Job Opportunity at Sojitz Corporation of America

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Justin Manger

ALT, Gunma-ken 2001-2003


Hi everyone,

Please see the attached file or the information below for details on a job opening at Sojitz Corporation of America’s Washington, DC office. Feel free to distribute to others.

Thank you,

Justin Manger

ALT, Gunma-ken 2001-2003


Company Name:  Sojitz Corporation of America

Job Title:                            GLOBAL BUSINESS RESEARCHER

Job Type:                           Full Time

Wage/Salary:                    Depends on Experience

Job Location:                     Washington, DC

Openings:                          1

Start:                                  May

Company Description: Sojitz Corporation of America (SCA) is the US subsidiary of Sojitz Corporation, an integrated global trading company with 91 offices throughout the world. Sojitz conducts trading and investment business in hundreds of products and services.

  • Minimum two years research or related work experience
  • College degree, preferably focused on political science, economics, business, international policy, or public affairs
  • Masters degree, or equivalent experience, a definite plus
  • Strong written communication skills and experience writing economic and political reports
  • Ability to research and analyze economic and political data from primary and secondary sources
  • Strong knowledge of world and current affairs
  • Strong communications skills and proven ability to deal with all levels of staff and management
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Organizational and time management skills required as well as the ability to manage many very different tasks at once
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office, Excel, Power Point
Job Description: The Global Business Researcher serves as a key information and risk management resource for the Washington DC office and Sojitz Corporation of America by providing timely and relevant analysis and reports on political, economic and business issues. In addition, the position contributes to business development by assisting the GM with special project requests and expands Sojitz’s presence and business opportunities through varied activities around Washington, D.C. and beyond. Japanese language skills, especially reading, are strongly preferred.
When to Apply: ASAP
How to Apply: Send resume and cover letter by email to, with “Global Business Researcher, Your Last Name” in the subject box.
Contact: Justin Manger

900 19th Street, NW, Suite 260

Washington, DC 20006


Sojitz Global Business Researcher