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Dow Jones Translation Editor in Tokyo, Japan

Job Description:

Dow Jones Newswires is looking for an experienced translation editor for our Japanese-language service (JLS).

You will be part of a team that selects the lineup of English-language stories from Dow Jones Newswires to be translated for the Japanese audience. You will be joining a team that is actively embracing new trends in translation, ranging from machine translation to automation.

You will:

  • be responsible for editing and assuring the quality of both human- and machine-translated articles.

  • be expected to guide translators to produce fast, accurate translations under deadline pressure to increase both quantity and quality of JLS.

  • be a team player

You have:

  • excellent English and Japanese language skills.

  • strong news judgment and knowledge of finance and business, as well as an interest in international affairs.

  • at least several years of experience translating or editing translations of English-language news stories into Japanese, preferably in a high-paced newsroom environment.

  • digital skills and an open mind to new technology including machine translation.

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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 .

Dow Jones is committed to providing reasonable accommodation for qualified individuals with disabilities, in our job application and/or interview process. If you need assistance or accommodation in completing your application, due to a disability, please reach out to us at TalentResourceTeam@dowjones.com. Please put “Reasonable Accommodation" in the subject line.

Business Area: NEWS/WSJ

Job Category: News/Editorial Group

Req ID: 31720

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