Annual income 10 million yen, Mie/Yokkaichi
Major return gifts from Yokkaichi City, Mie Prefecture through Furusato Nozei (from the city’s website)
The city of Yokkaichi in Mie Prefecture has started soliciting fixed-term staff members who will work on the development of attractive gift items in order to increase donations through hometown tax donations by the 17th. This is because citizens donate money to other local governments, resulting in a serious decrease in tax revenue. Applications will be accepted until the 29th of this month.
Requires over 20 years of experience in corporate sales and planning at a private company. After document screening and presentation interviews, one person will be hired and will be responsible for discovering and developing new gifts. The term of office is one year from April 1, and can be extended up to five years.
According to the city government, city officials select gifts based on requests from businesses. Donations are stagnating.