Adaptation Editor, WIRED Japan / Editorial department(Japan)

2022.07.11

Condé Nast is a global media company, home to iconic brands including Vogue, The New Yorker, GQ, Glamour, AD, Vanity Fair and Wired, among many others. The Japanese Adaptation Editor will be an integral part of the Adaptation Team, reporting directly to the Senior Adaptation Editor.
募集職種
Position:Adaptation Editor(WIRED)
Department:Editorial
職務内容
KEY RESPONSIBILITIES AND REQUIREMENTS

• The Adaptation Editor will translate and adapt English-language content across digital and print into elevated, editorialized Japanese copy.

• Work closely with the Senior Adaptation Editor and WIRED Japan Editors to perpetually strive for Condé Nast to be producing world-class central journalism, placing a premium on efficiency and quality.

• Culturally adapt and tailor target copy in such a way as to allow for regional sensitivities, traditions, customs, as well as consumer behaviors, while retaining key brand tone.

• Help compile and update an in-house style guide for Japan on an ongoing basis.

• Knowledge of SEO best-practice and how to successfully implement keywords to drive organic traffic is a plus.

必要なスキル・経験
Desired Skills & Qualifications

• Mother tongue [JAPANESE] and working proficiency [ENGLISH] speaker

• Subject matter expertise around [WIRED] within digital and print journalism

• Meticulous attention to detail and an ability to switch seamlessly between tasks

• Strong editorial transcreation and sub-editing skills

• Excellent written and verbal communication skills

• Awareness of regional developments and cultural shifts

• Ability to work to stringent deadlines and flexibility during high-volume periods

• A degree in translations/transcreation is a plus, not a must

待遇
Employment status

• Permanent employee (with a probation period of 6 months)

including social insurance payments and transportation expenses
休日
Holidays
2 days a week (Saturday and Sunday), public holidays and New Year holidays
勤務場所
〒150-0002 Osuga Bldg., 2-11-8 Shibuya, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo Japan
(10 minutes’ walk from Shibuya Station or Omotesando Station)
応募方法
Please send the resume in English and apply from here
その他
Contact
cnj_recruiter@condenast.jp