Job title: PR and Communications Coordinator
Organization: Japan Information Center, Consulate-General of Japan in Chicago
Location: Chicago, IL
Deadline: July 19, 2021
Responsibilities: Under the supervision of the Director of the Japan Information Center
Promote Japan-related topics and events by using the Consulate’s social media tools (Facebook, Twitter etc.)
Manage all contents on the Consulate’s English website
Draft and publish a monthly e-mail newsletter featuring Japan-related topics and events in the Consulate’s 10-state jurisdiction
Draft speeches/remarks for the Consulate’s representative at events
Assist and join programs which introduce Japan and Japanese culture (origami, tea ceremony, kendo, kimono, calligraphy etc.) to local schools and community groups
General office responsibilities including attending and organizing events as well as helping other staff members’ tasks as needed.
US citizen or permanent resident holder (working permit holder).
Excellent communications and writing skills.
Strong computer skills including HTML/web design skills.
Strong interpersonal, teamwork, and organizational skills.
Long-term experience of living in Japan is preferred.
Bachelor’s degree in marketing, communications or Japan-related studies is preferred.
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