Join us for an informal Meet and Greet to learn more about Rakuten and the positions we have open. We’ll start with a quick overview of who we are, and transition to Q&A. See you there!
What We’re Looking For
We are currently hiring a new Event Assistant! Reporting to the Sr. Event Manager, the Event Assistant will provide support to the Rakuten Events Team. Rakuten group plans 40+ events a year, both virtual and in-person, and the assistant will have a hand in each of these events dealing with registration systems, reporting, pre-event preparation and overall support of the event team as needed. This is a co-op position beginning January 2023.
A Little About Our Company
Rakuten has over 20,000 employees globally serving more than 1.4 billion members in more than 70 businesses ranging from financial services to travel planning to streaming video. Its North American division – Rakuten Americas – is home to six businesses: Rakuten Rewards, Rakuten Advertising, Rakuten Super Logistics, Rakuten Kobo, Rakuten Viki and KonMari Media. Rakuten Advertising is the world market share leader in affiliate advertising, Rakuten Kobo’s e-reader business had its best year ever, and both Rakuten Viki and Rakuten Super Logistics nearly doubled their revenue in 2020. Our market share and consumer awareness for our flagship Cash Back business Rakuten Rewards continues to grow, thanks in part to our investment in marketing and technology, as well as partnerships with the NBA, the Golden State Warriors and Rakuten Global Brand Ambassador Stephen Curry.