Web editor

The Japan Times is seeking a web editor for the company’s digital strategy division.

Requisite skills:

  • Native English speaker with bachelor’s degree or higher
  • Copy-editing experience, preferably at least two years in a newsroom
  • Strong familiarity with social media platforms and SEO
  • Familiar with basic web design and online strategies
  • Familiar with web metrics (e.g., Google Analytics)
  • Comfortable working in fast-paced environment
  • Strong research skills
  • Deep interest/knowledge about Japan and current events
  • Intermediate level Japanese

Please send your resume and a letter of at least 500 words explaining why you are interested in the position by May 7 to:
The Japan Times, Ltd., Attn:CAM Division
4-5-4 Shibaura, Minato-ku, Tokyo 108-8071

Or, please apply via this form.

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*All documents are not returnable. After preliminary screening, selected candidates will be contacted and interviewed.
*Candidates must have a valid visa that allows them to work in Japan.