Japanese Content Writer

Japanese Content Specialist will support the editorial team in the production of our Japanese portal website about Hawaii, MyHawaii.jp. The Content Specialist will provide news and editorial writing for the site, site maintenance, report writing, general research, statistics analysis, and site recommendations.

Responsibilities/Duties

  • Composes news and editorial articles of general interest
  • Reporting on events
  • Review, edit and proof Japanese content, ensuring it is clear,  accurate, relevant to the market and written in accordance with the company style.
  • Work cross-functionally to understand and meet the needs of multiple stakeholders.
  • Coordinate with the MyHawaii.jp team and clients on efforts related to the scope, format, content, and methods of reproduction of information to ensure timely preparation and delivery of products
  • Identify and recommend topics and areas of interest to Japanese reader
  • Social network management – Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, etc. - - work with other content strategist on how to leverage posts and what content to prioritize
  • Using metrics and analytics to understand and optimize content and SNS posts

Requirements

  • A degree or equivalent education in English, Journalism, Communication, or related fields.
  • Reliable transportation
  • Bilingual business-level English and native speaker of Japanese language
  • Experience writing for websites, Japanese blogs or Japanese social media a plus
  • Understanding of SEO
  • Experience taking photography
  • Experience with Video and or GoPro use preferred.

Preferences

  • Strong communications skills
  • Passion and understanding for Hawaii culture and news
  • Personable
  • People person
  • Innovative
  • Motivated, high energy self-starter
  • Enthusiasm and willingness to learn
  • Curious
  • Creative writing skills
  • Excellent organizational skills with project ownership attitude
  • Detail oriented
  • Digital savvy
  • Demonstrated ability to work with cross functional teams
  • Ability to work events (evenings & weekends as needed)


Submittal Instructions

To apply go to: https://pacrimmarketing.bamboohr.com/jobs/view.php?id=14
Be sure to submit Job Application (PDF), along with cover letter, resume & any salary requirements.