Translation Editor, The Wall Street Journal - REMOTE - USA
- Dow Jones
- REMOTE - USA
- Closing date
- Jun 8, 2023
- Job Type
- Full Time
The Wall Street Journal is looking for an experienced full-time translation editor for its Japanese-language edition, JWSJ. You will be part of a team that offers not only the Journal's unique perspective, but also sophisticated Japanese translation for a discerning audience. In addition to its own website, JWSJ stories appear on platforms of media partners, including some of Japan's largest media outlets.
- Edit stories on a range of topics including business and finance as well as international affairs and translate those stories into refined Japanese.
- Curate the JWSJ site to ensure it offers relevant content in a timely manner
- 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
- 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.
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Business Area: NEWS/WSJ
Job Category: Editorial/Journalism
Pay Range: $40,000 - $160,000
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