Community Relations Manager, Japan

Singapore, Japan

Job Reference 1240350

Location Singapore, Japan

Industry Renewables - Solar

Function Other

Job Type Permanent

Date Added March 21, 2024

Renewable Company - Community Relations Manager, Japan


As the Community Relations Manager (Community Engagement and CSR Manager), you will be responsible for managing this company’s corporate social responsibility (CSR) initiatives, planning, developing, analyzing, and implementing various community relations campaigns, marketing efforts, outreach and engagement programs that are deemed to connect communities with this company.

Overall, a Community Engagement and CSR Manager is responsible for ensuring that the company’s CSR initiatives are aligned with its goals and values, and that the company is a positive contributor to its community and the environment.


Job Responsibilities:

1. Developing and implementing CSR and engagement strategies to connect the community with this company:

  • This includes identifying target audiences, developing messaging, designing, and implementing events, and coordinating with stakeholders to ensure effective engagement.
  • The manager will design and implement CSR initiatives that align with the company’s goals and values, including environmental.

2. Building and maintaining relationships:

  • The manager will build and maintain relationships with external stakeholders, including non-profit organizations, community groups, and government agencies, to identify partnership opportunities and create collaborative projects.
  • Collaborates closely with community leaders, partners, and stakeholders to build strong relationships that foster trust and effective communication.
  • This involves identifying key influencers, attending community events, and networking with key stakeholders to build strong relationships.

3. Creating and managing programs:

  • The manager will create and manage programs that support the company’s CSR initiatives, such as volunteering programs, donation programs, and employee engagement programs.
  • Is also responsible for organizing and coordinating events that connect the community with this company.
  • This includes planning and executing events, managing event budgets, and coordinating event logistics.

4. Monitoring and reporting:

  • The manager will monitor and report on the impact of the company’s CSR initiatives and engagement programs.
  • This includes developing metrics to measure engagement, collecting and analyzing data, and presenting findings to stakeholders.
  • They will also ensure that this company is compliant with relevant regulations and guidelines.

5. Manage Communication and Outreach:

  • The manager will collaborate with internal stakeholders, such as the HR Department and Communications Team, to ensure that the company’s CSR initiatives are well-communicated to employees and integrated into the company’s culture.
  • The Community Engagement Manager is responsible for organizing outreach activities and other special events that will influence public opinion or promote products, services, or ideas of the company to ensure effective engagement with the community.
  • This includes developing and implementing communication plans, managing social media channels, and responding to community inquiries and concerns.

6. Budget management:

  • The manager will manage the budget allocated to CSR initiatives and community engagement programs and events, including developing budgets, tracking expenses, and ensuring programs are cost-efficient.

7. Advocacy:

  • The manager will represent the company in external events and advocacy campaigns related to CSR and community engagement.


Your Skills:

  • Experience with NPOs, NGOs and community development cooperatives welcome.
  • Experience developing and implementing CSR initiatives, including community outreach programs and partnerships. Highly developed negotiation skills are also desirable.
  • Knowledge of regulations and guidelines related to CSR and community engagement.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication and relationship building skills
  • Excellent interpersonal and relationship management skills with the ability to communicate effectively in a diverse work environment
  • Strong project management and budget management skill
  • Ability to travel within Japan as needed
  • Fluent Japanese and English * need to use internally and externally
  • Strong passion for renewable energy and decarbonization


Location: Japan, Tokyo

They are looking for long-term development and an environment where you can grow and flourish.

Remote work is possible (2-3 days a week at a shared office directly connected to Tokyo Station)

Salary: JPY 6,000,000-8,000,000 / Annual


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