Anime Culture is a values-led company committed to providing information and media people love.  On the road to becoming a global leader in digital and mobile, Anime Culture is shaping the future of media.  We are looking for a Staff Writer/Journalist (anime, gaming) who can work with a team of editors and writers to cover the growing anime and gaming ecosystem and the larger entertainment industry.  Anime Culture’s mission is to tell the stories behind the stories. As a writer, you will contribute your voice and leadership skills to this mission.  Top candidates will have the ability to handle multiple stories concurrently, the desire to publish news quickly and accurately in a fast-paced media environment.

We need someone who:

  • Has an obsessive desire to report news, especially about gaming, anime, and Japanese culture
  • Has the ability to spot a news story from miles away
  • Is deeply connected to industry events, news, influencers, and personnel
  • Can write content related to the business side of gaming/anime and the larger entertainment industry
  • Can write business spot news
  • Can develop and write features
  • Develop and write analysis pieces
  • Present numbers in unique and varying ways, i.e. via charts, graphs, galleries, or things that haven’t even been invented yet
  • Can work across a team of editors to devise editorial strategy

You:

  • Have several years of experience in journalism
  • Have the ability to edit content of varying lengths and writing styles
  • Are adept at working with writers of varying skills to produce well-reported and polished news pieces and features
  • Possess knowledge of SEO basics
  • Understand the importance of tagging content
  • Love the intricacies of content management systems
  • Can write headlines that capture the imagination of readers
  • Know how to work with writers to develop stories that haven’t even begun to materialize yet
  • Respectable work ethic

Anime Culture is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to, and will not be discriminated against based on, age, race, gender, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, disability or any other protected category.  Anime Culture is dedicated to providing an accessible environment for all candidates during the application process and for employees during their employment. Please let us know if you need a reasonable accommodation to apply for a job or participate in the application process.

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