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Tokyo Freelance Mandarin Writer - 驻东京自由撰稿人(中文)

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A global network of local creatives is what makes Culture Trip different. We love working with local talent, passionate about sharing what’s special and unique about a location. Our audience of 20 million unique visitors come to us for insider knowledge and inspiration.
We’re looking for experienced Mandarin-language freelance writers to create travel and culture stories in a variety of formats, including features, listicles and interviews, with a focus on your location. 

来自全球各地的创意人才库让Culture Trip与众不同。我们喜欢跟有热情和激情来分享当地独特之处的人才合作。我们2000万的忠实读者会从Culture Trip来探索知识以及寻找灵感。我们正在招聘驻本地,写作经验丰富的自由撰稿人来为我们撰写旅行以及文化类的文章,写作格式包括专题,事实罗列性文章以及专访等等。


Your profile:
* Strong writing skills, from in-depth features to listicles
* Native-level Mandarin is required. Strong proficiency in English is desirable
* Experience writing for online Mandarin-language publications in travel, arts and culture
* Creative and full of great ideas for distinctive and engaging stories for a Chinese audience
* Strong research and communication skills with an interest in, and sensitivity to, cultural nuances
* In-depth knowledge of your location, from local cultures to customs and the latest trends
* Good understanding of Chinese social media platforms
* A degree in journalism or equivalent experience is highly desirable

必备技能:
* 出色的写作能力, 从深度专题到事实罗列性文章都可以驾驭
* 母语水平的流利中文,精通英文
* 在旅行,艺术以及文化的中文出版物有过写作经验
* 充满创造力,可以写作和策划受中国读者欢迎的选题
* 对文化的差别感兴趣,出色的研究和沟通技巧
* 对你的城市有深层次的理解, 从文化到习俗到最新的社会潮流
* 对中国社交媒体有很好的理解
* 新闻媒体类专业以及有相关经验的候选人优先

Some practical points:
* We'll offer varied commissions, based on your experience and expertise, and we welcome your pitches too. As part of your assignments, you’ll sometimes be asked to source appealing visual assets to accompany and illustrate your copy.

小贴士:
* 如果你对自己的专长有热情,对追求高品质有热情, 并想加入到我们撰稿人,编辑,视频制作人,摄影师和插画师的团队,我们期待你的到来。
* 我们会基于作者的经验来给你提供选题, 但是也欢迎你为我们提供有趣的点子。作为工作的一部分,我们时常会要求你根据文章来配图以及配插画。
* Culture Trip相信每个人的机会都是平等的,我们相信来自不同背景,种族,经验,环境,能力的人会让我们的工作环境更好, 也会为我们的读者创造更好的阅读产品。
* 每一位申请人请务必附上你的作品或者你的个人作品链接以及博客链接。

If you have a passion for your craft, a commitment to quality, and are interested in joining a creative community of writers, editors, filmmakers, photographers and illustrators, then we’d love to hear from you.



Applicants must attach examples of published work with their application.

Culture Trip is committed to equality of opportunity for all. We strongly believe that diversity of backgrounds, ethnicities, experience, circumstances, abilities and perspectives leads to a better workplace for our employees and a better product for our users.