Initiative World is a venture company based in Fukuoka that specializes in overseas marketing and PR. They provide tourist information booklets and maintain tourist websites about regional attractions in order to “connect foreigners with local people and companies to create live-changing memories.” In addition, the company offers job search assistance to international students and multilingual translation services.
Working hours: Mon-Fri (hours discussed with the company)
Holidays: Saturday, Sunday, National Holidays, *Longer holidays possible with consent of company.
English skills of staff: Intermediate
Number of employees: 3
Duties and Goals
– Correcting data and materials
– Writing articles
– Making PR movies
Improving Japanese skills and gaining experiences in the fields of marketing, media and translating.
Required Skills and Things
Required skills: Advanced English (Korean and Chinese also possible).
Japanese skills: Level 3 – Elementary (Minna no Nihongo 2; N5-N4)
Required things: Own notebook (if available)
Required clothes: Casual at the office; Business clothes when meeting clients