Translator - Japanese, JWSJ - NY
- Dow Jones
- New York, NY
- Closing date
- Mar 22, 2023
- Job Type
- Full Time
- Financial Journalist
The Wall Street Journal is looking for an experienced full-time translator for its Japanese-language edition, JWSJ.
You will be part of a team that offers not only WSJ's unique perspective, but also sophisticated Japanese translation for a discerning audience. In addition to its own website, JWSJ stories also appear on platforms of media partners, including some of Japan's largest media outlets.
- Translate stories on a range of topics including business and finance as well as international affairs into refined Japanese.
- Occasionally edit translation copy of colleagues.
- Be a team player.
- Excellent English and Japanese language skills.
- Strong news judgment and knowledge of finance and business, as well as an interest in international affairs.
- At least several years of experience translating English-language news stories into Japanese.
- Knowledge of digital and social media skills and an open mind to new technology including machine translation.
To apply, please submit a resume and a cover letter explaining how your skills and experience align with the requirements of the position.
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Business Area: NEWS/WSJ
Job Category: News/Editorial Group
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