• Organization TypeGovernment
  • Staff501-1000
  • Founded1947

Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA - Japan)

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs is a cabinet level ministry of Japan responsible for the country's foreign relations. The ministry was established by the second term of the third article of the National Government Organization Act, and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs Establishment Act. According to the law, its chief is a minister of the cabinet, and its mission is to aim at improvement of the profits of Japan and Japanese nationals, while contributing to maintenance of peaceful and safe international society, and, through an active and eager measure, both to implement good international environment and to keep and develop harmonic foreign relationships.   Main Branches Minister's Secretariat Chief of Protocol Secretariat for the Japan APEC Meetings in 2010 Press Secretary/Director-General for Press and Public Relations Public Diplomacy Department Foreign Policy Bureau Disarmament, Non-Proliferation and Science Department Asian and Oceanian Affairs Bureau Southeast and Southwest Asian Affairs Department North American Affairs Bureau Latin American and Caribbean Affairs Bureau European Affairs Bureau Middle Eastern and African Affairs Bureau Director-General for Sub-Saharan African Affairs Economic Affairs Bureau International Cooperation Bureau Director-General for Global Issues International Legal Affairs Bureau Consular Affairs Bureau Intelligence and Analysis Service Foreign Service Training Institute, Ministry of Foreign Affairs  
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Job openings over the past year

2Total posted jobs

Examples of past jobs

  • Economic Cooperation Specialist
  • Grassroots External Committee Member

Staff at Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA - Japan) have experience in


  • international development
  • development
  • administration
  • development aid
  • economic policy


  • goal global
  • world bank group


  • japan
  • el salvador
  • mozambique
  • kenya
  • guatemala


  • managerial experience
  • business development
  • international experience
  • with experience in conflict areas


Economic Policy
Monitoring / Evaluation
Procurement Process
Public Administration
Performance Measurement
Local Government
Research & Development
Diplomacy / Foreign Affairs
Grant Management
Vocational Training / Workforce Development

Company Offices

  • Japan (headquarters)
  • 2-2-1 Kasumigaseki, Chiyoda-ku
  • Tokyo 100-8919
  • Japan (headquarters)
  • Tokyo
  • Kasumigaseki 2-2-1, Chiyoda-ku
  • 100-8919