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Candidate Testimonials

  • Testimonial for Yuki Akiyama

    I very much appreciated Akiyama-san’s help in adjusting the schedules and understanding my situation. She also followed up with the company, which was a big help.

    Testimonial for Yuki Akiyama,
    Ms. Sae Uchida, Assistant Manager
  • Testimonial for Yuki Akiyama

    Although my English was not perfect, Specialized Group provided me with the services I needed to be successful in getting a new job. They gave me a considered and detailed service, which I would not have received from a larger consulting company. My consultant provided feedback and insight into my potential as a candidate.

    Testimonial for Yuki Akiyama,
    Ms. Tamami Shimmen, Digital Marketing Manager
  • Testimonial for Yuki Akiyama

    I really appreciated the support that Specialized Group provided. Their communication with the recruitment companies involved meant that the process was very smooth. From the beginning until I was successful in receiving a concrete job offer. I was really impressed that they remembered me after just one meeting. They introduced me to the job opportunity I was hoping for

    Testimonial for Yuki Akiyama,
    Mr. Tomomichi Nishida, Strategic Planning and Consumer Insight Manager
  • Testimonial for Justin Schwarz

    The follow-up service offered by my consultant was great. I truly appreciated the helpful advice.

    Testimonial for Justin Schwarz,
    Mr. Tetsunobu Oishi, Assistant Project Manager
  • Testimonial for Lydia Sun

    The advice I got from my consultant was always clear and career-focussed. Lydia was practical and very supportive.

    Testimonial for Lydia Sun,
    Mr. Gojin Akazawa, Operational Project Manager
  • Testimonial for Jon Beadon

    It was great because the whole process and communication with Jon went very smoothly.

    Testimonial for Jon Beadon,
    Mr. Alex Cruz, IT Specialist
  • Testimonial for Mai Uchida

    The service from Specialized Group was exceptionally great. My consultant, Ms. Mai Uchida, gave me valuable advice and prepared me well for interviews. I am extremely thankful for having Mai as my consultant.

    Testimonial for Mai Uchida,
    Mr. Takashi Skaguchi, Finance and Administration Manager
  • Candidate Testimonial for Specialized Group

    They clearly understand what companies and candidates want and need. They really help connect the two.

    Candidate Testimonial for Specialized Group,
    Mr. Daiki Kato, Interior/Design company
  • Testimonial for Justin Schwarz

    I don’t recommend job hopping, but changing job is one method to develop one’s professional career. Most important thing is to have a good partner such as Specialized Group.

    Testimonial for Justin Schwarz,
    Mr. Takashi Ichihashi, Facility Manager
  • Testimonial for Mai Uchida

    The difference between Specialized Group and other recruiting companies is they help candidates prepare for job interviews. I felt I was supported by not only a consultant but a team.

    Testimonial for Mai Uchida,
    Mr. Masato Yoshida, Real Estate Company
  • Testimonial for Joseph Oller

    I was very impressed with the professional service provided Joe Oller and Specialized Group.

    Testimonial for Joseph Oller,
    Mr. Masaki Asano, Senior Operations Manager
  • Testimonial for Chikako Uchino

    Rather than introducing a number of unsuitable jobs, Specialized Group introduced me to jobs specifically based on my skills and experiences. Also, I was able to have enough information prior to the interviews, so that I was well prepared and confident.

    Testimonial for Chikako Uchino,
    Ms. Ikuko Yoshida, Manager
  • Testimonial for Clément Chidiac

    My consultant, Clement Chidiac, at Specialized Group gave me professional advice which was very helpful for me to show my strengths to the employer

    Testimonial for Clément Chidiac,
    Ms. Lili Liang, TMS System Analyst
  • Testimonial for Grace Wang

    Thank you to my consultant, Grace, she helped me to find and apply for many different positions. Her responses were always very prompt. I really appreciated her help. I was offered a lot of well-researched information for the interview in advance.

    Testimonial for Grace Wang,
    Mr. Gurong Lv, IT Manager
  • Testimonial for Clément Chidiac

    I had a great experience working with my consultant Clement Chidiac from Specialized Group. Clement was patient enough to keep finding me possible matches while offering great career consultancy with his professional as well as personal experiences. He knows the industry well and has good connections with the employing company.

    Testimonial for Clément Chidiac,
    Mr. Xiaoli Shen, IT Specialist
  • Testimonial for Jon Beadon

    I felt very content with the service provided by the Specialized Group, especially the help and support, at each stage, by Mr. Jon Beadon.

    Testimonial for Jon Beadon,
    Mr. Ran Nayak, Backend Developer
  • Testimonial for Jon Beadon

    Gathering as much information from different people, such as Specialized Group, is very helpful in making a decision. It’s good chance to evaluate yourself and look at what’s happening in the market.

    Testimonial for Jon Beadon,
    Mr. Guizin Zu, Specialist Developer
  • Testimonial for Clément Chidiac

    I had not known about Specialized Group, but I am very satisfied with it’s service. At a turning point in my life, the right support was provided and there were no problems.

    Testimonial for Clément Chidiac,
    Mr. Tadashi Sugawara, Technical Support Engineer
  • Testimonial for Lydia Sun

    Ms. Lydia Sun, my consultant, was supportive from the very beginning. I was happy to have received a great offer.

    Testimonial for Lydia Sun,
    Mr. D. Lee, Network Engineer
  • Testimonial for Lydia Sun

    My consultant, Ms. Lydia Sun, was very easy to work with and always responded promptly. She communicated closely with the client and quickly cleared up any concerns that I had. Thank you very much!

