The company was established back in 1980s and has been working as pioneer in Language text books, E-learning as well as foreign language training classes. They publicized language learning textbook for Japanese, English, Chinese and Korean.
For Japanese language text book, they are No.1 in sales. This was possible because they are constantly valuing good quality language training text book. Their work is not limited to publishing only, but they do various B to B business such as planning corporate language education training and organizing it. They are also active in developing IT system to assist language study. They area also nowadays running face-to-face language classes.
With their successful experiences in Japan, they have established global business team 12 years ago and they are accelerating their global business recently.
As people are interested in learning Japanese, they believe that they can be the bridge between those who love to learn Japanese and Japan.
The company values human touch. They are valuing friendly atmosphere in their work place.
They have good part of Japanese corporate culture such as valuing each employee (life time employment) while they do properly reflect people’s achievement/performance in the salary.
The company does encourage people to have venture spirit.
You will be working on global business expansion of the company’s own publication
You will plan and execute the plan to expand the global market share
There will be business trip to Vietnam, Taiwan, Korea and other Asian nations for sales negotiation
You will be also sealing the license contract with publishers from all over the world
You will design and work on sales for publishing companies and book stores/distributors in various countries
There may be some works that would be involved in Japanese market
You will be working in global team: 1-2 years you will go through training and learn about what it is like to work in publishing industry.
Afterwards, you will be working on global sales work with the knowledge/expertise you would be acquiring
・People who are fluent in Korean, Chinese, Vietnamese or Indonesian
・They are looking for those who are passionate about language
・They are looking for those who are good at communicating and great team player (can be polite to other team members etc.…)
・They welcome people from all kinds of academic background and you do not need to have prior experience in this industry/sales
・If you have Master/Doctor degree, it will be a plus
・Advanced level Japanese (JLPT1 level)
・Monthly salary: 250,000 JPY or above (including some incentive) *Based on your skill set and experience
For your reference, the salary will be increased as below:
2nd year at the company 4.3 million JPY (300,000JPY monthly salary + bonus), 3rd year 5 million JPY (350,000 JPY monthly salary + bonus)
・Salary promotion: twice a year
・Bonus: Based on your performance as well as company’s performance
・Transportation cost, housing allowance: in total 50,000 JPY per month
・There is retirement fund
・Various social insurance is covered
・Work hours: 9:30-17:40
・Holiday: Saturday, Sunday, National Holiday, Summer holiday, End of year and new year, Annual paid leaves (In total 125 days of holiday)
*Please note that the position is only for those who are currently residing in Japan only*
If you are interested in this position, please apply here wit the relevant CV/resume uploaded. Upon your submission of application, we will contact you for the follow-up questions to complete your application.
First we will be screening your resume.
If you have been selected for the next round interview, we will disclose you the name of the company.