Japan Contributor

  • Resident Advisor
  • Tokyo, Japan
  • May 14, 2019
Part time Content Journalism

Job Description

Reports to: Japan Country Manager

Contracted to: 15 hours/week

Job description:

The Japan Contributor primary focus is to support Japan’s local electronic music scene through editorial and content on RA Japan. They will also be responsible for keeping club and event listings updated and accurate, maintaining our  database in the region, adding missing events, clubs, DJs and promoters and have a high focus on helping users discover the best events Japan has to offer. They will be writing local news, translating news and features and select event picks. This role requires a good level of both Japanese and English.

Tasks include:

  • Translations from English to Japanese
  • Proofreading
  • Adding and updating local content
  • Support local music and event discovery
  • Social media support
  • Editorial support

This is a freelance role (15 hours a week) spread out across the week (3 hours a day). The Japan Contributor must live and breathe electronic music and know all about what's new and exciting in the scene. Must have some experience with translating from/into English and writing.  

Please ensure your application is made in English.