Freelance Blog Writer

We are looking for an English-language freelance blog contributor to join our team!

Go! Go! Nihon helps students worldwide who want to live and study in Japan. Whether people are looking to study for two weeks or two years we provide free support to find the perfect school for them. We offer student visa application support, help find accommodation, and offer other services to get settled in Japan as well as the latest immigration advice.  We offer online courses for those who need language lessons before their trip. We offer our service in 7 languages and have helped over 11000 people from more than 90 countries achieve their dream of living & studying abroad.

Join the Go! Go! World team as a freelance contributor to our Go! Go! Nihon and Schools in Japan blogs as someone with strong written communication skills, a passion for all things Japan, and a deep understanding of various aspects of Japanese culture. You should be fluent in English, preferably with knowledge of the Japanese language, and a general grasp of SEO practices.

Main tasks:

  • Creating or contributing to 2-4 unique articles a month.
  • Providing occasional updates on old articles for the blog with new information and improving SEO scores. 
  • Communicating weekly about tasks and other aspects related to the Go! Go! Nihon and Schools in Japan blogs.

Required Skills:

  • Native English writing skills.
  • Experience writing for an online blog or journal.
  • General understanding of on-page and technical SEO.
  • Have knowledge of/or ability to research various topics about Japanese and studying in Japan.

Preferred Skills:

  • Experience using WordPress and tools such as RankMath.
  • Conversational or better Japanese ability is a bonus.
  • Please note this is a freelance position, so being a resident in Japan is not required but it is beneficial.

Please submit your resume, a cover letter, and an example of your writing.

Please note that we will contact you only if we would like to take part in our screening process.

Location: Remote
Employment type: Freelance

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Please note that we will contact you only if we would like to interview you.