the Project Manager you’ll be responsible for delivering multiple projects that will have a real impact on the growth of the entire Merlin business.

As well as giving your support to internal and external Project Management teams, you’ll also be responsible for making sure projects are completed on time, to budget and to the highest possible quality. This will mean talking to a wide variety of internal and external people, including builders, suppliers, creatives and marketing, and being able to hold your ground. No project will go ahead without you having investigated its feasibility, cost, safety and planning – it’ll be your job to assess the potential risk.

Whatever the particulars, your considerable organisational experience and unquestioned ability to influence will make sure every project you’re involved in runs like clockwork.

This is an exciting role for someone looking to join a totally unique company. We are a fast paced business and therefore looking for team members to be adaptable by nature with the ability to challenge the status quo.

We are looking for the following skills and experience:
• A proven and experienced Project Manager.
• Extensive experience in creating and managing timelines, budgets and construction quality for new project developments.
• Technical experience, ideally Civil Engineering, Construction Management, Architecture or similar.
• Excellent influencing and stakeholder management skills with the ability to build strong relationships at all levels both internally and externally.
• Proactive in ensuring deliverables are met on time, risks are identified and mitigated, and issues are managed and resolved.
• A good command of the English language is essential.
• Have a positive attitude and a love of FUN!

The Benefits
Great people, great perks! Alongside a fun and collaborative environment, with a competitive salary, you can enjoy our amazing benefits package, including a discretionary company bonus and of course a Merlin Magic Pass, which entitles you and your family and friends free admission to all our attractions worldwide.
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