Monday, January 9, 2012

Translator - Artist Studio in LIC

Artist Studio
(Long Island City NY)
Seeking part-time Japanese/English translator for contemporary artist studio (Kaikai Kiki LLC run by Takashi Murakami) in Long Island City, Queens. Translator will assist in translating reports and light office work.

  • Practical experience in translating written Japanese/English.
  • Knowledge of Japanese culture and conversational Japanese language skills.
  • Knowledge of contemporary art and/or art practices a plus.
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, Adobe Photoshop required.
  • Knowledge of Adobe Illustrator a plus.
  • Ability to work well in a group setting.
  • Strong work ethic and enthusiasm.
  • Part-time - M - F, 4pm - 6pm with a TBD hourly rate
  • Transportation stipend
Job Description:
  • Translating reports from English to Japanese, from Japanese to English.
  • Office duties relating to studio maintenance (general administrative duties, inventory, data entry, ordering supplies, shipping).
  • Studio organization (cleaning, organizing supplies).
Application:Please e-mail a cover letter and resume to: