• Internship at an L&D Consulting Firm (Tokyo, Japan)

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Internship at an L&D Consulting Firm (Tokyo, Japan)  

J-Global Inc.
Post date:
Job location:
Tokyo, Japan, Rest of the world 

Full time 


Are you interested in the fusion of Japan’s team-based working style with fast-paced, global business practices? Would you like to gain working experience in both small, agile startups and large Japanese organizations? Are you flexible and want to work on major projects? If so, an internship at J-Global in Tokyo might be just the opportunity for you!

The Company: J-Global helps organizations succeed with a powerful new framework for managing, working and communicating in an international environment. J-Global does this by providing (1) seminars, (2) consulting and is currently producing (3) e-Learning modules. The J-Global method trains leaders and staff in a system of inter-cultural mindsets and skills that combines the strengths of Japan’s team-based work style with fast-paced, competitive global business practices. J-Global organizations are more motivated, more proactive, more collaborative and more effective.

Roles and Responsibilities

Advisory and Consulting Support

Work at client site (well-known multinational corporation) as part of the J-Global consulting team, supporting the day-to -day work of our managers and senior consultants.
Support L&D projects by conducting bench-marking researching, analyzing client data, checking/formatting client-facing reports and presentations.
Attend meetings, create minutes, offer feedback/personal insights, propose own roles/tasks to help colleagues achieve milestones expeditiously.


Fluent in English
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Proficiency in Microsoft Office
Excellent time-management and organizational skills
Pro-active and out-of-the-box thinker

Working Conditions:


J-Global Client Offices (Tokyo)
Internship Period (5-6 months):

Period 1: December 2019-May 2020
Period 2: January 2020-June 2020


Monday - Friday (9:30-17:30)


Unpaid (Expenses reimbursed.)

Visa Sponsorship:

J-Global can sponsor "Cultural Activity" visas for the candidate, if the candidate is not a Japanese national/not already in possession of a Visa which permits unpaid activity in Japan.

Requirements for Visa Sponsorship for non-Japanese Nationals:

Applicant must be enrolled as a student for the entire period of the internship.
Internship is (ideally) part of the applicant's school curriculum and this can be proven with official documentation from the institution.
If the intern does not meet the aforementioned conditions, JGlobal cannot sponsor the visa but can accept other visa types (e.g. working holiday, dependent, etc.).

To apply for this position, please submit the following:

Cover Letter
Note specifying desired period of internship, and whether Visa Sponsorship is necessary.

Please do not apply for this position if you cannot commit to the position for a minimum of 5 months, and/or if you do not have working permissions in Japan and are ineligible for Visa Sponsorship.