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News reporters (Editorial Department)

From geopolitics to culture, Japan’s international presence is becoming larger than ever. The Japan Times, as the nation’s largest, independent English-language news organization, strives to provide authoritative news, analysis and sophisticated culture content to better understand the world’s third-largest economy and cultural powerhouse.

The Japan Times is seeking bilingual reporters to cover news of national and international interest. We are looking for someone with the agility, curiosity and versatility to cover a wide range of breaking news, as well as possessing the thoughtfulness and integrity to seek out the truth. This position will be based in Tokyo.

The successful candidate:

  • Has real-time working experience at a news organization
  • Possesses strong news writing skills in English
  • Is a fast learner
  • Is fluent in both English and Japanese
  • Is inquisitive to go beyond the popular narrative
  • Has an eye for social issues affecting the foreign community in Japan
  • Is a self-starter with an independent mindset, but also the ability to work as a team player
  • Possesses the mental bandwidth to work under deadline pressure and juggle breaking news as well as longform features
  • Embraces the use of new technology in journalism
  • Has the openness to learn new approaches to storytelling
  • Has a clear understanding of the role of journalism
  • Has a bachelor’s degree or equivalent

Working hours

Five days a week from 10:00~19:00 (one-hour break). Schedule may be altered due to work assignments. Two days off per week.


The Japan Times, owned by News2u Holdings, is an equal opportunity employer and prohibits any kind of discrimination and harassment. The employment decisions at News2u Holdings and The Japan Times will be based on the business needs, job requirements, each applicant’s individual qualifications, without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, family, parental, veteran, disability or any other status protected by the laws, regulations and policies of Japan.


How to apply

Please apply using the button below, attaching the necessary documents.
After passing the application screening, our recruiter will contact you to schedule an interview.

Fill out my online form.

Application deadline:

Monday, Jan. 10, 2022, by 5 p.m.

We will keep your application strictly confidential and will not use it for any purpose other than the selection process. The application documents will not be returned.


Features editor (Editorial Department)

From geopolitics to culture, Japan’s international presence is becoming larger than ever. The Japan Times, as the nation’s largest, independent English-language news organization, strives to provide authoritative news, analysis and sophisticated culture content to better understand the world’s third-largest economy and cultural powerhouse.

The Japan Times is hiring an experienced features editor to help shape our lifestyle and culture coverage. This editor will be responsible for commissioning content, editing for both print and online publications, managing a stable of freelance contributors and proactively seeking out unique perspectives from new writers. The editor will be responsible for editing the food page, so a strong interest in Japan’s culinary culture is desired. Fluency in both Japanese and English is a plus.

The ideal candidate:

  • Has the sophistication to seek out both casual and fine-dining trends in Japan
  • Has strong editing and storytelling skills
  • Is able to establish rapport with writers from various backgrounds
  • Is a self-starter with an independent mindset, but also the ability to work as a team player
  • Possesses the mental bandwidth to work under deadline pressure and juggle breaking news as well as longform features
  • Has the openness to learn new approaches to storytelling
  • Has a clear understanding of the role of journalism
  • Has a bachelor’s degree or equivalent

Working hours

Five days a week from 10:00~19:00 (one-hour break). Schedule may be altered due to work assignments. Two days off per week.


The Japan Times, owned by News2u Holdings, is an equal opportunity employer and prohibits any kind of discrimination and harassment. The employment decisions at News2u Holdings and The Japan Times will be based on the business needs, job requirements, each applicant’s individual qualifications, without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, family, parental, veteran, disability or any other status protected by the laws, regulations and policies of Japan.


How to apply

Please apply using the button below, attaching the necessary documents.
After passing the application screening, our recruiter will contact you to schedule an interview.

Fill out my online form.

Application deadline:

Monday, Jan. 10, 2022, by 5 p.m.

We will keep your application strictly confidential and will not use it for any purpose other than the selection process. The application documents will not be returned.

 

「ジャパンタイムズ」の広告事業を担当する営業部員(正社員)募集

ニューズ・ツー・ユーホールディングスでは、「ジャパンタイムズ」の新聞・WEBを中心に広告企画・広告営業全般に関する営業部員を募集しています。

本件の採用はニューズ・ツー・ユーホールディングスで行い、ニューズ・ツー・ユーホールディングズのグループ会社で、ジャパンタイムズのメディア事業・広告事業を担当している「株式会社ジャパンタイムズエージェンシー」に出向して業務を行っていただきます。

【主な仕事内容】

  • 新聞・Webサイトを含むすべての自社媒体での広告・広告特集の企画立案・営業
  • 広告や特集企画に連動するイベントやWebプロモーション企画の立案・営業・運用

【必須スキル】

  • 日本語ネイティブレベル、英語ビジネスレベル
  • 法人営業の経験(広告営業の経験者なら尚歓迎)
  • 業務に必要な基本的なPCスキル(Word、Excel、PowerPointなど)

【歓迎スキル】

  • 企画立案につなげられる情報収集能力
  • さまざまな異なる文化・人種の関係先とのコミュニケーション能力
  • デジタルマーケティングの業務経験・基本スキル

【勤務地】

  • 東京都千代田区一番町2-2 一番町第二TGビル2階(半蔵門線半蔵門駅徒歩4分)
    (テレワーク/リモートワーク制度あり)

【就業時間】

  • 勤務時間:9:30-18:30 (実働:8時間00分、休憩:60分)

【給与/報酬】

  • 当社規定による ※経験により優遇
  • 賞与なし(業績賞与を支給する場合がある)
  • 時間外勤務手当 別途支給
  • 給与改定年1回

【休日・休暇】

  • 完全週休2日制(土日休み)
  • 有給休暇
  • 特別休暇(年次特別休暇/慶弔休暇/リフレッシュ休暇/プレミアム半日休暇)
  • 育児・介護休業

【福利厚生・その他】

  • 各種社会保険完備
  • 交通費全額支給(上限5万円)
  • テレワーク/リモートワーク対応

【選考方法】

  1. こちらのメールアドレスにエントリーしてください。
    recruit@news2u.co.jp
    ※ 添付書類
    1. 履歴書
    2. 職務経歴書
  2. 書類選考の上、面接にお進みいただく方へ、当社採用担当から連絡差し上げます。
  3. 採用面接(2回~3回)、筆記試験、適性試験
  4. 内定

※応募の秘密は厳守し、選考の目的以外には一切使用いたしません。
※応募書類は返却いたしません。

〒102-0082 東京都千代田区一番町2-2 一番町第二TGビル
株式会社ニューズ・ツー・ユーホールディングス 管理部
kanri@news2u.co.jp

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