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Job ID : 1326482 Date Updated : May 24th, 2023

Senior Associate / シニアアソシエイト 

Hiring Company Kekst CNC (MMS communication(株))
Location Tokyo - 23 Wards, Chiyoda-ku
Job Type Permanent Full-time
Salary 4.5 million yen ~ 6 million yen

Work Style

Remote Work and WFH Casual Clothing Side Business Ok Minimal Overtime Flex Time

Job Description

Kekst CNC is an international strategic consultancy which advises large corporations, mid-cap companies, institutions and individuals on all aspects of strategic communications within their respective markets. We have a particularly strong focus on cross-border mandates and high-stake matters such as M&A, shareholder activism and crisis communications. With more than 250 employees in 15 cities around the world, Kekst CNC is one of the world's leading international strategic communications consultancies. The Tokyo office was established in 2004. This makes Kekst CNC a pioneer in Japan as the only global strategic communications consultancy with a history of 18 years in this market.


  • Ongoing support of various client accounts including global ones led by project leaders s
  • Areas of support include but are not limited to
     o Strategic planning of communication strategies
     o Research and audits
     o Media and other stakeholder relations
     o Planning, organization and management of various events incl. interviews, media roundtables, press conferences and others
     o Media and issue monitoring
     o Activity reports and other reporting
     o Participation in business development initiatives and company marketing activities

General Requirements

Minimum Experience Level Over 3 years
Career Level Mid Career
Minimum English Level Business Level
Minimum Japanese Level Native
Minimum Education Level Bachelor's Degree
Visa Status Permission to work in Japan required

Required Skills

Your profile:

  • Bachelor’s degree from university in Japan or overseas
  • Minimum of 3 years of professional experience
  • Relevant professional experience in strategic communications, either in house, PR agency or other media relations environment.
  • Interest in financial topics preferred
  • Fluent spoken and written Japanese/English
  • Excellent verbal communications and presentation skills
  • Basic digital and social media skills
  • Ability to build and actively engage with a large network of diverse stakeholders
  • Ability to go beyond implementation of tasks and go the extra mile
  • Basic understanding of media landscape

What we offer:

  • An inspiring career opportunity in a challenging and global environment
  • Working for high-profile clients in one of Tokyo’s top 3 financial communication firms
  • The chance to gain insights into a multifaceted and dynamic company and its multinational clients incl. frequent interactions with senior executives of these firms
  • Flexible working environment with a combination of working at the office and working from home also after Covid-19
  • Beside a competitive salary and bonus system, we offer welfare benefits such as 401K and company rental housing.

Job Location

  • Tokyo - 23 Wards, Chiyoda-ku
  • Ginza Line, Tameike Sanno Station

Work Conditions

Job Type Permanent Full-time
Salary 4.5 million yen ~ 6 million yen
Work Hours 基本09:00~18:00(フレックス制導入)
Holidays 完全週休二日制(土日祝)年末年始休暇(12/28-1/4) 有給休暇

Job Category

  • Legal, General Affairs and Public Relations > Public Relations, IR
  • Banking and Financial Services > Other (Banking and Financial Services)
  • Creative and Design > Editor, Copywriter
  • Consulting and Certified Professions > Other (Consulting and Certified Professions)
  • Marketing and Product Development > Marketing Research, Analysis
Hiring Company Information

Kekst CNC (MMS communication(株))

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Company Details

Company Type International Company

Company Description

Kekst CNCは、企業、メディア、政治の重要事項に関するコミュニケーションのアドバイスを提供しており、レピュテーションの保護・維持・向上を得意としています。