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2018 Top Jobs in Japan Week 20

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

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If you’re looking to work in Japan, check back here 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.


Translator, Proofreader and Localizer (Suginami, Tokyo)

  • English: Native level
  • Japanese: Business level
  • ¥220,000 ~ ¥310,000 / Month
  • Must currently reside in Japan
  • Visa sponsorship available

Okko is looking for a native English speaker to help them translate and promote their “otome” game. Duties  include translation and proofreading from Japanese to English, app game planning and adjustment scheduling, SNS promotion and customer support. A certification in Japanese would be preferred. Benefits include transportation allowance, social and health insurance and working in an international and relaxed team.

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English Instructor/Teacher (All over Japan)

  • English: Native level or similar
  • University degree required for visa sponsorship
  • Overseas applications wanted!
  • Attractive salaries

Jobs available for teaching English in Japan! View a variety of GaijinPot’s top English teaching jobs on offer this week. Applications from overseas job seekers are definitely encouraged.

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Otaku Game Translator (Chiyoda, Tokyo)

  • English: Native level
  • Japanese: Fluent
  • ¥224,000 ~ ¥252,000 / Month
  • Must currently reside in Japan
  • Must have a valid working visa

Eisys is looking for a native English translator to help with the translation of the website DLsite.com (doujin games, manga, animation, etc.) and to do some customer support in English. Ideally, you have experience in creative translation such as manga or games (paid or volunteer). Benefits include overtime paid by the minute, discounted ¥50 to ¥80 vending machine and a convenient company canteen with items from ¥100.

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Regional Manager (Shibuya, Tokyo)

  • English: Fluent level
  • Time management and multi-tasking skills
  • Passionate about customer service and building strong relationships
  • Strong organizational skills & follow up
  • Highly competent in Microsoft Office (especially Word & Excel)
Coastal Pacific is looking for a regional manager to oversee three business lines that include deli-bakery-sushi retail operations and food service accounts on U.S. military bases throughout Japan. Your responsibilities would involve overseeing 90+ staff who are running the retail operations and providing customer service to Coastal Pacific’s food service accounts. Knowledge of military food procurement/supply and related regulations are preferred but not required.

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Camp Staff (Niigata)

  • English: Conversational
  • Japanese: From Conversational
  • ¥10,000 / Day
  • Experience teaching kids is preferred
  • Different levels of Japanese are required for different positions

English Adventure, Japan’s leader in English-language outdoor programs, is hiring staff for its summer and autumn camps. Hard-working, fun,and energetic English-speaking staff of any nationality are welcome to apply right now! Multiple positions available depending on your Japanese level.

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Mobile Gaming Web Designer (Shinagawa, Tokyo)

  • English: Native level
  • Must currently reside in Japan
  • Visa sponsorship available

ZigZaGame is looking for a web designer for its marketing team responsible for web- and mobile-based designs (internal/external websites, preregistration websites for upcoming game releases, game forums and social media platforms). Marketing experience and Japanese-language skills a bonus, but not a requirement. You must have clear, efficient and high-quality web code and familiarity with HTML5, CSS and JavaScript.

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Bilingual Sightseeing Taxi Driver (Tokyo)

  • Japanese: Business level
  • English: Business level
  • Must currently reside in Japan
  • ¥4.0M / Year
  • Driver’s license acquired over 3 years ago
  • Visa sponsorship available

The iconic taxi company Hinomaru is hiring bilingual drivers. Your main duty will be driving from Haneda or Narita to Tokyo and driving morning commuters inside Tokyo. Night shift also available. Benefits include a paid training period,

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Fitness Attendant (Minato, Tokyo)

  • Japanese: Fluent
  • English: Business level
  • ¥1,150 ~ ¥1,200 / Hour
  • Must have CPR, first aid and AED certification
  • Must currently reside in Japan
  • Must have a valid working visa

The Tokyo American Club is looking for a fitness attendant to assist users with their workout regimens, show them how to use the spectrum of cutting-technology equipment and make sure the fitness center runs smoothly and safely. You should be able to deal with customers on the phone, negotiate prices with vendors and solve customers complaints in both Japanese and English. You must have a certification from a recognized fitness association or university degree in related field.

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Luxury Driver (Tokyo)

  • Japanese: Fluent
  • English: Fluent
  • Must have a Class 2 Japanese driver’s licence
  • Must have a valid working visa

Maha is looking for bilingual drivers to chauffeur mostly non-Japanese customers for their Japan private tour business. A Toyota Hi-Ace Grand Cabin or a Toyota Alphard will be the type of car you will be operating. Contract employee position and full-time position available.

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To browse through hundreds of other jobs currently available in Japan, visit GaijinPot Jobs.

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