Job Board for Expats in Japan

Career Cross – One of the largest recruiting websites in Japan

Career Cross, operated by C. C. Consulting CO. Ltd, is one of the biggest recruiting websites in Japan and specializes in foreign-owned and global companies. The website regularly offers more than 5,000 job postings in sales, marketing, engineering, clerical work, and other skilled professions, many of which are characterized by their high pay. The site provides job hunting information and a variety of services such as creating resumes and building interview skills, on top of its scouting feature. This is a helpful website for job hunters who are looking to work for foreign-owned and global companies using their experience and/or language skills.

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Gaijinpot Jobs – The largest recruitment website for global talent

“Gaijinpot Jobs” is the largest recruitment website for global talent in Japan. It is operated by GPlusMedia Inc., a member of Fujisankei Group, one of Japan’s largest media groups. Approximately 750,000 users visit the website every month and over 470,000 resumes have already been uploaded. A wide range of full-time, as well as part-time jobs, which require English skills, are posted on the website. Registered users are offered a range of benefits, such as being able to send direct messages to employers and receiving job offers from them. It is a highly recommended websites for expats who are job hunting in Japan.

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“” is the largest job change website in Japan for bilingual talent seeking new opportunities with global companies. Over 3,270 employers and 540,000 job seekers, from over 27 countries, have registered on the website. Daijob has the maximum number of jobs posted and is home to the largest pool of registered bilingual and global IT-skilled talent. Registered users can receive direct job offers from companies for free and have access to useful information on a range of matters such as resume tips and interview skills amongst others. If you wish to find a job at a global company in Japan, why not register now?

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Jobs in Japan – Specialized recruitment website for IT workers living in Japan

“Jobs in Japan” is a specialized recruitment website for expats working in the Japanese IT industry who are seeking new opportunities in Japan. It is operated by Daijob Global Recruiting Co., Ltd., a service provider of the largest job change website “” for bilingual talent in Japan. Covering a wide range of engineering job roles in the IT industry, from web application developers to data scientists and SAP engineers, it is a recommended platform for IT skilled talents who are seeking opportunities with global companies in Japan.

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YOLO JAPAN – Job posting site that offers a friend referral system

YOLO JAPAN is a new recruiting website for foreign workers who work in and out of Japan. In addition to regular postings of part time/full time jobs, YOLO JAPAN lists postings that pay relatively high hourly wages for working as a market researcher for just a few hours of your day, or for just a few days at a time. Furthermore, its “hunter system” enables users to introduce jobs to their friends to get rewarded, and also to participate in research assignments with these friends. This is a helpful recruiting site for job hunters who wish to earn money efficiently in a short amount of time.

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Miidas – Register in 5 minutes and wait for interview invitations from more than 40,000 companies

Miidas is a job-seeking support app launched by the Miidas company in April 2019, a subsidiary of a major staffing enterprise Persol Holdings. In a mere 5-minute registration process, your work history will be sent to more than 40,000 companies, including major Japanese enterprises and popular overseas companies. Once the registration process is complete, you will receive interview invitations from companies interested in hiring you, saving a lot of time on screening. The app also calculates your market value as a job-seeker, based on the result of career changes experienced by other users with a similar job history and background to you. In addition to this, you can choose to set preferences for interview invitations, so the app is also recommended for those who are open to changing jobs once the opportunity arises. The app is available from the Google Play Store and the App Store.

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