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Updated 2020-11-30
Activated 2020-11-30

【English Writer & Editor】 Join our US team and work in a global start-up in Tokyo!

  • ★★ Staff Level
  • Women Welcome
  • New graduates welcome
  • No Experience Required
Company Name

mybest, Inc./株式会社マイベスト

Job Type
mybest, Inc./株式会社マイベスト
Creative (Media Related) - Editor/Writer/Copywriter
IT (Other) - Other
Industry IT - Other
Location Asia Japan Tokyo Chuo

Job Description The mybest website is monthly visited by more than 25 million users in Japan. Our overseas business has been launched in July 2017, a has been on the rise ever since. We are currently looking for new members to help us further expand our rapidly growing US business.

【Role and Responsibilities】
・Writing and editing English articles for our US audience.
・Hiring and training outsourced writers
・Looking for monetization opportunities and planning
・Operating our SNS accounts

Inexperienced Welcome!
As long as you love writing and are confident in creating easy-to-read articles, you are welcome to take up the challenge!

【Hiring process】
①Document screening → ②Trial Writing → ③Skype interview → ④One-day work from home trial + Final interview at the office OR One-day internship at the office + Final interview at the office→⑥Job offer
Company Info We all share the same values and work together to achieve our goal: “To enrich people’s lives.”

The members of our mybest team come from various backgrounds. Many of our members are what you could call "culture" people.
We value a sense of solidarity and a strong team that helps us work together to offer the best service possible.

About 1/4 of our members are foreign nationals, creating a diverse and international workplace. We currently have around 100 employees in Japan and overseas, growing at a fast pace.

【Perks of working at mybest】

★ Flextime system
You can adjust your work hours around the 11:00 to 17:00 core time.

★ Book purchase and seminar fee support system
We believe that the input is important for producing high-quality output. We cover the purchase price of books and the participation fee for seminars related to work.

★ Green office
There are many houseplants in the office, so you can work in a clean space and a comfortable atmosphere.

★Drinks available
All-you-can-drink is available for beverages such as water, tea, coffee, and red bull!

★ Peer bonus
This system rewards the employees based on the peer evaluation of each other's activities. Employees evaluate each other for things that cannot be expressed in numbers or might often be overlooked.

★We encourage participation in our lunch events
・Shuffle lunch: Random members are selected to have lunch together to deepen the relationships within the company.
・ DEL (できるだけ/Dekiru dake English Lunch): To improve the English skills of our employees, we have lunch while playing games and chatting in English. We have members from Japan and abroad, so you have the opportunity to teach English to Japanese staff!

★ Child care support system
You will have 10 days of paid time off a year until your little one graduates nursery school. (Limited to child nursing, accompanying vaccinations, attending nursery school events, etc.)

【Measures against passive smoking】
No smoking indoors allowed
Designated smoking area
Working Hours 10: 00 ~ 19: 00
Flextime and work-from-home options available
● Native level of English
● Native level knowledge of the US culture and lifestyle
●Business level of Japanese
● Good at reading and writing articles, blog posts, etc.

【Welcomed expereince】
● Writing experience
● General knowledge of the internet business

【Ideal candidate】
● Can sympathize with our values
● Is a productive person with a positive attitude
● Is a fast learner who can act on his own
● Pays attention to details
English Level Native Level
Japanese Level Business Level(JLPT Level 2 or N2)
Salary JPY - Japanese Yen JPY 3000K - JPY 3500K   
Other Salary
・Complete social insurance
・Transportation expenses covered up to 30,000 yen/month
・Drink bar (We have recently added a DeLonghi Espresso machine!)
・Shuttle lunch and other in-house events
・Peer bonus (Incentive system awarded by the employees)
・Visa sponsorship if necessary
Holidays Five-Day Workweek
Summer Holidays
Winter Holidays
Paid Holidays
Job Contract
Contract employee (it is possible to change to a full-time employee, based on experience and abilities)
Nearest Station 1-minute walk from Tokyo Metro Hibiya Line Tsukiji Station

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