Full Time Job
Content Localization Coordinator – Japan
- Full Time
- Mid (2-5 years) Experience
In order to deliver our global readers of Naver Webtoon with the best user experience, cutting edge translation is very important.
Especially targeting the Japan market which has a long history of manga and openness to new comics, we are looking for a talent who has the eye to select manuscripts and launch them in high-quality translations, communicate seamlessly with various stakeholders, and operate the localization process of global webtoon content with delicate understanding of Japanese Manga and fluent Japanese communication skills.
Kindly join in a journey to provide our global readers the best webtoon, centered around linguistic excellence!
In this position, you will:
1. Manage Japanese localization of global Naver Webtoon
- Select Korean/global works of Naver Webtoon for Japanese market.
- Produce and manage Japanese manuscripts through affiliated translators
- Drive and manage the development of translation guide apt for the Japanese market
2. Manage localization translators from the affiliated vendors
- Closely manage translated manuscripts and engage with internal stakeholders for ad-hoc matters
- Own the linguistic quality of manuscripts while keeping in mind of the deadline
- Oversee and execute the localization budget for your projects
- Plan and implement process to improve cooperative workflow between Naver webtoon and translators
3. Content Operations Management
- Research and report on the Japanese Manga market
- Plan and launch promotion of new Webtoon based on keen data analysis
- Loves manga/webtoon and has great understanding of the Japanese media market.
- Excellent oral, written, and spoken Japanese skills
- Bachelor's degree or higher.
- 3+ years of relevant experience
- Full capacity to work with computer programs like MS office
- Available to travel overseas
- Fluent in Korean and is available to work in Korea (Japanese national/Korean-Japanese included)
Jobcode: Reference SBJ-rb7b2x-3-236-98-69-42 in your application.
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