Human Resources×Language×International Network=∞ Interpreting, translation and human resources services in 90 languages


More than 40 years of experience
Kikko meets your needs in three core areas of business

Interpreting and translation services

Interpreting and translation

Kikko is ready to serve its customers 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, providing services in around 90 of the world’s languages. Our expert interpreters and translators have a proven track record of delivering language services to various media, including television companies and online media, as well as at international conferences.

Human resources

Human resources

Kikko’s services include short term/temporary personnel dispatch, recruitment services and outsourcing. In addition to dispatching personnel or undertaking contracts for general administrative work and reception desk staff, Kikko also supplies language professionals, including professionals for inbound tourism related roles.

International networking services

International networking

Kikko provides international exchange programs and the recruitment of and support for staff from outside Japan. We train personnel and support your business through our network of language schools outside Japan and our network of contacts in Asia.

Kikko combines a diverse range of services to contribute
to the international future of your business
by providing the human resources and international connections you need.

Bilingual/multilingual human resources

Kikko can supply your business with personnel proficient
in various different languages, including interpreters and translators.
We can provide:

  • Onsite interpreters and translators
  • Concierges for airports and major railway stations
  • Travel attendants and tour guides
  • Attendants for international sporting events

Track record
We have previously supplied staff for international sporting events including the Rugby World Cup, NBA Japan Games and the PGA Golf Tour


Bilingual Hospitality Staff

Kikko’s English-speaking hospitality staff bring a sophisticated professionalism to events involving guests and VIPs from around the world, meeting your client hospitality needs for everything from international sports events to exhibitions, as well as other events of a smaller scale including receptions and parties.

International human resources

Kikko is able to leverage our company group’s international network to train, dispatch, or introduce for recruitment a diverse range of personnel from outside Japan. We also provide related support services.

  • Translation of Japanese manuals into various languages for non-Japanese speaking staff
  • Japanese language classes delivered at our overseas group companies/affiliate colleges or universities
  • Training and supply of personnel in various Asian nations
    (recruiting candidates, training in Japanese language and business etiquette, support for immigration to Japan and post-arrival integration into Japanese workplaces)
  • Introducing personnel outside Japan with specific advanced technical skills to Japanese companies

Track record
We have provided the above services for companies in the IT, restaurant, beverage manufacturing, accommodation, caregiving, and agricultural industries.


Alliance with educational institutions
(Japanese language education and employment support)

In alliance with universities outside Japan, we provide support for university students seeking employment in Japan.

(development and delivery of education and training materials)

REVIC Global Co., Ltd., one of our group companies, develops and delivers video-based training and educational materials for employee training (the company has already developed specific materials on 7000 different topics across a wide range of industries and business types).
This service also includes translation of materials into required target languages.

Creating connections across borders

Our experienced professionals, well-versed in local markets, provide consulting and other support services for Japanese companies operating overseas.

  • Organization of online seminars and provision of online platforms in partnership with our overseas group companies
  • Multilingual video translation and narration services
  • Website localization

Track record
Event organization and simultaneous interpreting
Global online seminar for marketing industry organizations, global leaders conferences for a public-listed company (across five different countries), online event for an overseas luxury jeweler, e-sports events etc.
Video translation and website services
Owned media for major automotive manufacturer, website for women’s fashion brand


Company Introduction

Kikko: Supporting the international future of your business

Since our foundation in 1979, Kikko has built up long years of experience in the fields of interpreting, translation, and the provision of human resources. Kikko’s interpreters and translators, working across approximately 90 languages, serve our clients in a diverse range of working environments including television stations, other media organizations, and international conferences.
In addition to supplying foreign language speaking professionals, Kikko is also a general human resources service provider able to supply clients with general administrative staff, receptionists, event attendants, and other personnel.
With an increasing number of companies engaged in international business, Kikko is harnessing its international network of group and partner companies to provide ever more comprehensive recruitment services for people living outside Japan wishing to come to Japan and work. Leveraging our skills of communication in overcoming language barriers and bringing people together through hospitality, Kikko is proud to contribute to the international future of your business, creating connections across borders to meet the business needs of our times.


Sanno Park Tower 3F
2-11-1 Nagata-cho, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 100-6103

  • Tokyo Metro Marunouchi Line, Tokyo Metro Chiyoda Line
    Kokkaigijido-mae Station
    Connected directly to Exit No.7
    3 minutes walk from Exits No.5 and No.6
  • Tokyo Metro Ginza Line, Tokyo Metro Namboku Line
    Tameike-sanno Station
    Connected directly to Exit No.7
  • Tokyo Metro Chiyoda Line
    Akasaka Station
    6 minutes walk from Exit No.2


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