Is it easy to get a job in japan - Speculative applications to japanese companies based in the uk, as well as uk companies based in japan, is a strategy worth considering, especially if you have a clear idea about the type of company you would like to work for. You will need to make sure you're able to get a visa to cover the type of work you want to do in japan and it's likely that you will need a high level of japanese language ability. All positions in japan it is useful to have experience and in some areas getting a job with an international firm in the uk and transferring to japan after a couple of years is a good option. Your main reason for going to japan is for a holiday or to travel and you wish to work to help fund the trip, you may be able to get a visa under the working holiday scheme.
As you can tell by the title, I tackle the question I get ALL the time, "Is finding a job in Japan hard?