Tokyo Academics is the passion project of a constellation of teachers, researchers, and academics from around the world. Since 2012, we’ve evolved from a few university friends to a growing number of part-time and full-time individuals located in Tokyo, as well as working remotely. We are an organization of experts deeply passionate about helping students meet their potential and capture the opportunities of the future.
We are looking for a Graphic Designer to provide support for our Marketing team. You will be working remotely and help our company improve by developing and improving our online presence.
Make sure to take a look at the Careers page on our website for additional available positions!
What you will work on
Work with the Marketing team to plan, develop and create marketing assets (graphics, newsletters, advertisements, videos, podcasts), and ensure timely and successful delivery
Manage and create internal marketing tools, helping to maintain brand strategy and consistency
Develop systems to streamline project management and improve the overall accuracy of all customer-facing materials
Create engaging content, including presentations, flyers, emails and blog content, that amplifies our brand, differentiates our services, and reflects our brand guidelines
Use WordPress to design, create, and publish web pages
Analyze lead flow and performance from initiatives to build optimization strategies
Provide ideas for communicating through images rather than text (infographics) and create images that identify a product or convey a message
Manage workloads and priorities within a challenging, fast-paced, and energizing environment to consistently meet multiple deadlines while providing high-quality designs
Our ideal candidate
High proficiency in English (speaking/reading/writing)
High proficiency with Microsoft/Internet applications (Google Sheets, Docs, etc.) & Adobe Suite Products
Proficiency in programs such as Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, Canva, InDesign etc.
Organizational and project management skills
Creative and artistic mindset
Has a strong graphic design portfolio that includes a wide range of projects/works
Energetic, enthusiastic, curious and a self-starter
1+ year/s experience in similar role
Competitive compensation package
Bonuses based on company growth
20 days of paid time off per year for FT
Join a growing bootstrapped company with a lot of potential for career progression
Autonomy to implement ideas and have a significant impact
40 hours per week, remote
Flexible schedule, but must be available from Monday - Friday during regular business hours (10am - 7pm JST)