|Salary:||$56K-$62K (DOE) + Bonus|
|Language:||English: Business Level, Japanese: Native Level|
Japanese publishing company seeks a Correspondent(non-exempt).
Location: Manhattan, NY
Hours: 35hrs/week (Hybrid Style 2days office 3days WFH)
< Company >
The company is a Japan-based company engaged in newsgathering and electronic news and data distribution and analysis primarily in the fields of economics, finance, business, and international trade. The New York office is responsible for monitoring, gathering, analyzing and reporting news, data and other information of interest originating or sourced in the United States.
< Your Role >
The company is looking for a correspondent for its NY office.
This position is responsible for reporting and analyzing information about economics, finance, business, etc., based on instruction from the bureau chief and news editor.
< Responsibilities >
Seeking out and gathering information about the stock market, bond market, foreignexchange market, commodity market, etc.
Writing news stories, articles, and columns for company's various publications, especiallyelectric media.
Evaluating, verifying, fact-checking through interviews and research
Cooperating with other correspondents to improve overall the news section performance,based on instructions from the bureau chief and news editor
Other services relating to the operations and activities of the New York office, asmay be required from time to time
< Compensation >
$56,000 to $62,000
Additional compensation (bonus)
< What we offer to our employees >
Medical & dental Insurance for employees and his/her family members (100% premiumpaid by the company)
Accidental death & disability insurance
Paid time off such as vacation, personal, sick leave, and bereavement leave
Flexible and hybrid working
Reimbursement for annual physical check-up
10th, 20th, 30th year employment anniversary compensation and time-off
< Educational and Experience >
•Bachelor’s degree and at least a couple of years of experience in a media/financial field
< What you need to be successful in this role >
Strong sense of journalistic integrity and professionalism
Excellent command of both Japanese and English languages
Advanced knowledge and keen interest in economics, finance, business, etc.
Ability to produce high-quality output with minimum error and in a timely manner
Solid communication and interpersonal skills, including the ability to quickly understand supervisor’s instructions and keep supervisor informed of the work status and progress
Must process computer literacy skills to learn and use other software applications and digital devices currently used, or to be used in the future, in the news section