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2018 Top Jobs in Japan Week 25

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


If you’re looking to work in Japan, check back here each week as we look through the database of top 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.

Junior Consultant (Tokyo)

  • English: Business level
  • Japanese: Business level
  • ¥300,000 / Month
  • Must currently reside in Japan
  • Experienced salespeople are welcome
  • Visa sponsorship available

En world is looking for a candidate coordinator is to support consultants in matching its client companies and job seekers. You will focus on the candidate side and support mid- to executive-level professionals with bilingual skills in Japan. Benefits include a flextime work system with a core time from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.



English Instructor/Teacher/ALT (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.


Japanese Restaurant Staff (Tokyo)

  • Japanese: Business level
  • ¥260,000 / Month
  • Must currently reside in Japan

Neo Career is looking for staff at a traditional Japanese restaurant located in various locations in Tokyo. Your duties will include table preparation, customer welcome and conversation, menu introduction and traditional Japanese farewell. Benefits include wearing a traditional kimono for work!


International Tourism Driver (Kansai Area)

  • English: Conversational
  • Japanese: Conversational
  • Must currently reside in Japan
  • Must have a valid working visa
  • Must have a driver’s license (within the last 3 years)
Nihon Kotsu is looking for tourist drivers to lead small groups in their customized private sightseeing tour. As a driver, you will be able to acquire higher driving skills as well as become familiar with geography and sightseeing spots in Japan. You must have acquired a driver’s license within the last three years.



Currency Exchange Personnel (Shibuya, Tokyo)

  • English: Fluent
  • Japanese: Conversational
  • ¥1,100 ~ ¥1,100 / Hour
  • Must currently reside in Japan


Good with numbers? Sakura Exchange is seeking part-time currency exchange personnel for our Shibuya, Harajuku, Okachimachi and Shinjuku locations. You don’t need extensive knowledge of the financial market. Student/working holiday visa is OK. Must currently reside in Japan.



Multilingual Game Localization (Tokyo) – July start!!

  • English: Business level
  • Japanese: Fluent (Above JLPT N2)
  • Must currently reside in Japan
  • ¥2.2M ~ ¥4.0M / Year
  • Other language skills: Chinese (Traditional), Thai and/or Korean.
  • Experience with Translation tools, such as Trados, MemoQ, WordFast, etc.
  • Basic PC skills (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook)

Digital Hearts is recruiting experienced In-house Translators to localize their video game titles from Japanese to English, Chinese (Traditional), Thai and Korean. You must have translation/localization experience in the entertainment industry (Games, manga, anime, etc) and have interest in the Japanese culture.


Patissier for Japanese/Western Fusion-Style Sweets (Odawara, Kanagawa)

  • English: Business level
  • Japanese: Conversational
  • ¥180,000 ~ ¥250,000 / Month
  • 3 years of professional experience as a patissier (or similar)
  • Visa sponsorship available

Chinriu is currently looking to strengthen our team with an enthusiastic, creative patissier who is willing to expand his/her knowledge in a dynamic, multi-cultural environment. Due to the nature of the company, you will not only be involved with producing and preparing our pastry items, but also get full insight in the traditional Japanese food culture with its ingredients, production methods and its broad network of traditional producers. You must have 2 to 3 years of experience in a related position in a bakery, restaurants or pastry shop. Benefit includes housing support!


Inventory Operations Manager (Toyosu, Tokyo)

  • English: Business level
  • Must currently reside in Japan
  • ¥8.0M ~ ¥15.0M / Year
  • At least 5 years of Inventory Operations Management
  • At least 4 years of Team Management


SoftLayer, an IBM company, is looking for highly motivated individuals to work in its warehouse as an inventory operations manager. Your main responsibilities will be to lead inventory engineers in all datacenters, hardware tracking and reconciliation. No Japanese required!



Japan Market Business Manager (Tokyo)

  • Japanese: Native level
  • English: Business level
  • Must have at least 5 years experience in digital media sales, PR agency or similar
  • ¥300,000 ~ ¥500,000 / Month
  • Must currently reside in Japan

Presslogic is looking for a regional business manager focused on the Japanese market to explore and develop fashion, beauty, gourmet and lifestyle advertising opportunities with new clients and to meet digital advertising revenue targets. The ideal candidate will be a great team player with a minimum 5 years experience in digital media sales, PR or account servicing in the advertising or publishing industry. Some proficiency in Chinese would be a plus.



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