JAPAN Forward is seeking a highly motivated Creative to concept, write, and appear in video content. You will work closely with the JAPAN Forward news editors and production team to create internet video magic! This is a position in the Tokyo office.
a background in writing, editing, or video producing, and should have a strong understanding of online video formats and trends.
Oversee creative development and execution of video content
Write and perform video scripts, treatments, and prepare questions for video interviews
Collaborate with video editors and producers to refine final edits of video content
Work closely with editorial team to maintain video synergy with non-video content
Write and publish editorial and social posts to encourage online discussion
Show us some of your previous work.
At least 2 years of experience with creating online video content.
Business level English. Japanese or other language is a plus.
Deep knowledge of and enthusiasm for news and entertainment. Knowledge of Japanese currents trends and politics is a plus.
A firm grasp of video and social media platforms and communities, including YouTube, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and more.
Experience with WordPress, Google Docs, and basic web publishing process.