Join Our Team

Join Our Team

Why Join Us

Experience Smart Living with Japanese Popular Culture from a different perspective as a team member of a digital media channel.

Acquire behind-the-scenes knowledge, skills, and experience in the fields of journalism, editorial, media, and communication.

Opportunities to express and showcase your creativity and talents, making impactful impressions that go beyond horizons.
Our People

We are like-minded comrades who enjoy a wide variety of Japanese Popular Culture topics from Anime, Manga, and Games to Figures, Cosplay, and Events.

When it is time to get serious work done, we work smart. And when the time comes for us to play and have fun, we play hard.

Positions Available

Smart Journalist

Roles & Responsibilities
Journalism - Write feature articles for Japanese Popular Culture topics ranging from Anime, Manga, and Games to Figures, Cosplay, and Events.
Media Coverage - Capture photos, record videos, and conduct interviews with artisans at Japanese Popular Culture events.
Field Research - Conduct surveys, interviews, and observational studies to stay up-to-date with the latest developments in the Japanese Popular Culture communities, markets, and industries.

Requirements
• Excellent proficiency in the use of English language.
• Proficiency in the use of Japanese Language will be optional but advantageous to access and translate Japanese materials.
• Knowledge and exposure to various topics in Japanese Popular Culture.
• Knowledge and experience in the use of Google Blogger digital publishing platform.
• Knowledge and experience in the use of HTML and CSS web browser markup and styling languages.
• Ownership of photography / videography equipments for the purpose of media coverage.
• Knowledge and experience in the use of creative software such as Lightroom and Photoshop.

Benefits
• Gain exposure to the fields of Journalism, Media, Research, and more.
• Acquire knowledge and develop skills in writing, photography, videography, information analysis, and more.
• Soft copy of Personalized Name Card under the Project JeForceX brand for printing and distribution.

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Smart Editor

Roles & Responsibilities
Editorial - Review, edit, and schedule the publication of feature articles, photos, videos, and reports in line with the digital media channel’s quality assurance framework such as language check, plagiarism check, source material verification, sensitive content censorship, and formatting consistency.
Risk & Compliance - Ensure the contents of feature articles, photos, videos, and reports are in line with and not in breach of international media laws and policies such as the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) treaties and Creative Commons (CC).
Channel Development - Work closely with the journalism, editorial, and management teams to ensure that the digital media channel stays up-to-date and steer its publishing direction in line with the latest developments in the Japanese Popular Culture communities, markets, and industries.

Requirements
• Excellent proficiency in the use of English language.
• Excellent proficiency in the use of Japanese Language.
• Knowledge and exposure to various topics in Japanese Popular Culture.
• Knowledge and exposure to international media laws and policies.
• Knowledge and experience in the use of Google Blogger digital publishing platform.
• Knowledge and experience in the use of HTML and CSS web browser markup and styling languages.

Benefits
• Gain exposure to the fields of Editorial, Risk & Compliance, Innovation, and more.
• Acquire knowledge and develop skills in editing, compliance, change management, and more.
• Soft copy of Personalized Name Card under the Project JeForceX brand for printing and distribution.

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Smart Artisan

Roles & Responsibilities
Art & Design - Work closely with the journalism, editorial, and management teams to understand their needs. Conceptualize and produce artworks and designs according to the team’s project specifications.
Intellectual Property Development - Conceptualize, plan, and create new arts and design concepts ranging from characters and props to vehicles and environments.

Requirements
• Excellent proficiency in the use of English language.
• Proficiency in the use of Japanese Language will be optional but advantageous to produce works with Japanese words.
• Knowledge and exposure to various topics in Japanese Popular Culture.
• Knowledge and experience in sketching, drawing, painting, and designing.
• Knowledge and experience in the use of creative software such as Photoshop and Paint Tool SAI.

Benefits
• Gain exposure to the fields of Visual Arts, Experience Design, Intellectual Property Development, and more.
• Acquire knowledge and develop skills in drawing, painting, designing, conceptualizing, and more.
• Soft copy of Personalized Name Card under the Project JeForceX brand for printing and distribution.

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Brand Ambassador

Roles & Responsibilities
Introduce & Promote - Introduce and promote Japanese Popular Culture as well as Cosplay through the posting and sharing of relevant contents on the channel's social media accounts such as Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and YouTube.
Community Engagement - Interact with the digital media channel’s followers on the channel's social media accounts such as Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and YouTube.
Media Content Development - Work closely with the journalism, editorial, and management teams to conceptualize, plan, coordinate, produce media contents related to Japanese Popular Culture and Cosplay from Photoshoots and Video Recordings to Song and Dance covers.

Requirements
• Excellent proficiency in the use of English language.
• Proficiency in the use of Japanese Language will be optional but advantageous to communicate with Japanese audience, media, and officials.
• Knowledge and exposure to various topics in Japanese Popular Culture.
• Energetic and outgoing personality with good physical health and fitness.
• Creative thinker and effective communicator.

Benefits
• Gain exposure to the fields of Crafting, Modelling, Public Relations, and more.
• Acquire knowledge and develop skills in wig styling, costume making, props crafting, facial make-up, posing, relationship management, and more.
• Soft copy of Personalized Name Card under the Project JeForceX brand for printing and distribution.

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Important Information

Voluntary Experience
ALL positions listed on this page are voluntary and do not offer any form of remuneration or cash equivalent compensation.
ALL work performed under the digital media channel’s brand are not covered by any employment laws.

Documentation Requirements
• Cover Letter (include reason for joining)
• Resume (include recent photo)
• Portfolio (E-mail Attachment in PDF Format / Link to External Website) *

* No portfolio? No problem! Indicate in your cover letter that you do not have a portfolio and you will be given a challenging assignment in-lieu of portfolio review.


Successful Application
Successful applicants residing in Singapore will be invited for a face-to-face interview at a local cafe such as Starbucks or The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf.
Successful applicants residing overseas will be requested to record a video interview and upload it to YouTube (Private Video Setting).

Unsuccessful Application
Unsuccessful applicants will be notified via e-mail as soon as their applications have been reviewed with the best of our considerations.
We thank you for your interest to join us and wish you all the best in whatever you plan to do and wherever you plan to go for the coming future.

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