A city like no other, interns in Tokyo should come prepared for an eye-opening professional and cultural immersion that will create an unforgettable experience and incomparable internship. Internships in Tokyo are available year round, from a minimum duration requirement of just 4 weeks.
As a major business hub and economy, as well as being the upcoming host to the 2020 Olympic Games, Tokyo offers interns the opportunity to gain invaluable experience within an extraordinary city and unique culture. Both richly traditional and ultra progressive, Japan is a dream destination for many who seek professional growth and personal development.
Many startup companies in Japan have a global mindset, being oriented toward foreign markets and international sales. Business and Media interns in Tokyo contribute toward the cross-cultural exchange of ideas within these workplaces, while also engaging in reciprocal learning with their placements. Expected internship activities include assisting with social media marketing, blog writing, contributions to website text, search engine optimization, sales support, market research, and general business development activities.
Due to the broad scope of this internship field, a customized approach is taken toward matching each intern to their best placement opportunity. Interns are matched according to an analysis of their skills, experience, educational background, and duration of stay. The specific details of the assigned placement will be provided to interns who have confirmed their participation, prior to their chosen start date. We encourage applicants to submit a comprehensive application and state any placement/activity preferences when applying.
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