Top Jobs in Japan You Can Apply to From Overseas – Week 37, 2019

Jobs in editing, event planning and real estate among our latest picks.


Each week GaijinPot looks through its daily updated database of jobs and selects the best opportunities for finding and securing a career in Japan from overseas.

By creating a GaijinPot Jobs account, you can apply directly to companies willing to sponsor your work visa and support you in getting a CoE (Certificate of Eligibility), an important document that proves you have a legitimate and legal reason to obtain a work visa for Japan. Here are some of our top picks this week.

Pasona Global | 株式会社パソナ グローバル事業本部

American, Indonesian, Vietnamese Editors

  • Company: Pasona Global | 株式会社パソナ グローバル事業本部
  • Salary: ¥3.0M ~ ¥5.0M / Year
  • Location: Tokyo, Japan
  • English: Business
  • Japanese: Business
  • Application: Overseas applications OK

As an editor, your main duties will be to create and edit content in your native language.

Analyzing content for consistency, accuracy, adherence to style and brand standards, and user experience implications will also be part of your role.

Candidates should have a strong aptitude for all the requisite channels, platforms, and networks including articles, studies, infographics, and more.


Overseas Sales/Event Director

  • Company: 株式会社イベント21
  • Salary: ¥220,000 / Month
  • Location: Tokyo, Kanagawa, Chiba, Nara or Aichi
  • English: Native
  • Japanese: Business
  • Application: Overseas applications OK

Event21, a company that provides event support for those who wish to hold events in Japan—including translation, venue setup, and operation services—is looking for a Sales and Event Director.

Candidates should have an interest in Japanese culture, and be able to share our values and company vision to grow together.

Candidates holding a driver's license would be preferred.

Kalibrate Japan

Client Services Consultant

  • Company: Kalibrate Japan
  • Salary: Amount not specified
  • Location: Tokyo, Japan
  • English: Fluent
  • Japanese: Business
  • Application: Overseas applications OK

The Client Services Consultant (CSC) is responsible for a range of value-adding services that includes supporting the Kalibrate sales team to secure new clients, delivering a range of consulting services to new and existing clients and owning the on-going business process relationship with client’s post-implementation of Kalibrate software.

As a recognized subject matter and industry expert, clients rely on CSC’s to help them extract maximum value from Kalibrate software and services.

You must have at least a Bachelor's degree in business, management IT or another analytical subject.

Hokkaido Tracks Resort Properties

Project Manager/Assistant Project Manager

  • Company: Hokkaido Tracks Resort Properties
  • Salary: ¥4.5M ~ ¥6.5M / Year, Negotiable
  • Location: Sapporo, Hokkaido
  • English: Business
  • Japanese: Conversational
  • Application: Overseas applications OK

Hokkaido Tracks, a real estate and development company offering sales, project management, and property management services to domestic and international clients, is looking for a project manager to be responsible for overseeing all aspects of new projects from initial inception to completion.

You must have at least three years of experience in a similar role.

Jet Support Services, Inc.

Aviation Industry Account Manager

  • Company: Jet Support Services, Inc.
  • Salary: Salary negotiable
  • Location: Tokyo, Japan
  • English: Fluent
  • Japanese: Fluent
  • Application: Overseas applications OK

As an account manager, you will be working closely with the Director of Business Development for Government Accounts in all phases of the business development process.

This includes everything from the identification and capture of sales prospects to the proposal, win, and execution of our services.

Your role will be to act as the primary in-country technical contact, assisting the client and the operator with timely and accurate responses to technical, program, and financial questions.

You must be fluent or native in both Japanese and English (reading, writing and speaking).

Military Auto Source

Independent Sales Representative

  • Company: Military Auto Source
  • Salary: ¥250,000 ~ ¥850,000 / Month, Negotiable, Commission-based
  • Location: Nationwide, Japan
  • English: Native level
  • Japanese: Basic
  • Application: Overseas applications OK

As an Independent Sales Representative (ISR), you will be representing Chrysler, Ford, and Harley Davidson on U.S. military bases in Asia. Opportunities are available in Korea, Japan, Okinawa, and Guam.

You must have an energetic personality, the ability to work independently and be both competitive and a team player.

Applications from overseas are warmly welcome.

To work in Japan you can apply for many different types of work visa, depending on your job industry. There are also different requirements for each. Check out our Japan 101 section for more information on getting a work visa in Japan

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