Japanese speaking Senior Business Operations Associate - Media & Entertainment

  • Job Reference: 893724
  • Date Posted: 28 August 2018
  • Recruiter: The Language Business
  • Location: London
  • Salary: £40,000 to £45,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: 10% - 20%
  • Sector: eCommerce & Social Media, Marketing, Digital & PR, Media & Entertainment
  • Language(s): Japanese
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Jonathan Grimes
  • Email: jgrimes@languagebusiness.co.uk
  • Telephone: 02085037766

Job Description

Our client is a world leading media, video games and entertainment production and distribution company.

They have a new requirement to hire a Japanese speaking Senior Business Operations Associate. This role is responsible for driving and supporting European business. Working with their various global offices you will work with a wide range of internal teams, especially the marketing team, to contribute to the accomplishment of globally coordinated marketing projects. Typical job responsibilities will include:

  • Liaise with various global offices, and support the Vice President for London operations
  • Manage the communication as a bilingual staff between Japan and London offices, representing the office
  • Provide ad-hoc project support together with VP for London operations mainly for marketing projects
  • Provide support to the VP for London operations in terms of the daily management of European business


  • Fluent Japanese and English is essential
  • BA or BSc degree required
  • European experience in a role related to marketing or events
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills and ability to interact well with a variety of work groups, and with partners from different cultural backgrounds, including Japanese, American and European
  • Strong interest in the entertainment business
  • Excellent analytical skills
  • Proficient in Microsoft Word, Outlook, Excel, and PowerPoint

£40,000 - £45,000 negotiable + discretionary company bonus (can be 10-20% of salary) + excellent benefits

To be considered for this excellent opportunity please send your CV to us immediately.