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A career with no limits

Spark new possibilities. Supercharge your potential. 

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Who are we

SThree is the global STEM-specialist talent partner. We connect sought-after specialists with dynamic organisations. Recruiting highly skilled professionals, when and where they’re needed. Elevating expertise and energising progress for everyone.

Our global house of specialist brands brings expertise in specific sought-after skills across both permanent and contract work. Founded in London in 1986 as a small business, SThree has since expanded into a multi-brand organisation, giving our customers access to a global network of dedicated STEM specialists through 44 offices in 14 countries.

Real Staffing, Computer Futures, Progressive Recruitment and Huxley are four of the nine brands we have in Japan. They are specialist brands focusing on specific markets within Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics.

Recognised as one of the best recruitment organisation and employer across Japan, our accolades and awards include:

  • Best Large Recruitment Company to Work For by Recruitment International (2021)
  • Best Company to Work for by Great Place to Work Institution (2019, 2021, 2022 and 2023)
  • Great Place to Work for Women by Great Place to Work (2023)
  • Growth Company of the Year by Recruitment International (2019)
  • Best CSR Initiative by Recruitment International (2019)
  • Best IT & Technology Recruitment Company by Recruitment International (2018)
  • Best Healthcare by Recruitment International by Recruitment International (2018 and 2021)
  • Finalist in a British Business Award by British Chamber Commerce of Japan (2017)
Why should you join us as a recruiter

Our benefits

Our business can't succeed without the talent and commitment of our people, so it's important for us to recognise and reward your contribution to that success. 

A world of opportunities

SThree operates seven specialist brands across 14 countries. We’re an international organisation with over 80 nationalities working for us. As you grow, find new roles across our community of brands locally. If you want to explore further afield, our Global Mobility programme allows you to expand your horizons - switching between brands and across countries. 

A rewarding career

We boast a diverse and inclusive high-performance culture. Get invited to our Lunch Clubs where we eat at Michelin star restaurants or even earn yourself a Super Trip – an experience of a lifetime in a global destination when you achieve your targets or hit your milestones. Enjoy unlimited commissions in addition to your base salary. Join us as we celebrate the success of our colleagues with award ceremonies at our Annual General Meeting.

Strong support & back office team

With the intention to scale and grow our Japanese business, we have a fully functional back office team consisting of HR, L&D, Marketing, Operations, Finance, and Legal. Receive a comprehensive level of support that can help you expand your capabilities and grow your career. Welcome to the future of work. 

Accelerate your career

As a meritocracy we offer accelerated career development across teams and countries. As the role of the recruiter changes, we’re leading the way by providing sales professionals with powerful data-analysis and network-building skills. With the opportunity to prove yourself and drive your own development, there’s no limit to your potential. Develop as a subject matter expert or a manager - the choice is yours. 

Exciting incentives and other benefits

  • Attractive remuneration package consisting of a competitive base salary and uncapped commission structure
  • All-inclusive international travel incentives throughout the year that takes you to the likes of Bali, Shanghai, Korea, Singapore, USA and many more
  • Local incentives such as lunch clubs that take you to top restaurants in Tokyo
  • Yen for Yen programme where we sponsor part of employee’s self-development costs (this includes gym memberships, personal developmental seminars, language lessons, etc.)
  • Subsidised social clubs which includes a leisure activity of your choice (eg. Basketball, Books, Wine club, etc.)
  • Life insurance
  • Get up to 40 hours of volunteer work of your choice, fully paid
  • Five days to care for others in need, all at no cost to you
  • Enhanced Women's health screening
  • Wellbeing leave and other related initiatives 
  • Birthday leave
  • Fun-working culture in an international environment

Why do experienced recruiters choose to join us?

Resources and support we provide

  • Apart from a fully functional back office team consisting of HR, L&D, Marketing, Operations, Finance, and Legal, you will also get access to a suite of materials online 24/7
  • Training and development programme for all seniority levels
  • Female leadership development programme & mentorship
  • Flexible work arrangements 
  • Hybrid working environment
  • Fully-paid networking events 
  • Sponsorship of events and industry conferences, locally and overseas
  • Access to various databases to help you with your search
  • Ability to utilise multiple job boards to help you with your recruitment
  • Access to our global mobility programme where you can move to any of our other offices globally where there is an opening

If you want to fast track your career, or would like to experience working for an international organisation that offers you opportunities to move to anywhere else in the world, reach out to our talent acquisition team at [email protected].

Or if you wish to find out more about this role or what it’s like to work for a high-performing and fast-growing team, you may also speak to our Talent Acquisition Consultant, Miho Sakai who will be able to share more information.

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Registered address:
Kabukiza Tower 9F
Ginza 4-12-15, Chuo-ku
Tokyo, Japan