JOB OPPORTUNITY – Mitsukoshi

Mitsukoshi USA, Inc. operates the Japan Pavilion at Epcot. They have an immediate opening for an assistant buyer. This position will be responsible for purchasing Japanese clothing, food stuff and toys that will be sold at the Japan Pavilion at Epcot.

Qualifications include:
Bi-lingual in Japanese
1+ years of buying experience
Bachelor’s Degree

To apply, please visit http://www.mitsukoshi-orlando.com/

Job Opportunity! Shilei Interpreting & Translation

Shilei Interpreting & Translation, a translation agency based in South Florida, has a client that is in need of Japanese-English interpretation in Orlando, FL on Wednesday 2/28 at 9:30 am for a deposition.

The company would provide the selected candidate with training material, if necessary, and he or she would be compensated upwards of $50 per hour for their time. If interested, please contact Dora Chamorro, Interpreter Coordinator, at (305)653-4357 or (954)860-4357 info@shileillc.com

 

Job Opportunities at the Morikami!

3 positions open at Morikami Museum & Japanese Gardens in Delray Beach:

1. Digital Marketing Coordinator
2. Audio Visual Technician
3. Exhibition Design Technician

Job descriptions and details on how to apply can be found here!

Job Opportunity – Bilingual Marketing & Sales Senior Associate, PwC

A good opportunity for someone who is bilingual in Japanese and English has opened up at my company, PwC. It is a good entry-level job or good for someone trying to transition into Marketing & Sales. Even if you do not have all of the listed qualifications, I encourage you to apply, as the bilingual qualification is most important and the firm will train you in the other skills. It’s a great firm with good values and culture. If you are interested, please send me your resume and cover letter and I will give you an internal referral, which will give you an advantage over other candidates.

— Mark Frey, JETAA USA Country Representative, mark.frey@jetaausa.com

Job description: click here.

Full-time employment opportunity with Japan ICU Foundation

The Japan ICU Foundation in NYC is looking for a full-time Program Assistant who can speak English and Japanese. Must be bilingual (E/J), authorized to work in the U.S., and have a bachelor’s degree. Please see details and job description here. Good luck!

JICUF is a 501(c)(3) public charity based in New York City committed to supporting International Christian University’s (ICU). ICU is a bilingual (English/Japanese) liberal arts university situated in the western suburbs of Tokyo, Japan.

 

Los Angeles Career Forum 2017

October 7 & 8 (Sat. & Sun.)
https://careerforum.net/en/event/la/

JET alumni with at least conversational Japanese language ability are invited to the upcoming Los Angeles Career Forum 2017.
Attendees will have the opportunity to learn more about participating companies, submit resumes, interview, and even receive offers of employment during the two-day event.

Currently 21 companies participating including:

DELOITTE TOHMATSU CONSULTING, FAST RETAILING (UNIQLO・GU), KPMG LLP, WORKS APPLICATIONS GROUP, and many more.

Career Forums are for anyone who:
• has at least conversational Japanese and English abilities
and
• is looking for a full-time or internship position

Register and begin applying to companies here: https://careerforum.net/en/event/la/
*There is no cost to register for or attend Career Forums.

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact Kanako Soejima at k.soejima@discointer.com.

We hope to see you in Los Angeles!

Postponed – 2018 JET Program Info Session Schedule

Below is a message from the JET Coordinator at the Miami Consulate:

Dear Friends,

We hope that you and your loved ones stayed safe during Hurricane Irma. As you know, many institutions had to close for safety purposes, ourselves included. Due to this disruption, we have had to cancel the 2018 JET Info Sessions from 9/11-9/15. We will be revising our schedule this week, and releasing the new dates as soon as possible. In the meantime, we encourage you to read through the new 2018 JET Program Guidelines at www.jetprogramusa.org.

 

2018 JET Program Information Sessions

The 2018 JET Program Application Guidelines are now available!

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Applications for the 2018 JET Program will be opening this Fall 2017. The JET Program Coordinator and Florida JET Alumni will be holding information sessions and answering questions about the 2018 JET Program throughout September and October. Below is the current schedule* for information sessions. Anyone is welcome to attend the information sessions, but please note that certain events (e.g. Career Fairs) require individuals to register with the hosting institutions.

Click here for the 2018 Florida Schedule.

*Information is subject to change. Follow us on Facebook for updates!

Questions? Visit: https://jetprogramusa.org/
Email: JET@mi.mofa.go.jp