City 020 7796 3636
Thames Valley 01784 737 035

Japanese speaking Sales Administrator (JLPT N4 above) - Ref: 1506-104

  • Location: London - South London
  • Salary: 25000-32000
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Languages: No languages
  • Categories: No categories


Job Title: Japanese speaking Sales Administrator (JLPT N4 above)

Status: Permanent/ Full time

Salary:  £25-32K year    

Location: South London

Skills: English, Japanese, Sales Administration, Business Development


A leading consumer goods company is seeking a sales administrator /business development executive who is self starter and demonstrates ability to work independently.

Main Duties:

"          Management of major accounts in UK/EMEA region and specialist of the European distribution

"          Responsible for the day-to-day business operation such as product development and distribution

"          Opening new accounts, while maintaining relationships with buyers of major retail chains

"          Proposing, negotiating terms and conditions, and acquiring product licenses from publishers and other clients

"          Making and renewing contracts

"          Assisting in marketing and PR activities: Working closely with publishers & media to maximise marketing opportunities across the respective regions

"          Translation of manual and packaging from Japanese to English

"          Market research to identify concurrency and understand the trends of the market.

Ideal candidate:

"          Must have previous B2B experience in consumer goods

"          Business Development or Sales or Customer Service experience would be ideal

"          Mother tongue level English with business negotiation

"          Conversation to working knowledge level of Japanese (at least JLPT N4)

"          Experienced living/working in Japan would be highly beneficial

"          Experienced of working in small team is a bonus

"          A personal Interest in the video/ console / PC game industry

"          Self starter and demonstrates ability to work independently

"          Flexible and a good team player

Thank you for taking the time to apply to People First.  If your application is successful, you will be contacted within 7 days but I’m afraid that due to the high volume of applications we receive we cannot provide feedback on individual CVs. Please note that we can only consider candidates who are eligible to work in the UK and are able to provide relevant supporting documentation.

People First (Recruitment) Limited acts as an employment agency for permanent and fixed term contract recruitment and as an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. By applying for this job you accept our Terms and Privacy Policy which can be found on our website.