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Japanese Language Copy Editor - Ref: 19203

  • Location: London - Cardiff
  • Salary: Up to £30K
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Languages: English - Japanese
  • Categories: Translation / interpretation



【勤務形態】契約 2020年9月まで、週37.5時間
【勤務地】 カーディフ
【給与】 £30K/年間まで  経験による


  • 教育プログラム関連資料を英語から日本語への翻訳業務
  • 資料の編集、制作、校正
  • 品質、締切管理
  • その他チームのサポート


- 翻訳や校正の経験者
- 高度なコミュニケーションスキルをお持ちの方


- Microsoft OfficeとAdobe Suiteを使いこなせる方歓迎

- DTP経験者優遇

・ 英国永住権/ UK・EEA配偶者  ○
・ Tier5 〇
・ Tier4 ×


Your New Job Title:                Japanese Language Copy Editor

The Skills You'll Need:            Education, translation (E>J), editor

Your New Salary:                    Up to £30,000 per annum, depending on experience

Location:                              Cardiff

Job status:                            Fixed-term contract until September 2020

Start date:                            ASAP

Working hours:                      full-time, 37.5 hours per week

Applications Deadline:            16th December 2018

Who You'll Be Working for:

International educational organization is looking for a Copy Editor who is fluent in Japanese.

This is fixed term contract until September 2020.

What You'll be Doing Each Day:

  • Managing the accurate translation of assessment material from English into Japanese
  • Responsibility for the accurate and appropriate use of Japanese in assessment material
  • Effectively work within a team of production designers, production editors and copy editors
  • Efficiently work in delivering material to the agreed capacity plan and production schedule
  • Manage the relationships required in delivering material for an international organization
  • Implement new processes and software to support effectiveness and efficiency
  • Manage risks associated with security, quality and deadline
  • Implement changes to the Japanese house style guide as required in line with improving quality and eliminating errors.

The Skills You'll Need to Succeed:

  • Extensive experience as a professional English to Japanese translator
  • The ability to communicate confidently and clearly within and across teams
  • The ability to work with multiple stakeholders from different cultures
  • The ability and willingness to be decisive when making decisions affecting the delivery of material
  • The ability to be analytical of self and the department, and challenge the status quo for continual development and improvement towards strategic objectives
  • The capacity to work under pressure and respond to changing priorities and deadlines
  • Experience of using Microsoft Office and Adobe Suite.
  • Familiarity with the Japanese education system (Desirable)
  • Previous experience of using desktop publishing software (Desirable)
  • Knowledge of document management systems and software (Desirable)

We would be grateful if you could send your CV as a Word document. If your application is successful, you will be contacted within 7 days. We regret that due to the high volume of applications we receive we cannot provide feedback on individual CVs. Please note that we can only consider candidates who are eligible to work in the UK and are able to provide relevant supporting documentation.

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