Yicai Global Japanese Editor

 

Job Description:

Yicai Global is looking for a full-time Japanese editor covering our news of China, on subjects ranging from governmental policy to startups to the environment and scientific breakthroughs. The position is permanently based in Shanghai. 

 

Job Responsibilities:

- Edit Japanese articles produced by local reporters and translator to ensure quality, professional journalistic writing conforming to international standard

- Work with a mix of international editors in covering major events

- Ensure stories are told in the most appropriate and creative format

- Possesses a sharp eye for detail, a strong sense of good writing, a devotion to the highest standards of accuracy, precision and verification; and the ability to dive into unfamiliar material

- Maintain and update well-written existing content and fact-checking on articles across a number of key sectors

- Assist image post publishing, image editing, video posting and headline optimization

- Schedule and manage a range of onsite and social program promotions

 

Qualifications:

- Strong command of written Japanese at native-level proficiency

- Experience in business and financial journalism

- A bachelor's degree

- Excellent verbal communication and writing skills

- Experienced in assimilating and applying new complex information.

 

Bonus Points:

- Command of Mandarin and/or being able to translate from Mandarin

- Work experience digital content production and/or marketing preferred

- Video reporting and editing skills

- Keen interest in and solid knowledge of China

- Familiar with digital audience development including content marketing, SEO, social media and more

- Willing to work overtime and able to work under tight deadline pressure

- Familiarity with Content publishing in Drupal CMS system

 

Qualified candidates will be offered a competitive salary and benefits package that includes health insurance and paid holidays.

Please send your CV to zhuliming@yicai.com