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Popular Video Game Guide Director / Editor (expired)

Game 8 Inc.

Game 8 Inc.

Job ID
Shibuya, Tokyo, Japan
Post date
Jan 22, 2020
Information Technology, Internet
Web / Mobile Site Management, Content Development, Editor, Journalist, Copywriter, Technical Writer
Work Type
Contract / Experienced (Non-Manager)
¥3.0M ~ ¥4.0M / Year


  • English: Native level
  • Japanese: Business level (preferred)
  • Must currently reside in Japan
  • Visa sponsorship available


Game8 Inc. was founded in Japan in 2014. We operate one of Japan's top game guide and walkthrough sites. Right now, we're seeing a growth in demand for the kind of services with provide in North America. We're working to expand our English site to fill that demand by recruiting new people who can write fresh and informative content, translate our Japanese contents into English, and direct teams of writers to produce articles in English.

【Job Description/Responsibilities】
1.Selecting games to develop content for
2.Team management/Progress management
3.Writing, translating and editing game strategy articles for Game8's English wiki

・ Passionate about gaming
・ English: Native level
・ Japanese: Business level (JLPT N2 or Above Preferred)
・ Must currently reside in Japan
・ Visa sponsorship available

・Communication skills, Logical thinking
・Work experience in the IT/Media industry

【Working Hours/Work Place】
*Mon - Fri, 9:30 ~ 18:30
*Shibuya, Tokyo
5 minutes walk from JR Shibuya Station

【Holidays/ Vacations】
Two days off/week, public holidays (flexible dates), year-end and New Year holidays, paid leave, Summer Vacation (3 days, flexible dates)

Annual Salary: ¥3 million ~ ¥4 million
* Salary will be decided to take into account past work experiences and ability
* Transportation allowance is provided (Up to ¥20,000/Month)
* Deemed overtime pay is included

【Employment Terms/Benefits】
Contract employee; renewed on a 2-year basis
*Permanent employment system available
*Transportation Reimbursement, Overtime pay
*Full benefits – Unemployment insurance, health insurance, pension, worker's accident insurance

*Only candidates who pass the initial screening process will be contacted.

We are looking forward to hearing from you!

Last modified on February 27, 2020

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