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Headquarters Tokyo, Japan
Size 5000+ Employees
Founded Unknown
Type Company - Public (KAOCF)
Industry Manufacturing
Revenue $10+ billion (USD) per year

More than a century after Kao affixed a lunar logo to its name, Japanese consumers still think the company's products hang the moon. Kao (pronounced "cow") is Japan's #1 maker of personal care, laundry, and cleaning products. Its brand names include Attack (a top laundry detergent in Japan), Bioré (skin care), Family Kyukyutto (dishwashing detergent), Asience (shampoo), Laurier (sanitary napkins), Merries (disposable diapers), and ALBLANC (cosmetics). The company also manufactures Healthya brand beverages (green tea and water), cooking oils and fatty chemicals, printer and... More

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Employees are “Satisfied”   8 ratings


67% Approve of the CEO   3 ratings

Kao President, CEO, and Director Motoki Ozaki

Motoki Ozaki

President, CEO, and Director

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Pros: Great co-workers, very competitive benefit package (including pension and vacation time), overall job security as it is a lean organization, great products.
Also, it's a global organization that is large and has presence, but it's not too big…
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No Offer – Reviewed Apr 22, 2014

Interview Details – Send your CV (according to the company's requirement) on the official website, and wait for the call.

Their HR responded quite soon (within 2 weeks if I did not remember wrong).
Then you'll have an interview invitation once you pass the CV screening process.
There was an onsite written test…
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I did not like the written test for the marketing side. It did show how well you learn from marketing courses yet not your ability(it's more about memory.) Answer Question

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World's Best Companies, BusinessWeek, 2009

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