2017 Top Jobs in Japan Week 33

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Check back each week as we look through the database of jobs in Japan that have been posted to GaijinPot and pick the ones we think are most interesting. You can apply directly to these companies by creating a profile on GaijinPot Jobs.

Sales Account Executive (Kyoto)

  • English: Business level
  • Japanese: Business level
  • ¥3.0M ~ ¥4.5M / Year
  • Visa sponsorship
  • Domestic and international business travel

Have you excelled while working at international schools or in the publishing industry? Booksmart, a publishing company located in Kyoto, is looking for a sales account executive to help promote textbooks, online resources and other bilingual materials. Domestic or international business trips are to be expected. Visa sponsorship available. Must currently reside in Japan.



Spa Resort Staff (Kanagawa)

  • English: Conversational
  • Japanese: Conversational
  • ¥930 / Hour
  • Must currently reside in Japan

Need a relaxing work environment? Spa resort staff are wanted in the beautiful island of Enoshima, just next to Kamakura. Positions range from reception staff, poolside staff, restaurant/cafe staff and sales and planning staff. Enjoy employee-exclusive discounts for pools, hot spring, restaurants and many other facilities. Conversational Japanese and English are required.


Domestic Sales (Osaka)

  • Japanese: Fluent (JLPT N1 or equivalent)
  • Driver’s License (before joining company)
  • ¥205,500 ~ ¥215,500 / Month
  • Bachelor’s Degree (specific major not required)
  • VISA sponsorship available

Arkray, a medical device and equipment company, is looking for a domestic sales person responsible for conducting sales activities. Your duties will include making propositions, offers and visit clients, mainly hospitals, clinics or testing centers, helping them solve their issues. A driver’s license is mandatory.


Interpretor/Translator (Fukuoka)

  • Japanese: Conversational (JLPT N3)
  • Languages: Spanish, Vietnamese or Thai
  • Must have two-year college degree or above
  • From ¥241,850 / Month
  • Preferably have working experience in a Japanese company

Native speakers of Spanish, Thai or Vietnamese are needed in Fukuoka to be the link between Japanese and foreign employees, and to provide support to foreign staff for a smooth life in Japan. Moving costs are fully covered as well as 70 percent of your housing rent. VISA sponsorship available. Must have a valid working VISA.



Market Researcher (Yamanashi)

  • Vietnamese or Korean: Business level or above
  • Japanese and English (above Business level) required to communicate with other staff members
  • ¥250,000 ~ ¥500,000 / Month
  • Visa sponsorship available

Talented individuals with a good command of the Vietnamese or Korean language to join Industrial Info Resources Asia team to help research and analyze various industrial markets in Vietnam and South Korea. Duties will include phone interviews, research report creation and be working with team members throughout the world. Great opportunity for international travel.



Native English Instructor (Musashino, Tokyo)

  • English: Native level
  • Must have a Bachelor’s Degree or higher
  • Must have at least 1 year of ESL teaching experience
  • ¥280,000 ~ ¥360,000 / Month

Are you professional and hard working? TCH English School is hiring English teacher to start in August or September. Small groups and private lessons to both children and adults will be part of your duty. Attractive salary from ¥280,000 per month. VISA sponsorship available. Must currently reside in Japan


Extras for Opera (Tokyo)

  • English: Conversational
  • Must currently reside in Japan
  • Those who are able to participate a role throughout the performance
  • ¥3,000 ~ ¥5,000 / Day

A unique opportunity to take part in an Opera in Japan. The Japan Performing Arts Foundation is seeking several extras during the Bayerishe Staatsoper Japan Tour 2017. No dance skills required depending on your role. Conversational English required.


Weekend-Only English Instructor (Ginza, Tokyo)

  • English: Native level
  • Must currently reside in Japan
  • A minimum of 2 years teaching experience, preferably in Japan
  • A high level of professionalism and maturity
  • ¥20,000 ~ ¥25,000 / Day

Rosetta Stone Learning Centers are seeking top quality instructors to teach premium students at weekends in our new Ginza-Six location in Ginza. The ideal candidate will have teaching experience to adults, preferably in Japan. Visa sponsorship available.



Bakery Shop Staff (Shibuya, Tokyo)

  • Japanese: Conversational
  • ¥200,000 ~ ¥300,000 / Month
  • Must currently reside in Japan
  • Valid working visa

One of the famous French patissier Dominique Ansel Bakery located in Shibuya is hiring shop staff. Enjoy working in a mouthwatering environment either as an assistant manager, a service staff or a chief steward. Benefits include meals, uniform rental, employee discount system, social insurance and periodic health examination.



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