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Updated 2022-08-23
Activated 2022-08-23

【英語能力判定事業/公益財団法人】Editor/Test-Content Specialist

  • Recruiter
  • Senior Level
  • More Than 120 Days off per Year
  • New Year's Holidays
  • Five Days Workweek
  • Career Options Available
  • International Team
  • English Language Skills
  • Experience Welcome
This posting is managed by: Daijob AGENT (Human Global Talent Co., Ltd.)
Company Name 公益財団法人 日本英語検定協会
Job Type
Daijob AGENT (Human Global Talent Co., Ltd.)
Creative (Media Related) - Editor/Writer/Copywriter
Education/Training/Language Specialist - Other
Government/Public Sector - Organizations
Industry Education/School
Location Asia Japan Tokyo

Job Description ● Write, edit, and proofread content for reading, listening, speaking, and writing tests according to detailed test specifications.
● Take part in editorial meetings in which proposed content (sometimes your own) is critiqued and revised.
● Assign and manage subcontracted work, evaluating the performance of item writers and providing feedback.
● Train, manage, and evaluate examiners and test markers.
● Grade responses from speaking and writing tests.
● Assist at public test sites as an administrator or examiner.
● Report to senior editors and section managers.
● Perform general administrative office duties as needed.
● Maintain courteous, professional spoken and written communication in both Japanese and English.
Company Info 累計1億人以上の志願者数を持つ英検等各種検定事業を中心に、実用英語の普及と向上に貢献する公益財団法人です。
Working Hours Monday to Friday, 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. plus overtime as needed; must also be willing to work on the Saturdays and/or Sundays when tests are held.
● English native level.
● Exceptional writing, editing, and proofreading skills. Familiarity with well-known style guides, such as The Chicago Manual of Style, a plus.
● Experience writing or editing materials for publication; test-development experience strongly preferred.
● Experienced and proficient in software applications such as MS Word and Excel.
● Excellent time-management skills and able to multi-task and prioritize work.
● Advanced Japanese language skills (JLPT Level N2 or higher).
● Able to work as part of a team in a Japanese office environment.
● Reside within commuting distance of central Tokyo.

Strong desire to contribute to English-language education in Japan; interest or background in language testing or applied linguistics a plus.
English Level Native Level
Japanese Level Business Level(JLPT Level 2 or N2)
Salary JPY - Japanese Yen JPY 5000K - JPY 6000K   
Other Salary
paid annual vacation leave, commuting allowance, and other benefits

Holidays 2 days off per week (holidays are based on the company calendar)
Job Contract
※One-year renewable contract.position with a possibility of becoming permanent employee at some point in the future.

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