We take great pride in offering support to candidates, regardless of nationality, in order to help them realise their ideal careers. In order to fully understand an industry’s needs, we have teams which consult in specialized fields.
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Mr. Okabe started working in sales at a major temp staffing company. He has over 30 years of experience in the human resources business. He supports candidates in a wide range of industries and occupations, including consulting, manufacturing, education, travel, IT, and medical. From major companies to start-ups, he works with candidates to consider their options and career potential.
Hailing from China, after attending a Japanese language school in Japan, he entered Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology. He joined j Career after graduating from a famous university in Brazil. He is well versed in human resource consulting, and supports international students through employment and interview advice. He can also advise candidates on higher education, life in Japan, and visas. He mainly works with foreign residents, and his areas of expertise are IT, biotechnology, finance and machinery. He can communicate in Japanese, Chinese and English.
In addition, he has a pipe of high-end talent in ASEAN, China, and can handle a wide range of positions.
Ms. Hayashi’s support style is to take the time to speak with candidates to help relieve them of anxiety relating to the job hunting process, and realise their long-term career while providing information regarding available options. Please feel free to consult with her, no matter how small the problem! She eagerly awaits your message.
Ms. Nomura’s philosophy is based upon the understanding that each person has a different reason for wanting to change jobs and what they are aiming for next. It is her goal to support you so that you can make the most of your hopes and experiences. She specializes in IT, medical, and various other industries. Even if you are new to changing jobs or if you are a new graduate and do not know what to start with, she will support you from the beginning and help you as much as possible.
Ms. Masuda joined j Career after obtaining her Japanese language teaching qualification. In addition to recruitment, she supports foreign candidates directly with Japanese brush-up classes to help them acclimatize to their new companies. She also works directly with students from Japanese language schools. If you have any worries regarding Japanese, please do consult with her!
Mr. Endo started out in sales at a trading company. He was inspired to join j Career due to the many experiences he had in university with international students.
He works mainly with bilingual candidates regardless of industry. He aims to provide thorough support by correcting resumes and practicing interviews.
Harriet Stanton (Harry) – Recruiter and language support
Ms. Stanton is j Career’s resident native English speaker. Hailing from the UK, she has lived in Japan since graduation. Her background includes education and the gaming industry. She works mainly with Japanese bilingual and foreign candidates across a range of industries.
Ms. Kamiya was originally at a human resources service company specializing in global human resources.
After that, she worked for a major human resources company and then came to j Career. Based on her consistent experience in human resources business, she provides consulting for a wide range of industries, including finance and IT.
Mr. Onozuka was at an import trading company for a long period of time. He not only has the bargaining power trained in hard business with trading companies in Europe and the United States, but also understands the importance of communication in different cultures. He is actively recruiting in all things communication related, mainly in the IT, foreign-affiliated, and medical fields. He is a reliable consultant who gives polite and accurate advice.
After being assigned to the recruiting division at his previous company, Mr. Shibata continued his career in human resources.
He specializes in the mechanical and electrical fields, as well as IT human resources. Since he has experience in sales of major restaurant introduction sites in the past, he also handles food and drink related and sales positions. He hopes to be able to speak with you soon!
After studying information technology at university, Mr. Kimura worked at a business media company for 20 years. He was in charge of electronics, IT/PC magazines and webmedia ad sales in Japan and overseas. He then worked for a German exhibition company and a AI/Robotics R&D company before joining jCareer. In addition to IT and electronics, he also covers the fields of cosmetics, pharmaceuticals, and chemistry, and works with a large number of executive personnel.
After working for a major bank, Mr. Yamakami was engaged in institutional investor sales at major US and European asset management companies for 30 years. He served as sales head of the Japan Sales Desk in a London office, and in domestic institutional sales. He has a wide reaching network due to his relationships with foreign-affiliated asset management companies in Japan, major domestic pension funds and financial institutions.
Ms. Hoshina lived in Singapore and worked as an international flight attendant. She joined j Career after working as an English teacher. She is knowledgeable in the aviation industry, education and foreign capital. She can also communicate in English. She values speaking with candidates on a one to one basis to tailor her service to them.
After joining a major US investment bank as a new graduate and working there for 7 years, Ms. Kishimoto joined a European trust bank. Since then, for 23 years, she has focused on asset management at several major foreign-affiliated asset management companies, and served as the president and representative director of US and European asset management companies in Japan. In 2016, she was appointed as a director of the Investment Trusts Association.