One city you could consider is Utsunomiya, particularly if you are looking to build a career in commerce and industry. You will find numerous establishments & plants by major brands in manufacturing including Canon, Japan Tobacco, and Honda. If you are moving here alone, you could consider renting a 2K apartment at Village House Hiraide.
You could also consider Utsunomiya if you would like to build a career in translation or international business because of local efforts to build a multicultural society. Major institutions with demands for multilingualism and bilingualism here include Tochigi International Center and the Utsunomiya International Plaza.
Passionate about the food industry? Oyama is where you need to be. You could find an opportunity at plants owned by major corporations like Morinaga Co., Ltd and GFF Co., Ltd in Oyama. You could rent a 2K apartment at Village House Inabagou or a 2LDK apartment at Village House Amagaya.