Content Intern

Location: Tokyo, Japan

Department: Marketing

Type: Internship

Min. Experience: Student (College)

About Us

Gengo is a technology company making translation simple for everyone. We help businesses and individuals go global by providing fast, high-quality translation powered by the crowd. Customers order human translation through our website or our API, which lets you plug into our growing network of over 20,000 translators. Gengo helps a wide range of customers — from individual businesses to global enterprises. Approximately 60 employees call themselves Gengons, located in offices around the globe including Tokyo, San Mateo, London, and Manila.

This is a rare chance to learn from a group that is ambitious about solving a real global problem—making it easier for the world to communicate freely.

Your mission

You’ll gain experience in core areas of content marketing:

Copywriting and content research: Assist with the development of blog articles, newsletters and other special projects and campaigns.

Production: Gain technical know-how by publishing content and helping maintain our editorial calendars. You’ll become intimately familiar with how to get our content out to users through WordPress, Pardot, SendGrid and other well-loved tools.

Requirements

  • Native-level English and excellent writing ability (please provide 2 writing samples)
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Personable, creative and self-driven
  • Solid computer skills
  • Interested in a future career in marketing, media or tech
  • Ability to meet deadlines and produce quality work

Bonus skills

  • Basic understanding of Wordpress, HTML and CSS
  • Fluency in a foreign language
  • Some related experience (study, extracurricular, work or otherwise—tell us)
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