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2017 Top Jobs in Japan Week 52

You can apply directly to these companies by creating a profile on GaijinPot Jobs.


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.

International After School Teacher (Yokohama, Kanagawa)

  • English: Native level
  • Must currently reside in Japan
  • ¥290,000 ~ ¥350,000 / Month
  • Native level English
  • Valid visa for working in Japan
  • Visa sponsorship available

Spike and Ai English is a new school (opened Apr. 1, 2014) located in Yokohama, just one-minute walk from Mitsukyo station on the Sotetsu line. It is looking for energetic, experienced, native-level English teachers to work with children in its after-school program. You must have at least a bachelor degree.



Hair Model (Osaka)

  • Japanese: Basic
  • Must currently reside in Japan
  • ¥10,000 / Project

Hair salon Milbon is developing a new range of products specifically designed for non-Asian hair. They are looking for foreign women to test hair coloring treatments. You will decide which color you want to go for. Conditions: You must have dyed your hair at least once in the past. Colored hair and grey/white hair are acceptable. Compensation of ¥10,000 per project including transportation.


Computer System Validation Consultant (Osaka)

  • Japanese: Fluent
  • English: Fluent
  • 2+ years of Computer System Validation experience or any validation experience required
  • Past experience writing, reviewing and executing computer validation documentation

PQE, a leading service provider company specialized in the pharmaceutical and medical device field, is looking for a CSV consultant to join their team in Osaka. You must have at least 2 years of CSV experience or any validation experience required.


Elementary Classroom Teacher (Numazu, Shizuoka)

  • English: Native level
  • ¥3.9M ~ ¥6.0M / Year
  • Must have elementary teacher certification from an English speaking country
  • Must have graduated from a university where English is a first language (Australia, Canada, New Zealand, UK, USA, etc.)
  • Must have at least two years elementary teaching experience as an elementary homeroom teacher
  • Visa sponsorship available
Katoh Gakuen is looking for teachers to be part of their English immersion program in their school in Numazu, Shizuoka, only one hour by train from Tokyo. You must have elementary teacher certification from an English speaking country and several years of elementary school teaching experience as a homeroom teacher. Experience in TESOL would be a plus.



Hotel Service Staff (Kyoto)

  • Japanese: Business level (JLPT N2)
  • English: Conversational
  • ¥170,000 / Month
  • Must currently reside in Japan
  • Must possess valid working visa in Japan

Integrate Hotels in Kyoto is looking for bilingual service staff starting February 2018. Your duties will include check-in/check-out management and accommodation reservations, but also, serving drinks and snacks at the counter, cashier duties, etc. Experience in working in the hospitality industry would be preferred but not mandatory.



Specialist in Law and Client Relationship Management (Shinjuku, Tokyo)

  • English: Fluent
  • Japanese: Conversational
  • University degree
  • Be willing and motivated to go on business trips outside of Japan
  • Visa sponsorship available

Sonoda & Kobayashi is looking for a motivated professional willing to contribute to the internationalization and business development process of a dynamic Japanese intellectual property law firm. Your main duties will be to manage existing client relations and develop business opportunities. French, German, Spanish, Portuguese, Swedish, Danish, or Dutch ability is a plus.


Embedded Software Engineer or iOS/Android Developer (Yokohama, Kanagawa)

  • English: Fluent
  • Japanese: Basic
  • 3 years experience in developing Software on Embedded Linux or Android/iOS
  • Visa sponsorship available
  • ¥4.0M ~ ¥6.0M / Year
  • Overseas application ok

Tranzas, a company that develops and markets Set Top Box and other IoT device, is offering an Embedded Software Engineer or iOS/Android Developer position to grab in Yokohama, Kanagawa. You must have at least 3 years experience in developing Software on Embedded Linux, Android OS or Android/iOS application.


Translators, Copywriters and Proofreaders (Tokyo)

  • English, French, Italian, German, Spanish, Chinese or Korean: Native level
  • Must currently reside in Japan

CROCO’s current services are targeted toward the Japanese market with “Shinobi Writing”, our digital marketing content writing service, and “Shinobi Finder” and “Kagemusha”, which are tools designed to protect against plagiarism. They are looking for experienced native translators, copywriters and proofreaders to work in-house and remotely to localize, proofread and write various contents including marketing contents, articles, social media posts and other material for various industries and companies.



Customer Support Assistant (Nagoya, Aichi)

  • English: Fluent
  • Japanese: Business level
  • ¥258,700 / Month
  • Visa sponsorship available

InsideJapan Tours is looking for the third member of their customer support assistant in their office in Nagoya. You will be working, under the customer support manager, with travel consultants from our offices in the UK, USA, Australia and Nagoya to provide excellent customer support to our customers traveling in Japan.



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