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Editor (Japan-based)

Hypebeast, Tokyo

Driving Culture Forward


HYPEBEAST was launched in 2005 as an one-stop news source for internet savvy fashion enthusiasts and continues to inform and inspire trendsetters around the world. The growth of HYPEBEAST has seen its focus transcend from its initial roots to encompass all forms of fashion, arts, design and culture, including women’s fashion and trend site POPBEE.com. This makes HYPEBEAST a premier network and destination for cultural enthusiasts, taste makers and influencers alike.

HYPEBEAST is looking for editorial creatives to join our Japan-based team. The online editorial nature of HYPEBEAST requires applicants who can operate swiftly within our space and both understand and dictate movements within culture and social media. The Editor will serve as an integral part of our growing Editorial team and help further the growth, reach and cultural impact of HYPEBEAST. 

Responsibilities:

  • Writing interviews and features for people and brands
  • Gathering data and information 
  • Correspond with PR and brands 
  • Assist in miscellaneous organizational tasks

Requirements:

  • Proficient in written and spoken English and Japanese
  • Knowledge of HYPEBEAST content at a local and international level
  • Organization and time management
  • Ability to multitask in a fast-paced environment
  • Must be based in Japan

How to Apply

This position is based in Japan. Immediate availability is preferred.

If you think you have what it takes to join the fast-growing and dynamic team, please send a Japanese writing sample of at least one page and a resume to us.

About Hypebeast

About With a dedicated team focused on the progression of fashion through visual inspirations and the provision of knowledge, HYPEBEAST's devotion and commitment has made it one of the premiere online destinations for editorially driven commerce and news. Spanning a comprehensive range of both styles and brands, from streetwear to high-end and from established to well-known, the HYPEBEAST editorial team has sought to make a positive contribution to one of culture's most important creative mediums. HYPEBEAST's daily news section has become an important destination for those interested in the latest developments within the fashion community as well as other aspects of culturally-relevant content such as art, music, design and lifestyle. Several consistent marquee features have provided HYPEBEAST readers with a unique vantage point into the industry. Among the most prominent ongoing features include ESSENTIALS (a look into the daily essentials of several important creatives within the industry), PROCESS (an account from start to finish of how products are created) and PEN & PAPER (an intimate look into the sketchbook of an artist). HYPEBEAST's editorial is further enhanced through its online video presence dedicated to creating impactful stories through HYPEBEAST's own stylized vision, the video platform will provide a further dimension to some of the most interesting and compelling stories within fashion and culture. To tie the various facets of HYPEBEAST together is our online store. Since HYPEBEAST's inception, an appreciation for fashion and product has been fundamental to our vision. An online store has given visitors the opportunity to conveniently shop and purchase some of our favourite brands spanning streetwear to contemporary and high fashion. A truly eclectic mix of numerous styles, our online store offers a one-stop destination for numerous innovative and highly sought-after brands.

Want to learn more about Hypebeast? Visit Hypebeast's website.