Employment Situation in New York

There are many Japanese companies in New York including subsidiaries and localized ones. Available job positions range from entry-level to management-level and work opportunities are increasing.

 New York/Manhattan

Types of Job available in New York are diverse including trading, finance, travel, IT, logistics, etc. There are many job openings for entry-level positions including administrative assistant, accountant, customer support, sales, IT engineer and travel agent. In addition, due to increased localization of Japanese companies in NY, job openings for professional and management-level positions are increasing. Furthermore, due to an ongoing popularity of Japanese food in the U.S., the numbers of Japanese restaurants are on the rise and there are openings in the food industry as well.

 New Jersey/Westchester

In this region, there are various manufacturers, logistics and pharmaceutical companies. Compared to Manhattan, there are fewer job opportunities in this area. Typical job openings are secretarial, accountant, administrative assistant and sales.

Jobs in New York

Latest Job Openings in New York (the U.S.)

Others -- Chef (Kitchen Staff)

Japanese Restaurant is looking for kitchen staff.

Detail 11/14/2019   Job No. KM8427   Apply

Sales -- Sales Manager

Japanese company is looking for Sales Manager. Logistics background is required. At least 3 years of freight forwarding experience as sales and/or customer service, operation is required. He/she has to be visiting potential clients frequently.

Detail 10/31/2019   Job No. YS7875   Apply

Administrative -- Human Resources

Japanese company is looking for HR Recruiting Specialist. At least 3 years Recruitment experience is required. Must be able to travel domestically. Must have excellent communication skill, interview skill and full-cycle experience of recruitment preferably in-house recruiting.

Detail 10/31/2019   Job No. YS7872   Apply

Sales -- Sales Representative

Japanese Food Production Company is looking for Sales Representative in NY, NJ area.

Detail 10/25/2019   Job No. KM8420   Apply

Others -- Others-Other (Crane Operator)

Japanese construction machinery company is looking for a silent piler operator.
This position is responsible for leading overall training activities, including delivering and following up trainings, customers satisfaction and assisting with contents development, and support the company for expanding business, market share and positive brand image in North America market.

Detail 10/15/2019   Job No. KM8416   Apply

Sales -- Sales Representative

Japanese company is looking for Sale Representative. Bachelor’s degree and
3+ years’ of sales, purchasing or customer service experience preferred. Must be fluent in English, Japanese skill is not required, but preferred. After successful temp assignment, it will be directly hired.

Detail 10/10/2019   Job No. YS7868   Apply

Administrative -- Administrative Assistant/ Clerk

Japanese company is seeking for Administrative Coordinator for Legal Support Division. Must have strong IT skills with background in working with a variety of software platforms and Previous administrative and software implementation experience.

Detail 10/10/2019   Job No. YS7867   Apply

Administrative -- Other-Admin./ Clerical (Marketing Assistant)

Japanese company is looking for Marketing Assistant. Mainly he/she will assist marketing manager to edit photo and picture for marketing. A couple of years of marketing experience is plus, but not required. Entry level candidate with marketing background is welcome.

Detail 9/30/2019   Job No. YS7860   Apply

Administrative -- Customer Service Representative

Japanese company is seeking for Customer Service Rep. Experience as customer service is required (mainly respond to questions and inquiries via e-mail). Prefer candidate with professional attitude and being able to respond to customers friendly and polite manner. Please contact us for more details.

9/30/2019   Job No. YS7859   Apply

Engineering -- Quality Assurance

Japanese specialty trading company is looking for Quality Specialist. Entry level candidate with engineering major is welcome. Logistics or sales support experience is plus, but not required. Mon-Fri, 9:00-6:00. This is temp to hire position. After successful temp term, he/she will be employed directly as full-time employee.

Detail 9/5/2019   Job No. YS7849   Apply

Engineering -- Sales Engineer

Japanese tech company is seeking Sales Engineer. Sales Engineers are involved in all stages of the customer’s development lifecycle and are comfortable using presentations, email, phone and social media to connect with customers. We are looking for team players who can create sales presentations and product demonstrations to prospects, customers, and partners (everyone from developers to project managers to C-level executives) on the best ways to build and deploy applications on platform for their teams. Candidates should be passionate evangelists of the product, empathize with customers’ business needs, and quickly discern technical challenges by asking detailed and clarifying questions and presenting solutions that solve those needs.

Detail 8/19/2019   Job No. RH9203   Apply

Sales -- Store Manager/ Staff (Store Manager)

Operations Manager is in charge of the daily operational practices of restaurant(s). Responsible for making sure it runs smoothly, efficiently and meets any budget and sales goals, in addition to curating marketing campaigns and promotions.

Detail 8/13/2019   Job No. KM8393   Apply

IT -- Project Manager

Japanese company is looking for Project Manager. Proficient in Japanese or Chinese is plus, not required. PM is responsible for overseeing the implementation of IT solutions, projects, strategies, plans, and budgets for a few dedicated accounts. Degree in Information Systems Technology or related field and 1-3 years of experience in technical Project Management is required.

Detail 8/2/2019   Job No. YS7836   Apply

Administrative -- Administrative Assistant/ Clerk

Japanese financial company is looking for Administrative Assistant. This is a temp position starting from July to March, 2020. Main responsibilities include performing customer registration, managing customer agreements and application forms and tracking and reporting customer registration progress. At least 3 years of work experience (preferably in finance industry) and PC skill (MS Office) required.

Detail 7/11/2019   Job No. YS7824   Apply

IT -- Networking/ Telecom. Engineer

We are seeking a Jr. Network Engineer in New York! Full benefits available; primarily responsible for providing implementation, support and maintenance of the technology components that comprise our clients' network and infrastructure environments.

7/9/2019   Job No. RH9135   Apply