Assistant Editor & Translator: Bi-Lingual

Looking to hire a part time assistant editor & translator to work with me on one or more upcoming projects. [Note: This is not for editing Tokyo Lens Vlog content].

This position will be a part-time, position based in Tokyo Japan and will have potential for expansion in the future.

Applicants will be required to edit a set of footage as well as translate text from Japanese to English and English to Japanese.
Please include the following in your application cover letter:
1. Your reason for your interest in this position
2. Your nearest train station
3. Your current availability
4. Optional: If you have a portfolio of editing and/or translation work, please include a link to it.


  • Based within 1 hour of Tokyo Station
  • Need to have at least 1 day per week of availability (preferred 2+)
  • Video Editing skill (will be required to submit an edit as part of the interview process)
  • Japanese <-> English written translation ability (will be required to do written translation as part of the interview process)



*Note: Any application that does not include a resume, and appropriate cover letter, will not be addressed.

*Note ii: If you are bi-lingual, but do not have skill/experience with video editing, please see this post.
*cont’d – the editor position Will require a minimum of N2 Level Japanese (however N1 or native-level Japanese will make the job much easier)

Job Category: Editing Support Translation
Job Type: Part-time Project Based
Job Location: Tokyo-Japan

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