Japan Nakama 6 Month Internship Program

JOB APPLICATION DEADLINE: 22nd June 2017
Final Interviews on Tuesday 20th and Thursday 22nd 12pm+

 

If you have a passion for Japanese Culture and would like to see more in London, then we have the perfect teamwork for you!
We’re looking for enthusiastic individuals to intern with us at Japan Nakama. We’re a team of Japanese and British who are dedicated to sharing Japanese Culture in London. Our motto is to ‘Unite people through the Spirit of Japan’ and we love working with others who share this vision as well.

If you’re looking for experience in different areas such as Marketing, Business relations and more, there are a few roles that we’ll be giving out to those who mix well with our Nakama (Our Team). Please the roles below, find a role that you’re interested in and fill out the form at the bottom of this page.

– 頑張ってください! – Ganbatte Kudasai!  – Good luck!
Japan Nakama Team


 

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Job role: Marketing and PR Assistant x 1

Requirements:
– Experience in marketing in both Japanese and English markets preferred.
– Experience in running or assisting with marketing campaigns
– Copywriting
– Google adwords
– Facebook advertising
– Google Analytics
– Basic use of Adobe Photoshop

Tasks:
– Assisting the head of marketing with campaigns
– Proofreading – Check for errors through our draft document

Work Hours *Updated
Approx 10 Hours A week
Work from home or our office space.
Project tasks assigned over Wrike (Online Project Management Software)


 

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Job Role: Administrator and Market Research x 1

Requirements:

– Experience in marketing in both Japanese and English markets preferred.
– A good understanding of Professional / Business English

Tasks:

– Help with general administrative tasks through the business
– Help with information gathering for new app
– Data entry on excel
– Proofreading English and errors in our articles or marketing material
– Finding events in London that are published on other websites that we can add to our recently launched app.
– Getting in touch with bloggers and other publishers of news and information for people who are a fan of Japanese culture in London and adding them to our app.

Work Hours *Updated
1 Day’s Work (Negociable day – we’re flexible) – Approx 6 HoursA week
Work from home or our office space.
Project tasks assigned over Wrike (Online Project Management Software)


 

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Job Role: Instagram Manager x 1

Requirements:
– Visit Japanese Events & Meetups – Take photos, notes to post later.
– Familiar with Instagram Platform
– Able to take good photos – Using Digital SLR Camera or Mobile Phone (High Resolution iPhone or Android)
– Finding and following key Instagram accounts users in our industry

Tasks:
– Taking photos around in London related to Japanese Culture and posting them to Instagram
– Finding and contacting Instagram Influencers, getting them to post about Japan Nakama

Please Include:
A link to your Instagram account

Work Hours *Updated
Approx 10 Hours A week
Work from home or our office space.
Project tasks assigned over Wrike (Online Project Management Software)


 

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Job Role: Twitter Manager x 1

Requirements
– Familiar with using the Twitter Platform
– Creative writing – able to engage audiences with interesting writing

Tasks:
– Visit Japanese Events & Meetups – Take photos, notes to post later.
– Strategically re-tweeting from business and audience engaging angle
– Tweeting our marketing content.
– Finding and contacting twitter influencers to interact with and have them tweet about Japan Nakama

Please Include:
A link to your Twitter account

Work Hours *Updated
Approx 10 Hours A week
Work from home or our office space.
Project tasks assigned over Wrike (Online Project Management Software)


 

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Role: Facebook Manager x 1
– Visit Japanese Events & Meetups – Take photos, notes to post later.
– Creative writer – engaging with audiences
– Familiar and actively using Facebook

Requirements:
– Able to take quality photos (iPhone / Samsung Phones acceptable)

Tasks:
– Visit Japanese Events & Meetups – Take photos, notes to post later.
– Making posts on Facebook related to the latest in Japan Nakama and in the industry
– Finding and sharing content from other Japan related Facebook pages.

Please incude
– A link to your facebook profile

Work Hours *Updated
Approx 10 Hours A week
Work from home or our office space.
Project tasks assigned over Wrike (Online Project Management Software)


 

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Role: Events organiser x 1

Requirements:
– Ability to lead and organise groups of people.
– Experience in organising events compulsory or an ambitious attitude.
– Love for Japanese culture needed.

Tasks:
– Organise Japanese related Meetups and Small Events, utilising Japan Nakama’s official Meetup.com account (1000+ members).
– Finding new and interesting venues for events.
– Uniting and organising people.
– Love for Japanese culture needed.

Work Hours *Updated
Approx 10 Hours A week
Work from home or our office space.
Project tasks assigned over Wrike (Online Project Management Software)


 

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Role: Blogger (Content Marketer)  x1

Requirements:
– Excellent Written, Spoken and Creative use of English
– Able to work on an Independent / Freelancer Basis
– An interest in Japanese Culture 
– Regularly attend Japanese events
– Regularly use Japanese services
– Works well in a group or individually
– Copywriting
– Familiar with creative writing and engaging audiences
– Familiar with WordPress Blogging (Training available)

Tasks:
– Creative writing for Japan Nakama’s Website Blog (Is shared onto our Events & News App)

Please Include:
 Examples of your creative writing. E.g. a blog you’ve written, creative writing. (Link or attachments)

Work Hours *Updated
Set your own hours
Work from home or our office space.
Project tasks assigned over Wrike (Online Project Management Software)


 

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Role : Japan Nakama Ambassador x 10

Requirements:
– A passion for Japanese Culture
– Professional attitude
– A ‘People person’ personality

Tasks:
– Finding opportunities for Japan Nakama to collaborate or work in partnership with other companies both small and large.
– Visit Japanese related events in London, build relationships with people and represent Japan Nakama and the vision and goals of our company

Work Hours *Updated
Approx 10 Hours A week – May vary if large event is on (E.G. Hyper Japan or Japan Matsuri etc)
Work from home or our office space.
Project tasks assigned over Wrike (Online Project Management Software)