Recruitment Notice: International Affairs Officer

Set up in April 2022, the International Support Center provides a wide array of support to international students, international researchers, and faculty members.

The center is seeking to employ an international affairs officer who can assist with the following tasks:

  • Translating documents into English and writing other English-language documents
  • Proofreading and editing a wide range of English-language documents
  • Providing support to international guests visiting Tohoku University
  • Assisting with other tasks handled by the International Support Center
Position: International Affairs Officer

International Support Center, Global Affairs Department, Katahira 2-1-1, Aoba-ku, Sendai 980-8577


- Excellent communication skills in English and fluency in Japanese

- A bachelor's degree or higher

- Sufficient skills in Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint

- Preferably candidates will have experience working at education/research institutions

Number of positions: 1
Job type: Fixed-term contract
Starting date: April 1, 2024. (Consultations regarding an earlier start date are possible.)
Application deadline: December 15, 2023

How to Apply

Please send the following documents to with the subject line, "International Affairs Officer Application."

  • A CV including your education, work history, photograph, and email address
  • A brief explanation of what makes you the ideal candidate (in a format of your choosing)
  • A description of your prior professional activities (in a format of your choosing)
  • Proof of your Japanese proficiency (e.g., a copy of your JLPT certificate)

For more information on the posting, please refer to the following PDF.


Ms. Akimi Hatakeyama,
International Support Center Global Affairs Department
Tel: +81 22-217-6020

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