Tenshoku.MyNavi.jp supports industry-specific matching

08 Nov 2018

Leading Japanese career-change site Tenshoku.MyNavi.jp has started promoting manufacturing jobs as the first attempt to introduce industry-specific themes on its platform. 

The sub-site supports matching by offering job-seekers information about market trends and giving them a variety of career-switching options.

The site launched an industry-specific marketing campaign in January, but this is the first time its promoted mid-career manufacturing positions so vociferously, it said in a news statement.

Tokyo-headquartered MyNavi launched manufacturing industry-focused jobs site MyNavi-Seizo.jp earlier this year. The company didn’t mention if it was willing to roll back the start-up after introducing the industry-specific jobs on its flagship brand Tenshoku.

The career site is owned by MyNavi Corp., which was founded in 1973. The company operates two other industry-specific job sites: Pharma.MyNavi.jp for pharmacists and Kango.MyNavi.jp for nursing staff. It also runs a site for part-timers at Baito.MyNavi.jp, a temporary dispatch service Staff.MyNavi.jp, a real estate platform Chintai.MyNavi.jp, and a wedding site at Wedding.MyNavi.jp. The company shut down its gig jobs platform Haken.MyNavi.jp in August last year, after 12-year of its operation.

According to SimilarWeb, Tenshoku saw an average of 8.1 million monthly visitors to its desktop and mobile sites between July and September. Rival career-change site Employment.En-Japan.com (owned by En-Japan Inc.) saw 5.7 million monthly visits while Recruit Holdings‘ Hatalike.jp saw an average of 2.7 million visits a month during the same period.

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Tariq Ahmed Saeedi

Tariq Ahmed Saeedi writes stories on sharing economies in Asia – particularly Japan, Taiwan, Vietnam, Korea, Pakistan, Bangladesh and Iran. He joined the AIM Group in January 2016. Tariq is also a spotter, monitoring global marketplace industry’s updates. He carries more than 15 years of writing experience. Tariq frequently contributes economic/tech news and analysis to a daily The News International and a magazine. He has also written features and interview articles for various other publications and some of his write-ups have been cited for references in reports by the World Bank and archived in Florida Institute of Technology’s library. Tariq has also narrated corporate website content for Audi importer in Pakistan and others. He started his career from a television’s current affairs department in 2003 and later joined the country’s premier news agency Pakistan Press International.