The Japan Times is currently seeking candidates for the following  position:

Web editor/social media manager

The ideal candidate will be a native English speaker who has a high level of knowledge about web technology; and experience in news editing and promoting/monitoring content on social media. Strong writing skills and intermediate Japanese language ability are preferred. Candidates also need to be creative and work under deadline pressure.

The job is currently is a part-time position (minimum 30 hours a week).

Applicants should send a résumé and a letter explaining why they are interested in this position by May 16 to

All documents are nonreturnable. Successful applicants will be contacted for an interview.