EDITOR

The Japan Times is hiring an editor for its Editorial Planning Department.
The position requires a native English speaker with a keen eye for detail and the ability to meet strict deadlines under pressure. This person will be part of a team working on sponsored materials written by both native and non-native speakers. Experience an asset.

Editors are responsible for:

  • the style and content of the publication
  • fact check
  • making sure that the production process runs smoothly
  • making sure that publications are printed on time
  • liaising with the advertising and production departments

Skills

Editors should have:

  • excellent grammar and spelling skills
  • an eye for detail and be very accurate in their work
  • good IT skills, including knowledge of word processing
  • communication and interpersonal skills

Qualified applicants will be contacted for an interview and short editing test.

Location: The Japan Times Tokyo Office (Chiyoda Ward)
Hours: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. (flexible)

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