Market Research at Japanese Calligraphy Company

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Toyo Gakusou Co., Ltd.

Tokyo

|

Japan

JPY

20000

Monthly

/

This would be the stipend for this job opportunity

Marketing

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Advanced English/Advanced Japanese

These are the languages that you’ll have to know.

2pm-6pm GMT+9, 15hrs/week

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Company

Industry

Film/Media/Arts

Duration

63 days

Experience Required

No professional experience

Start Date:

End Date:

Duration

Positions open: 

Deadline to apply:

20 June 2022

1

29 April 2022

22 August 2022

Short-Term (6-12 Weeks)

About the company

Our business is in the “Hyoso” industry, a Japanese traditional craft of mounting artworks. We mainly mount works of calligraphy, especially ones to be displayed at exhibitions, and make them into hanging scrolls or frames. We also restore old hanging scrolls of calligraphy in temples and bring back their former beauty. Now, it is one of our missions to pass on Japanese traditional culture and techniques, and we are putting effort into training people in the art of mounting.

Culture

Traditional, Innovative, Sincerity

Role

Overview

The participant will investigate the awareness and impressions of Japanese calligraphy in their country. In addition, the participant will propose contents to popularize calligraphy overseas. Through this internship, participants will acquire research, report writing, and presentation skills. Furthermore, when building promotion strategies, the participant will have access to the full support of employees including induction courses and feedback, and can obtain marketing skills.

Responsibilities

・Get some introduction about the company (e.g. passion for their business and products)
・Conduct marketing research about the culture of calligraphy in South-East Asia
・Learn about Japanese history from the company and propose contents to spread calligraphy culture
・Investigate on the history of the resident country in South-East Asia and make a report
・Conduct presentation of the research and the learnings throughout the program

Benefits

You will receive compensation for your virtual work. You can find the details below and request more information during the selection process.

COMPENSATION

JPY

20000

/

Monthly

During your experience, you will be invited to virtual events where you can meet young professionals like you and expand your professional network.

NETWORKING

TRAINING

On the first week of your experience, you will get access to exclusive training content prepared by AIESEC. This content will help you improve your leadership skills, give you tips about remote work and support you in your career development journey.

After you complete your experience successfully, you will receive a certificate of completion.

CERTIFICATE

None

OTHER BENEFITS

Eligibility

Experience

Required: 

Preferred: 

No professional experience

Education, Marketing

Skills

Required: 

Preferred: 

Nothing particularly

Design, Marketing, Education

Languages

Required: 

Preferred: 

Advanced English/Advanced Japanese

Advanced English/Advanced Japanese

Nationality

Nothing particularly

Academic Background

Marketing

Minimum Study Level

Undergraduate

Process

- Application through AIESEC’s Virtual Professional Program website (until 30/4/2022)
- Shortlisted Candidates based on CV and Portfolio will have the first interview with AIESEC online (until 8/5/2022)
- The candidates who have successfully passed the first interview will have a final interview with the company (until 18/5/2022)
- The candidate who has passed all the interviews will submit a recommendation letter from his or her university and sign up a contract (until 27/5/2022)