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Top Jobs in Japan for Week 29 – 2016

Every week we look through our database of jobs in Japan and pick out the ones that we think are the most interesting.


Check back every week as we look through the database of jobs in Japan that have been posted to GaijinPot and pick out the ones that we think are the most interesting. Apply directly to these companies by creating a profile on GaijinPot Jobs.

Japanese to English Translator


  • ¥5.0M / Year
  • Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo
  • Financial translation experience
  • Visa sponsorship available

One of the biggest Japanese bank is seeking for a Financial Translator (J⇒E) . Native English speaker with financial translation experience. Strong business or economics background, advanced Japanese and good interpersonal skills also required.


English Copywriter


  • ¥4.0M ~ ¥5.0M / Year
  • Urayasu City, Chiba
  • English/Japanese: Business Level
  • Must currently reside in Japan

The ideal candidate is a native English speaker with excellent writing skills and strong Japanese language skills (N2 required/ N1 strongly preferred) with some previous experience of copywriting. Candidates with a strong interest/ educational background in writing etc are also encouraged to apply


PHP In Site Developer


  • ¥400,000 ~ ¥575,000 / Month
  • Hirakata, Osaka
  • Japanese: None
  • Visa sponsorship available

RHDJapan is a Japanese company located in the Osaka prefecture, in Japan between Kyoto and Osaka city on the Keihan line. It’s main activity is exporting Japanese automotive performance parts to customers around the world through it’s website. In order to boost expansion and support IT system development, the company is looking to hire a new IT member. The company is a small team of 14 employees.


Independent Sales Representative


  • ¥2.5M ~ ¥10.0M / Year
  • Kansai
  • English: Native level
  • Must be an American Passport holder

As an Independent Sales Representative (ISR), you will be representing Chrysler, Ford, and Harley Davidson on U.S. Military Bases in the Far East. Opportunities are available in Korea, Japan, Okinawa, and Guam.


Japanese and English Bilingual IT Engineers


  • ¥200,000 ~ ¥400,000 / Month
  • Tokyo
  • English/Japanese: Business level
  • Visa sponsorship available

We are currently looking for English-Japanese bilingual IT engineers for a variety of network, security operations, protection~design/structure work.


Associate Consultant


  • Initial compensation determined by qualification/experience
  • Minato-ku, Tokyo
  • ¥250,000 ~ ¥300,000 / Month
  • Must currently reside in Japan

The role of the Associate Consultant is to eventually develop into a top end-to-end consultant and become a key player in our company. You will provide support to the team manager and other members while being mentored to learn consulting principles that will help you manage the entire process.


Full-Time International Preschool/Kindergarten Teacher


  • ¥280,000 ~ ¥300,000 / Month
  • Tokyo
  • English: Native level
  • Visa sponsorship available

Laurus International School of Science requires enthusiastic and experienced teachers for our kindergartens in the Tokyo area. Candidates must be native English speakers, dedicated and passionate, with an interest in teaching science to younger children. Experience teaching kindergarten and pre-school aged children preferred.


Part-time School Nurse


  • ¥1,300 ~ ¥1,800 / Hour
  • Koto-ku, Tokyo
  • English: Native level
  • Quaification in nursing essential

KIST is seeking a part-time, qualified School Nurse to join its office team from the 2016-2017 academic year, commencing August 2016. The School Nurse is responsible for monitoring the health of students and staff at the school and for providing care to those who become sick or injured while at school according to established policies and procedures.


Marketing Planner


  • ¥3.6M ~ ¥5.4M / Year
  • Tokyo
  • Japanese: Business level
  • Visa sponsorship available

Utilizing client companies’ site access data, survey data, advertising effectiveness measurement data you will be responsible for improving and implementing clients’ overall web production strategy.


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