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The Japan Times seeks a full-time sports editor on the company’s Sports Desk.
The successful candidate will have a strong background and experience in copy editing. A strong interest in and knowledge of Japanese sports is essential.
The successful candidate will be able to:
- Rewrite copy for clarity and accuracy
- Work under pressure in a high-paced environment
- Coordinate with writers and co-editors to produce the best possible content
- Display both strong editorial judgement and awareness of the JT readership with regard to story selection
Please send your resume and a letter of at least 500 words explaining why you are interested in the position by Friday, May 18th, to:
Or, please apply via this form.
*All documents are non-returnable. After preliminary screening, selected candidates will be contacted and asked to take written tests before interviews.