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Business Consultant Wanted in Tokyo

We are looking for a full-time colleague at our Japanese subsidiary in Tokyo with an ideal starting date of as soon as possible.

Who Are We?

Sűdy & Co., Ltd. is a Hungary-based consulting company that specializes in establishing and supporting business connections between Japanese and Central and Eastern European companies.

We do more than matchmaking: we strive to create long lasting relationships and values by connecting the different cultures of Japan and Europe. Our goal is to be the most esteemed consulting service company of the CEE region actively contributing to the sustainable development of society. With our in-depth knowledge about the economies, cultures, societies and business scenes of Japan and the countries of Central and Eastern Europe, we offer new business opportunities and valuable advice to our customers.

The company was established in 1999 by Dr. Zoltán Sűdy, former ambassador of Hungary to Japan and Thailand, and his wife, Erika Sűdy. Each and every member of our small multinational team has experiences in several different industries. Among speaking English and other European languages, we are fluent in Japanese as well. 2 of our colleagues are native Japanese.

We are proud of our company values: fairness, quality, empathy and commitment.

Responsibilities

Sales Representation of European Companies
  • helping European companies in their Japanese market entry efforts
  • gathering market-related information, mainly in the fields of environment protection, ICT and food industries
  • supporting sales of European solutions and products to Japanese companies
  • key account management
  • supporting communication between European and Japanese companies
Foreign Direct Investment Promotion of the CEE region
  • promoting the Central and Eastern European region (mainly Poland, Czechia, Slovakia, Hungary, Romania, Bulgaria, and Serbia) to potential Japanese investors
  • helping potential Japanese investors find production sites suiting their needs in the CEE region and providing them all necessary information about the region
  • holding presentations about CEE investment opportunities at different (online/offline) events
  • networking

Our Ideal Candidate

Someone of European descent who…
  • has been living and working in Japan for a minimum of 5 years
  • has a Japanese proficiency level of JLPT N1 level or above
  • has an English language proficiency of C1 level or above
  • is native in one of the following languages: Polish, Czech, Slovak, Hungarian, Romanian, Bulgarian, Serbian or German

or

Someone of Japanese descent who…
  • used to live for a minimum of 5 years in one of the countries of the CEE region
  • has an English language proficiency of C1 level or above
  • has a business level proficiency in one of the languages spoken in the CEE area
Other Requirements
  • university degree in economics, communication studies and/or Japanology/European studies
  • experience in project management or sales management
  • great networking & presentation skills
  •  team player mindset with a sense of proactivity & independency in work
  •  familiarity with Japanese business culture
  •  residency in Tokyo prefecture or in one of the neighboring prefectures where commuting to Tokyo doesn’t take more than 1 hour from
Advantages
  • experience in/interest for the ECO/IT/food industry
  • familiarity with the CEE region’s macro economy trends and investment trends
  • great business/sales skills

What We Offer

  • fair compensation package
  • social security involvement
  • health screening package
  • flexible working hours – most of the work can be done remotely
  • variety of interesting tasks
  • training support
  • opportunities to get to know many interesting & important people
  • occasional business trips to Europe
  • a company culture where we treat everyone like a member of our small family

How to Apply

If you are interested in joining our team, please send us your English CV with a digital copy of our GDPR form filled out and signed via the contact form provided below or the following e-mail address: info@sudy.co.hu

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