Sunday, September 10, 2006


Interplace, Ltd - Seeking professionals from the Luxury Brand industry.
Candidates who are specialists in the following areas are most welcome:

* PR / MARCOM
* Brand Management
* Merchandising
* Marketing
* Shop Managers
* Shop Staff

Feel free to contact us for details.
Looking forward to hearing from you soon.
Al Parvez
CEO
Interplace, Ltd.
www.interplace.co.jp

Wednesday, September 06, 2006

MONEY Magazine and Salary.com rate careers on salary and job prospects.

Excellent article I found about the latest top 50 jobs. Al

The Top 50
More jobs: Stats on 166 titles
How MONEY picked the best jobs


Rank
Career
(click for CNNMoney.com snapshot)
Job growth
(10-yr forecast)
Average pay
(salary and bonus)

1
Software engineer
46.07%
$80,427

2
College professor
31.39%
$81,491

3
Financial advisor
25.92%
$122,462

4
Human resources manager
23.47%
$73,731

5
Physician assistant
49.65%
$75,117

6
Market research analyst
20.19%
$82,317

7
Computer/IT analyst
36.10%
$83,427

8
Real estate appraiser
22.78%
$66,216

9
Pharmacist
24.57%
$91,998

10
Psychologist
19.14%
$66,359

11
Advertising manager
20.34%
$107,049

12
Physical therapist
36.74%
$54,883

13
Technical writer
23.22%
$57,841

14
Chiropractor
22.40%
$84,996

15
Medical scientist
34.06%
$70,053

16
Physical scientist
12.18%
$80,213

17
Engineer
13.38%
$76,100

18
Curriculum developer
27.53%
$55,793

19
Editor
14.77%
$78,242

20
Public relations specialist
22.61%
$84,567

21
Sales manager
19.67%
$135,903

22
Optometrist
19.73%
$93,670

23
Property manager
15.30%
$78,375

24
Actuary
23.16%
$81,509

25
Writer
17.72%
$60,519

26
Social service manager
25.52%
$74,584

27
Paralegal
29.75%
$61,204

28
Health services manager
22.76%
$92,211

29
Advertising sales agent
16.33%
$112,683

30
Physician/Surgeon
23.98%
$247,536

31
Management analyst
20.12%
$63,426

32
Occupational therapist
33.61%
$51,973

33
Mental health counselor
27.18%
$53,150

34
Landscape architect
19.43%
$50,383

35
Biotechnology research scientist
17.05%
$66,393

36
Urban planner
15.17%
$60,891

37
Lawyer
14.97%
$153,923

38
Speech-language pathologist
14.57%
$58,329

39
Meeting and convention planner
22.21%
$56,072

40
Dietitian/Nutritionist
18.30%
$52,244

41
Biological scientist
17.03%
$61,317

42
Financial analyst
17.33%
$66,203

43
Dentist
13.52%
$122,883

44
Accountant
22.43%
$62,575

45
Environmental scientist
17.11%
$59,027

46
Lab technologist
20.53%
$51,502

47
Registered nurse
29.35%
$68,872

48
Sales engineer
13.96%
$78,875

49
Veterinarian
17.39%
$79,923

50
School Administrator
14.55%
$73,767



Interplace Tokyo Update - September 5th, 2006

Greetings from Interplace Tokyo Office!

Now that we are approaching the Autumn Season, the last recruiting surge of the year has started. It has never changed in my 11 years of recruiting and there's more activity this year than last year at this time.

Here is a list of urgent positions we are trying to fill. Feel free to contact me
direclty if you want more details:

* Country Manager for Taiwan - Embedded Software

* IT Sales - Senior Sales Manager, Sales Manager and Account Manager/Executive needed for networking hardware companies

* Systems Engineer - several positions available

* HR Director - Foreign based Consumer Goods Company

* Financial Controller, Finance Manager and Accountants - needed for all industries.

* Automotive Parts - Sales - selling high end automotive parts to domestic and foreign clients

* Merchandising Manager - Women's Fashion company

* M&A Specialist - for Financial insttituion

* Executive Secretary to the President - Experience necessary with high level of English or French / Japanese language ability.

* Shop Manager- For foreign based jewelry company and fashion company.

* IT Manager - Non - IT client

All positions are in the Tokyo Metro Area except for the position in Taiwan. Contact me for details.

Now is a good time to be looking for a new career.

Thank you,
Al