Freelance Staff in Japan

Find Self Employed Opportunities in Japan

Self Employed Duties & Salary in Japan

In Japan, being self-employed offers individuals the opportunity to work independently and run their own businesses. With a rich cultural heritage and a highly developed technology sector, there are numerous work opportunities for self-employed workers throughout the country. In Tokyo, the capital city known for its bustling metropolis and technological advancements, self-employed IT consultants, designers, and translators can find ample opportunities. In Kyoto, a city famous for its traditional temples and gardens, self-employed tour guides, tea ceremony instructors, and kimono rental services can thrive.

The main duties of a Self-Employed Worker in Japan involve managing business operations, marketing services, networking, and delivering high-quality work. An exciting fact is that Japan is renowned for its manga and anime industry, making it an ideal location for self-employed manga artists, voice actors, and cosplay event organizers.

Key skills and experience required for self-employment in Japan include strong technical skills, adaptability to Japanese business culture, and a deep understanding of the local market. Proficiency in the Japanese and English languages is advantageous for working with local and international clients.

The expected salary range or hourly rate for self-employed workers in Japan can vary depending on the industry and experience level. On average, self-employed professionals in Japan can earn between ¥2,000 and ¥10,000 per hour, depending on the field and location.

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【東京】タクシードライバー募集!
job.country Tokyo

弊社のクライアントの一つであるタクシー会社にて、タクシードライバーを募集しています。勤務地は東京となります。

以下はRecJPからの求人募集案内となります。
job.country Tokyo

弊社のクライアントの1社が、東京にある大手映像制作会社より、シナリオライターを募集しております。

スポーツ栄養士
job.country Yokohama

当社は、横浜に拠点を置く主要クライアントの一つであるスポーツ栄養士のフルタイムポジションについて募集しています。当社のクライアントは、スポーツの世界で活躍するアスリートやチームに対して、最高水準の栄養サービスを提供することで知られています。

音楽ギグプロモーター
job.country Yokohama

弊社は、音楽業界のリーディングカンパニーの一つからの求人募集を受け付けております。今回の求人は、ミュージック・ギグ・プロモーターのフルタイム勤務です。勤務地は横浜です。

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job.country Osaka

以下の募集案内は、大阪を拠点とするあるクライアント企業の求人情報となります。当社RecJPは、この求人情報を掲載するにあたり、誇りをもってお手伝いをいたします。

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Jay is an awesome Japanese Consultant.

We have loved your work and communication throughout the gig.

Jay your ability is second to none!

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Great Service! Great Communication! Great Price! Very Happy with Leroy!

We had been on the lookout for a Consultant in Japan for ages but couldnt find anyone.

Luckily gigexchange came to the rescue and we found Leroy immediately.

We’ll certainly use Leroy & other freelancers in Japan on gigexchange for our other projects we have in the future.

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