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2017 Top Jobs in Japan Week 40

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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.

Fighters, Performers & Entertainers (Tokyo)

  • Must currently reside in Japan
  • Commissioned based salary
  • No Japanese level required
  • No English level required

The Tokyo Fight Club Bar will host live fights, dancers, magicians and other performers. The first rule of the Tokyo Fight Club: You must currently reside in Japan. The second rule of the Tokyo Fight Club: You are an amateur or hobbyist fighter, a professional or semi-professional performer, dancer, magician, comedian, etc. Third rule of Tokyo Fight Club: No Japanese level required.



Otome Game Associate Producer (Tokyo)

  • English: Native level
  • Japanese: Business level
  • Must have a Bachelor degree
  • Visa sponsorship available

You will be placed in a robust team of game creators as we build an exciting brand new otome game, a romantic story based mostly for women. Your main responsibility will be to orchestrate workflow across all elements of the project — content, art, engineering, scripting, localization and design. Proficiency in a third language, as well as Photoshop skills, would be a plus.


Japanese Teacher (Tokyo)

  • Japanese: Fluent
  • Must currently reside in Japan

Who said you can’t have a Japanese-language teaching job in Japan as a foreigner? Global Indian International School is looking for a Japanese teacher for their kindergarten and elementary classes. A teaching simulation will be part of the interview process. You must have Japanese-language relevant qualifications. Duties will include preparing, planning and possibly creating homework and correcting student work, test preparation and correction, English translation, participation in events as deemed necessary.


Account Manager (Osaka)

  • Japanese: Business level
  • ¥250,000 ~ ¥280,000 / Month
  • Currently Living in the Kansai area
  • JLPT Level 2 or higher Japanese ability

Looking for something new and challenging? A career both creative and financially rewarding? Idea, an exhibition and event management company based in Osaka, has an opening for an entry-level account manager to grab immediately.



Video Game Localization Testers (Asakusa or Shinjuku, Tokyo)

  • Japanese: Conversational
  • Must currently reside in Japan
  • ¥1,200 / Hour
  • Bilingual, but is a native in English, French, German, Italian or Spanish

Why not make your gaming habits a paid position? Digital Hearts is recruiting those with a passion for the video game industry for a localization tester position. You will be responsible for testing smartphone/arcade/console games in your native language and report any linguistic issues.



1-to-1 English Instructor (All Japan)

  • 40-minute lesson rates from ¥1500 ~ ¥2200
  • Fukuoka, Osaka, Nagoya, Tokyo
  • English: Native
  • Visa sponsorship available

Join Gaba and choose your own schedule each month. Teach adult clients in a professional environment in the major cities of Japan. Make the most of your Japan experience whether it is a working holiday or a long-term commitment.


Cloud Security Engineer (Tokyo)

  • English: Native level
  • Japanese: Business level
  • At least 2 years working experience in IT security.

As a cloud security engineer, you will be involved in building and maintaining IT security solutions for client organizations. Qualified candidates should have two or more years working experience in IT security. Japanese language skills are preferred.


Recruitment Consultant (Azabu-Juban, Tokyo)

  • English: Native level
  • ¥6.0M ~ ¥10.0M / Year
  • University Degree
  • Sales Experience

I Search Worldwide, a recruiting company for international candidates, is looking for an energetic, team-oriented recruiting consultant or associate consultant. No previous recruiting experience is necessary as training is provided for the right candidate. Must currently reside in Japan.



Personal Assistant/Secretary (Kanda, Tokyo)

  • English: Business level
  • Japanese: Native level
  • Must currently reside in Japan
  • ¥300,000 ~ ¥500,000 / Month

Millesimes, Japan’s leading importer of fine wines, is seeking a bilingual secretary/executive assistant to work with the president of the company. Duties include scheduling, performing research, translation and other administrative activities as needed.



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