MasterCard Business Leader, Product Sales, Commercial Payment Solutions in Tokyo, Japan

Who is MasterCard?

We are the global technology company behind the world€™s fastest payments processing network. We are a vehicle for commerce, a connection to financial systems for the previously excluded, a technology innovation lab, and the home of Priceless ®. We ensure every employee has the opportunity to be a part of something bigger and to change lives. We believe as our company grows, so should you. We believe in connecting everyone to endless, priceless possibilities.

Job Title

Business Leader, Product Sales, Commercial Payment Solutions


The Japan market is one of the key global markets for MasterCard with great opportunities.

Develop business with our Customer Banks in Japan. Areas of responsibility will cover the following commercial segments: (a) Small, Medium Enterprises (Individual liability); (b) Large Corporate and Multinational Clients; (c) Frequent Business Travelers; (d)Online B2B segment

Do you like working with people who possess diverse skills and high creativity?

Are you motivated to be a part of driving a world beyond cash?

Are you a strong individual contributor who can also be part of a high performance team?


Within MasterCard, the resource will be charged with positively impacting the Japan P&L by focusing the efforts of all organization-wide resources dedicated to achieving priorities within Commercial Products for Japan.

Identification of key revenue generating opportunities that will significantly increase MasterCard market share in the Japan Commercial Payments market

Ability to analyze the current product portfolio of the corporate client and enable the best fit for MasterCard Commercial Products portfolio.

Improving the traction of MasterCard programs as it relates to traditional card and non-card solutions , inclusive of credit, debit , prepaid as well as non-card solutions such as e-procurement and virtual travel accounts, pursuing new business areas that accelerate the displacement of checks and cash

Development of summary Business requirements, communication with Commercial product development and management of pipeline projects to ensure the delivery of solutions to corporate clients

Create & partner high-level, interactive business conversations with key decision-makers, inclusive of Issuing Banks leading to their Commercial clients, regarding new sales opportunities that require an understanding of information technology and financial management processes

The position also requires the strong generation of sales leads with the end client on behalf of Issuing Banks.

Lead the Commercial Product strategy plan according to objectives set by Commercial Product management for Japan

Establish quantifiable competitive positions for MasterCard communicating and consulting with prospects regarding new and existing products

proactively identify the challenges to MasterCard's growth and develop/propose solutions that establish mutual benefit for all parties.

Communicate, consult and present to senior management on all phases of the business development effort

Ability to close new business in a highly competitive consultative selling environment

All About You

Thorough knowledge of payments industry, strong knowledge of Commercial Payments Products and the Japan cards market

Strong negotiation skills in win-win product and service agreements

Strong sales skills, including navigating past gatekeepers, creating interest at all levels of the prospect organization, and developing strategic business solutions

Strong communication and presentation skills

Ability to process information and incorporate feedback into an interactive business conversation

Strong project management skills

Ability to work in a matrix environment

Strong interpersonal skills, with the ability to be effective with diverse internal and external audiences

Solutions oriented and delivers superior results

An initiator in both independent thinking and establishing relationships

Equal Opportunity Employer
Requisition ID: R-40194