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Marketing Associate at a fun and fast-paced Startup (expired)



Job ID
Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
Post date
Jan 17, 2024
E-Commerce / Online Marketer (SEO, SEM, SMO)
Work Type
Full Time / Experienced (Non-Manager)
¥250,000 ~ ¥400,000 / Month


  • English: Native level
  • Japanese: Business level (preferred)
  • Must currently reside in Japan
  • Visa sponsorship available


Love Japanese snacks? Love kawaii culture? Want a career centered in Japanese pop culture?
Become part of the ICHIGO Inc. team! ICHIGO Inc. shares the latest Japanese trend through snacks and kawaii merchandise. We currently cater to subscribers in over 103 countries in the world!

- TokyoTreat
- Sakuraco
- YumeTwins
- nomakenolife
- JapanHaul
- TokyoCatch

We are looking to expand our social marketing team with the addition of a creative and proactive individual who will assist in handling day-to-day productions. In addition to having a high level of creativity, attention to detail, and project management skills, we are looking for a person who is passionate about social media marketing and spreading Japanese pop culture to the rest of the world!

*Job Responsibilities*
We are looking for a talented Social Media Marketer (entry-level) with a strong startup mindset and a passion for taking on new challenges. The job duties consist of:
- Creates marketing and social media campaigns and strategies, including budget planning, content ideation, and implementation schedules
- Creates and distributes engaging written or graphic content in the form of e-newsletters, web page, and blog content, or social media messages
- Outreach to influencers & companies for new partnerships
- Grows and expands company social media presence on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram
- Collects customer data and analyses interactions and visits, plus uses this information to create comprehensive reports and improve future marketing strategies and campaigns
- Researches and monitors the activity of company competitors

*Skills And Qualifications*
- University degree in Communications / Marketing / Public Relations / Creative Writing or related field
- Native-level English
- Business level Japanese language (N2)
- 1+ year of experience in managing social media accounts and executing social media campaigns
- Experience with email marketing, excel & analytics
- Copywriting skill: write effective copy in long and short forms, for websites, Social Media platforms, blogs and articles etc.
- Flexibility and adaptability needed to work in a fast paced and regularly changing environment
- Detail-oriented and ability to multitask

- Proficiency with Business Facebook, Google Adwords, Google Analytics
- Knowledge of writing for Search Engine Optimization (SEO).
- Proficiency with Hootsuite, Mailchimp/Klaviyo.

- Competitive Salary and Visa sponsorship.
- Japanese Social Insurance, health care, pension plan package included.
- 10 days paid holidays.
- 5 days work week (Mon-Fri). Holiday on Sat/Sun and public Japanese holidays.
- All-you-can-eat Japanese snacks and drinks (i.e. Kitkat, Pocky, Ramune)!

Last modified on February 17, 2024

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