Translator, Japanese Language

Job Description:

The Japanese edition of The Wall Street Journal seeks an experienced translator to translate real-time news stories as well as some longer feature pieces that are the trademark of the Journal.

The successful candidate will be expected to provide not only accurate translation, but professional writing that will satisfy our discerning readers and the needs of our customers on both our professional and consumer platforms.

Job Requirements:

  • Fluent Japanese and several years' prior experience translating business or finance news are musts for this job.
  • An eye for detail and a passion for delivering high-quality translation.
  • Candidates with prior experience in a business newsroom will be favored for this job.

Company Overview:

The Wall Street Journal is a global news organization that provides leading news, information, commentary and analysis. The Wall Street Journal engages readers across print, digital, mobile, social, and video. Building on its heritage as the preeminent source of global business and financial news, the Journal includes coverage of U.S. and world news, politics, arts, culture, lifestyle, sports, and health. It holds 36 Pulitzer Prizes for outstanding journalism. The Wall Street Journal is published by Dow Jones, a division of News Corp (NASDAQ: NWS, NWSA; ASX: NWS, NWSLV).

Equal Opportunity Employer:

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status. EEO/AA/M/F/Disabled/Vets

Requisition ID 2017-29471

Job Locations USA-NY-NEW YORK

Job Function News/Editorial

Business Area NEWS/WSJ

Job Area1 News

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