JP Artworker

Advertised on : 20 Sep 2018 | Closing date : 19 Dec 2018

  Job Reference : 10274

Japanese Artworker



Up to £21,000 per annum (depending on experience)


Contract Type

Full-time permanent



London, UK


Company Profile

Luxury ecommerce fashion and lifestyle brand seeks a new experienced and specialised Japanese designer/artworker to join the newly set up Japanese desk in their large central London office to assist with marketing their digital and print materials towards the Japanese market.


Main Responsibilities

·         Working directly from existing design frameworks and artworking design files into Japanese language.

·         Creating the artwork for a high volume of Japanese-language emails and marketing promotions in line with the company’s style guidelines.

·         Handling a high volume of digital and print media projects under supervision of a senior designer.

·         Occasional additional design work for other marketing projects similarly following the same guidelines.

·         Ensuring the company’s editorial, merchandising and sales content is brought to life with unique, user-friendly, high quality design.

·         Adapting English-language emails, affiliates, marketing and promotional copy for the Japanese-market.

·         Working alongside with Japanese language editors and translators to ensure quality is of the highest standard.

·         Liaising with the wider global content team, the Japanese-language management team and the external translation agency to ensure a smooth translation workflow.

·         Working closely with content developers in the technology team to ensure the company’s Japanese site and app meets the expectations and design requirements for the Japanese market

·         Performing quality assurance (QA) across multiple browsers and devices to ensure accuracy of content and functionality across the company’s website.

·         Liaising with an external translation team for occasional assistance during busy periods.


Candidate Requirements

·         Fluent in Japanese and English with extensive knowledge of Japanese marketing both as a consumer and creator.

·         Experience in a digital design role in the fashion/ecommerce sector is essential (including digital and print media projects).

·         Outstanding Adobe Creative Suite knowledge (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, CMS, and so on).

·         Knowledge of and enthusiasm for fashion, designers, brands and eCommerce (particularly related to Japan).

·         Enthusiasm and flexible approach to working in a fast-paced digital environment.

·         Ability to manage a high volume of projects simultaneously.

·         Ability to organise and meet strict deadlines by managing one’s workload within a fast-paced high-pressure environment.

·         Ability to work quickly and efficiently with accuracy and attention to detail.


Starting Date



Working Hours

Monday to Friday; 09:00 to 17:30



Candidates must have full eligibility to work in the UK as VISA sponsorship cannot be provided. Temporary VISA holders (Tier-5 YMS, etc.) are welcome to apply providing you have a minimum of 12 months remaining on your VISA.


How to Apply

All interested candidates must apply with both an English CV and a portfolio of their design work.


Functional Areas : Marketing / Research;Media / Advertisement
Type of Employment : Permanent
Work Location : (London)
Salary Description : Up to £21,000

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