    Testimonial for Lydia Sun,
    Mr. R. Tomono, IT Strategy, Finance Industry
  • Testimonial for Clément Chidiac

    Clement introduced me to a position in a great company. I got good advice and support during the interview process, it really helped me to prepare for the interview. He also helped in negotiating with the company, and always tried to answer any questions or doubts I had. I think he is very kind and a friendly person to work with.

     

    Testimonial for Clément Chidiac,
    Mr. I. Stephani, Software Engineer
  • Testimonial for Ian Lau

    The staff are young and ambitious and also have a professional working style. During the process, all the information was helpful. It was great because I had never tried to change my job before. I am very impressed that they were able to find such a nice position. I appreciated the support very much.

     

    Testimonial for Ian Lau,
    Ms. Su Yung-Yi, Business Development Manager
  • Testimonial for Jon Beadon

    Right from the start, my communication with Specialized Group was result-oriented and hassle-free. Any issues were always successfully resolved to the satisfaction of both parties. I’m particularly grateful to Specialized Group for handling the salary negotiations on my behalf.

     

    Testimonial for Jon Beadon,
    Mr. Mikail Glazyin, Automotive Technology Specialist
  • Testimonial for Vanessa Gaudio

    The support I received from Vanessa went beyond what an average recruiter does, she was phenomenal. She listens to what you want and understands career paths. I wouldn’t have gotten the position without her endless support. Cheers to Vanessa.

     

    Testimonial for Vanessa Gaudio,
    Ms. Kyoko Umekawa, Accountant
  • Testimonial for Ian Lau

    I was pleasantly surprised that the company's proposal matched my personal direction. The correspondence was quicker than anyone else.
     

    Testimonial for Ian Lau,
    Ms. Kaori Abiru, Brand Specialist
  • Testimonial for Justin Schwarz

    When it came to communication and advice, having Justin Schwarz in charge was perfect for me. Justin's support was always available, so the interview process went smoothly. This is my second career change and I felt that I gained more than I expected this time. Thank you very much.

     

    Testimonial for Justin Schwarz,
    Mr. Tadaaki Yasui, Project Manager
  • Testimonial for Grace Wang

    Grace was my recruiter, she is friendly, helpful, and very good at following up. She always gave me a prompt response to any questions I had. 

     

    Testimonial for Grace Wang,
    Mr. Henry Chen, Technology Manager
  • Testimonial for Specialized Group

    Specialized Group has a wide range of job opportunities for bilingual professionals. My consultant believed I was a good match for a position, he talked me through the process and arranged the interview for me. I was very impressed with the prompt feedback and advice. I have worked with many agents in the past and he is one of the best.

     

    Testimonial for Specialized Group,
    Ms. Yukiko Yamamoto, Business Development Manager
  • Testimonial for Grace Wang

    Grace is excellent. She managed everything professionally and went out of her way to help me.

     

    Testimonial for Grace Wang,
    Mr. Raj Panday, IT Manager
  • Testimonial for Mai Uchida

    There was a sense of speed to the process, and the communication was informative and accurate. The consultant understood my needs and desires and offered reliable support.

    Testimonial for Mai Uchida,
    Ms. Michiko Tanaka, Client Finance Manager
  • Testimonial for Mai Uchida

    All of my correspondence and negotiations were handled very quickly. I think that Specialized Group offers a very reliable service.

     

    Testimonial for Mai Uchida,
    Ms. Lu An Chen, Assistant Manager
  • Testimonial for Blair Armstrong

    My consultant, Mr. Blair Armstrong, was always extremely supportive and updated with me on information about the process in a timely manner. I am very satisfied with the service.

    Testimonial for Blair Armstrong,
    Ms. Michiko Sakuma, Accounting Manager
  • Testimonial for Yuki Akiyama

    Compared to other consultants, Yuki was detail-driven and answered any questions I had quickly and accurately. I gained confidence in myself, as Yuki provided a lot of in-depth knowledge about the interview.

    Testimonial for Yuki Akiyama,
    Ms. Aki Takami, Fashion Merchandiser
  • Testimonial for Yuki Akiyama

    Although there are many agents in Japan, I felt very relaxed working with Yuki Akiyama because I was offered proper support. The support she offered was important because I was worried about my English language abilities.

    Testimonial for Yuki Akiyama,
    Mr. Kentaro Matsubara, eCommerce Operations Manager
  • Testimonial for Yuki Akiyama

    Yuki Akiyama is a very responsible consultant, she was very professional and always corresponded in a timely manner. I felt she was honest and dependable. Thank you very much.

    Testimonial for Yuki Akiyama,
    Ms. Ayako Horiuchi, Public Relations Manager
  • Testimonial for Yuki Akiyama

    I would like to thank my consultant, Yuki Akiyama. She arranged the date and time of the interview and gave me appropriate advice with my English resume, and how to manage an interview in English.

    Testimonial for Yuki Akiyama,
    Mr. Shinichi Yamauchi, Sales Manager
  • Testimonial for Yuki Akiyama

    I appreciated Yuki Akiyama's expert support. It was very helpful in negotiating with the hiring company to achieve a suitable timetable.

    Testimonial for Yuki Akiyama,
    Ms. Miki Inoue, Marketing Manager
  • Testimonial for Vanessa Gaudio

    Vanessa, my consultant, brought a sense of speed and purpose to the job search process. She was faster and more practical than other recruitment consultants I have used in the past.

    Testimonial for Vanessa Gaudio,
    Mr. Daisuke Tanaami, Business Partner
  • Testimonial for Vanessa Gaudio

    Excellent Service! My consultant, Vanessa, was very supportive and gave me valuable advice. She is very professional!

    Testimonial for Vanessa Gaudio,
    Ms. Salina Wong, Senior Accountant