English to Japanese Translator

English to Japanese Translator

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Job Description

We are looking for a translator (English to Japanese) for a large collection of introduction paragraphs (45 to 55 English words approx.) for a corporate website. The website content is about language learning and study abroad in several destinations around the world.

The content should be engaging to users and should be read naturally by a Japanese person. It should be impossible to tell that the text was not originally written in Japanese. A further requirement will be to include 1 specific keyword in each page of text. The English text was written with 1 keyword per page in mind, and the English keyword, the master English text, and the Japanese keyword will be provided in an Excel format.


The contractor we are seeking should be:

1. Fluent in English, and Japanese to native level
2. Be familiar with website content best practices, including basic SEO

The contractor should also be available for at least 4 hours per week. The job is large and ongoing, over several months.

How to apply

To apply, please respond with details about your experience optimizing content for SEO, and any experience in the education/study-abroad industry. The hiring process will require that you translate 10 pages of text (50 English words per page) for a fixed price. Please indicate your price for these 500 English words. If these 10 pages are well translated, a larger set of pages will be provided.

About the company

EF Education First is one of the largest privately-held education organizations in the word.