Wednesday, November 21, 2007

Current job openings (Advance Inc)

Greetings to all and hope you are having a great day!

Back by popular demand is a current list of our positions. This is our "hotlist" of urgent positions which need to be filled. Please contact us with your inquiries and send your resume in confidence to apply for any of the following positions:


Country Manager - Software IT startup (Location: Yokohama, Japan)

o Experienced Senior Executive: Fluent in English and Japanese (spoken and written)
o Information technology background (Solutions or Services)
o Prefer MBA with Engineering undergraduate
o More Entrepreneurial personality
o Able to deal with Senior Executives in Japanese Industry
o Able to deal with Press and Government
o Executive Management Experience
 Business Development (Sales and Marketing)
 Services
 Finance
 Technical
o Prefer ERP Solution background
 Automotive
 Electrical and Electronic Consumer
 Pharmaceutical
• Compensation in line with Experience
• Requirements
 Establish strong presence in key markets
 Refine 2009 to 2010 Business plan

Accounting Supervisor - Medical related company (Location: Tokyo, Japan)

  • Reporting relationships: Reporting to Finance & Administration Manager and supervising one temp staff
  • Salary range (n-target earning): 6.5 – 8.0M including bonus, but can be negotiable
The successful candidates are flexible, self-starter and highly motivated. As the company is still young and small and changing rapidly, cultural fit is just as important as required skill-sets & experiences. We prefer upbeat, highly-motivated & high-potential professional.

Position: #3

Global Finance Company (Location: Tokyo, Japan)

Finance IT preferred.  - Java, C++, C# programmers. Any nationality with good English and Japanese language skills.

Brand Manager, Skincare- Luxury Brand Company  (Location: Tokyo, Japan)

  • Brand Manager for Skincare Products
  • 3-5 years of experience required.

Front Reception / Clerk / Sales Manager / Sales Director - Hospitality Company

Candidates who has experience in the hotel / hospitality industry or would 
like to start a career in this exciting and growing industry are welcome to apply.


Retail Manager - High end luxury brand company.

Experienced candidate must have at least 5 years of experience in the fashion/retail market with high level English or French ability with native level Japanese language skills.
Please inquire for more details.

We will be giving a short list of current openings soon. Feel free to contact us.
Thank you,

Al Isago Parvez
CEO & Representative Director
Advance, Inc.



We are very pleased to announce to you of the new and exciting changes with our Tokyo office.

As of September 25, 2007, Interplace Ltd. (Tokyo Office) will change its name to Advance Inc. The new corporate name reflects our new brand and vision for helping to advance the careers of our loyal and trusted candidates like you. This winter we will be celebrating our 10th anniversary in business serving high performing and career minded people with career consulting and helping them achieve their career goals.

Al Isago Parvez has acquired a controlling interest in the Interplace Ltd Tokyo operations and will serve under the new title CEO and Representative Director at this time.

The Advance Team is ready to serve you and committed to continuing to be your preferred and lifelong Executive Recruiter.

Feel free to contact us at

Advance Inc.
AIOS Meguro-Ekimae Bldg 9F Room#913
2-15-19 Kami-Osaki, Shinagawa-ku,
Tokyo, 141-0021 Japan
Tel# +81 (0)3-5795-0866
Fax#+81 (0)3-5795-0966
License No. 13-Yu-010270

Our addresses, phone and fax numbers will remain as above.
Our current email addresses will be accessible until the end of 2007.
We will be contacting you from our new email addresses accordingly.

Our very best wishes,

The Advance Inc. Team