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mteacher80
December 8th, 2011, 03:15
Consulate General of Japan at Chicago (http://www.chicago.us.emb-japan.go.jp/About/news/JICjobopening.html)

Responsibilities:

Under the direct supervision of the Chief of the Japan Information Center
Monitors and analyzes newspapers, radio, TV, and other public and private media in 10 Midwest states.
Research on media relations in 10 states, including building a network of contacts for the JIC.
Ensure implementation of the JIC’s media strategy as it is related to media outreach, and promotion of priority issues and events, with a development focus.
Conduct a survey of media relations issues in 10 Midwest states.
General office responsibilities including Japan-related inquiries and correspondence.
Qualifications:
US citizen or permanent residency holder ( working permit holder)
Majoring in media relations, public relations, journalism, communications or related area will be highly desirable.
Excellent communications skills.
Strong computer skills (database knowledge is preferred).
Languages:
English and Japanese are the working languages in the Japan Information Center. Fluency in oral and written English is required. Good working knowledge of Japanese is preferable.
Please submit a resume and cover letter by January 6, 2012 to:

Consulate General of Japan
Japan Information Center
Attn: Ms. Sakae Mizukami
737 N. Michigan Avenue, Suite 1000
Chicago, IL 60611