Nikkei Inc.

Nikkei Inc.’s goal is to be an outstanding global guide in these tumultuous economic times: a multimedia company with a newspaper at its heart.
The Nikkei brand, and our readers’ trust, is founded on our dedication to providing fair and impartial reporting, and contributing to the peaceful and democratic development of the Japanese economy on which our people depend. Rooted in a journalistic spirit of calm and objectivity, we will continue to create new value through the power of information.

Company Information

Company Name Nikkei Inc.
Category of Business Mass communication and advertisement
Date of Establishment December 2, 1876
Capital 2.5 billion yen
Representative Director Naotoshi Okada, President & CEO
Headquarters 1-3-7, Ote-machi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo Japan
Overseas Branches 37 locations including Editorial Headquarters for the Americas (New York) and Editorial Headquarters for Europe (London)
Sales 187.2 billion yen (as of the end of December, 2017)
Number of Employees 3,021 persons (as of the end of December, 2017)
Number of Foreign Employees
Main Business

An operating holding company with newspaper businesses as a core. Group operations range from books, magazines to digital media, database service, broadcasting and other activities such as economic/cultural events.

Job Information

Employment Status Contract employee (period of one year, contract renewal available.)
Work Locations Tokyo/Headquarters
Description of Job

Sales, advertising sales, marketing of products and services related to the global development of NIKKEI, as well as marketing and sales and operation of international conferences.

Salary First year annual salary = Approx. 4 million yen (tax included. Housing subsidy considered separately.)
Benefits Commutation allowance, newspaper subscription assistance, asset accumulation savings system, marriage leave (10 days), nursing care leave, condolence leave, etc.
Language Japanese:ADVANCED(Business Conversation Level)
PROFICIENT(Native Level)
English:ADVANCED(Business Conversation Level)
PROFICIENT(Native Level)
Holidays Number of annual holidays: 113 days
Annual paid vacation days: 20 days (in case of employment from April, 2019)
Working Environment Nikkei has been providing the public with business news for over 140 years since its establishment in 1876. The company’s main publication is the "Nihon Keizai Shimbun", which has a circulation of over 3 million including its digital edition. Its current phase of business expansion centers on multimedia and global strategies, as it continues to go beyond the boundaries of a traditional newspaper publisher.
Nikkei’s global development accelerates from day to day, with its 37 overseas news bureaus - the largest international network of any Japanese newspaper, Asian news publication "Nikkei Asian Review", and partnerships with leading overseas media groups. Also supporting its global expansion is its international conference on the Future of Asia, as well as symposia promoting the role of women in society.
New employees will be provided with training, including language training (Japanese etc.), as required.
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