Business Positions

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For those who want a diverse career

More than 70 services & many types of positions
Unlimited career possibilities

This is the application page for business positions.
The Rakuten Group offers two types of business positions: the Business General Course, which offers the possibility of being assigned to all divisions/jobs across Rakuten, and role-specific courses, which assures initial assignment and job type.
If you are interested in an engineering position, please apply here.

We are seeking to fill positions across all of Rakuten Group’s 70+ services, including internet services, fintech, digital content, and mobile.

The variety of possible paths to career development, including becoming a professional in a specific industry or a specific profession.
You will learn how to work within the Rakuten Group and gain a deeper understanding of its business through interaction with stakeholders, Typical assignments include positions in sales and sales consulting in each of our core businesses, including Rakuten Ichiba and mobile businesses.

Recruitment for Business Positions

Qualified applicants

  • People who can join us in October 2022. (expected to graduate from any university or graduate school by September 30, 2022)
  • People who can join us in April 2023. (expected to graduate from any university or graduate school by March 31, 2023)
  • Japanese language skills: Business level or higher.

About the positions available

Applicants shall not apply for more than one course at a time.

Comprehensive Business Specialty Hiring Track

Courses with the possibility of assignment to any of the divisions or positions at Rakuten.
Possible join period: October, April

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FinTech Specialty Hiring Track

This course offers a guaranteed initial assignment to the FinTech business.
expected number of hires: about 50Possible join period: April

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Corporate Specialty Hiring Track

This course offers a guaranteed initial assignment to the Intellectual Property/Legal Affairs/Finance & Accounting Division.
expected number of hires: a fewPossible join period: April

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Design Specialty Hiring Track

This course offers a guaranteed initial assignment to the Design/UX Division.
*A portfolio must be submitted upon submission of the Application Form.
expected number of hires: a fewPossible join period: April

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Marketing Specialty Hiring Track

This course offers a guaranteed initial assignment to the Marketing Division.
*You will be required to answer a separate questionnaire (written type) upon submission of the Application Form.
expected number of hires: a fewPossible join period: April

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Interview/Selection Process

01

Personal Page Registration

02

Application Form Submission

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Web Test

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Online Interview*
(multiple times)

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Offer Notification

*The interview format may change depending on the situation. In case of course-based recruitment, the selection steps may differ.

Application Deadline

・1st term: March 23rd, 2022
(Wed) 8:59 AM (JST)
・2nd term: May 10th, 2022
(Tue) 8:59 AM (JST)    
Entry for the general selection of 2023 have been closed.

About Training

At Rakuten, we want all of our employees to have the confidence that they can reach their full potential and have a fulfilling career.

After joining the company, various training programs are provided to develop basic business skills and to deepen understanding of the Rakuten Group’s business.

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FAQ・Inquiries

Here are some frequently asked questions.

Frequently Asked Questions