HR Business Partner, Sr.

Human Resources Tokyo, Tokyo


Automation Anywhere is a global leader in Robotic Process Automation (RPA), empowering customers to automate business processes with intelligent software bots – AI-powered, digital workers that perform repetitive and manual tasks, resulting in dramatic productivity gains, optimized customer experience, and more engaged employees. The company offers the world's only cloud-native, web-based intelligent automation platform combining RPA, artificial intelligence, machine learning and analytics. Automation Anywhere has deployed nearly 3 million bots to support some of the world's largest enterprises across all industries in more than 90 countries. For more information about our portfolio, please visit us at

Automation Anywhere is looking for a HRBP to inspire creativity in talent management, to enhance employee success, develop leadership behaviors and to make a positive impact at all levels in Japan.  This HRBP is responsible to provide counseling / professional advice and HR service / support to our Japan Team (and possible the Korea team with those with Korean language skills). This role will lead and/or participate in the design and implementation of HR processes, practices, programs and initiatives that contribute to organizational success.


  • Be a trusted advisor to employees, managers and all levels of leaders
  • Lead and/or participate in organization design and talent strategy planning and discussions with business leader(s)
  • Works with leaders to efficiently and effectively execute all annual HR processes. These processes include Organization Design, Talent Development, Succession Planning, Performance Management, Learning and Development, as well as Compensation Planning.
  • Provide recommendation to leaders on organizational structure, roles & responsibilities, staffing levels and matrix management, etc.
  • Develops & execute team development strategies to improve team performance and Employee Success.
  • Conduct coaching on various topics such as communications, performance management, employee relations, career growth, new management orientation and team performance
  • Provide guidance to clients to objectively assess and bring to resolution employee relations issues, claims and charges.
  • Provide recommendations and input on decisions that involve unsatisfactory performance and/or policy violations
  • Work with leaders during Annual Compensation Planning cycle to ensure alignment of total rewards to performance, and that rewards are used as organizational levers.
  • Participate and/or take lead in the design and delivery on HR initiatives and programs.
  • Partner with staffing, finance and managers to ensure workforce planning is on track, and that new hires are successfully integrating into their roles

Specialized Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

  • Strong analytical skill with customer service orientation mindset.
  • Effective planning, time management, prioritization, and organizational skills.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills, to include the ability to deal effectively with all levels of employees and management
  • Strong facilitation and presentation skills
  • Ability to multi-task and manage competing priorities under pressure and within restricted timeframes
  • Ability to maximize relationships, build trust, communicate effectively is required to analyze HR issues and provide information, direction and advice as described
  • Solid technical knowledge of human resources and its role within the business
  • Ability to handle and maintain a high level of confidentiality and common sense regarding sensitive employee information is necessary
  • Willingness to be hands-on. Likes to work hard and have fun as well. Sense of humor required.
  • Excellent oral/written communication in English and Japanese;  Korean is a plus.
  • Effective capabilities with Excel and PowerPoint

Education/Years of Experience:

  • Minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in Human Resources, Business Administration, Management or relevant subject
  • 5 to 8 years of cumulative HR experience
  • preferably 2+ years as HRBP supporting a sales organization within enterprise software, IT or other high-tech companies
  • Prefer to have APAC HR operations experience
  • Relocation will NOT be considered; must currently live in Japan 

Why Automation Anywhere? 

At our company each person brings their unique talents to work as a team and make a difference. 

As the leader in Robotic Process Automation (RPA), we provide a very compelling product where our teams are breaking new ground every day and given an environment to grow their skills and have fun along the way.  Our technology is the game changer, and our people give us the edge to better our world and go be great! 

Automation Anywhere is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, genetic information, age, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected basis. 

All unsolicited resumes submitted to any email address, whether submitted by an individual or by an agency, will not be eligible for an agency fee.