Share Your Love For Japan With The World! Translate for MATCHA!
  • Share Your Love For Japan With The World! Translate for MATCHA!

Share Your Love For Japan With The World! Translate for MATCHA!

2018.06.07

Do you love Japanese culture and would like to share your knowledge of it with the world? Join MATCHA's Translators Team and help us deliver our readers the latest information related to traveling in Japan.

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Do you love Japanese culture and would like to share your knowledge of it with the world? Join MATCHA's Translators Team and help us deliver our readers the latest information related to traveling in Japan.

As a MATCHA translator, your task will be to translate into English articles from MATCHA's Japanese language website (https://matcha-jp.com/jp)

Here is what we require from our translators:

- Japanese language skills corresponding to at least level N2 of the JLPT.
- Native level English language skills.
- Relevant experience in the translation field.
- Good knowledge about and respect for the Japanese culture.
- In the case of non-Japanese citizens, a visa that allows work in Japan is required.

We also expect our translators to be able to respect deadlines.

Translator Conditions and Compensation:

We are currently hiring for our translator team.

Part-Time Postition
- Be able to work at the office at least once a week.
- Compensation starts from 1,200 yen per hour for office work. In addition to the hourly wage, we will compensate for translation and proofreading.

Remote Work Freelancer Postion
- Article translation (less than 2,000 characters in Japanese) is compensated with 1,200 yen per article. Depending on performance, compensation might increase.

Other Benefits:

- You will be able to use and improve your Japanese/English language skills.
- You will work with an international, highly motivated and enthusiastic team.
- You will gain work experience and knowledge regarding Japan's inbound industry.
- You will gain knowledge about web writing.

How to apply:

Step 1. Please send us your resume to editordiv-en@matcha-jp.com, expressing your wish to apply for a translator position.
Step 2. We will contact selected candidates with the request to complete a translation assignment within 10 days from their application.
Step 3. We will announce you the result.

Please keep in mind that we communicate with our translators in Japanese only.

For inquiries, please feel free to contact MATCHA's English Language Editorial Board at editordiv-en@matcha-jp.com.

We look forward to your applications!

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