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  • jonetoon
  • Newgookin

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    • April 29, 2019, 10:42:01 am
    • Seoul
Editor/Proofreader Wanted (Freelance)
« on: April 29, 2019, 10:48:48 am »

Job Summary:

TappyToon brings the new wave of comics and webtoons to the world.
We curate a growing range of officially licensed comics from top creators
through our app and website. At TappyToon, you'll help the translation team
by editing and proofreading translations of the comics.

* Note: We are especially looking for someone who has experience with and is comfortable working on a variety of mature materials.


Editor/Proofreader of TappyToon will be responsible for the following:
- checking that translations match the original Korean text
- correcting spelling and grammar errors
- correcting any continuity issues(character, conversation, style, and so on)
- editing any awkward English or overly literal translations

Basic Qualifications:

- Native American-English speaker with excellent writing skills
- fluency in the Korean language in order to understand the original Korean text
- Strong understanding of webtoons, manhwa, manga,
and related Korean pop culture
- Understanding of Mature BL/GL materials

Preferred Qualifications:

- Basic Photoshop Skills
- Previous experience of translating, proofreading, editing manhwa/manga

How to Apply:

Please send your application via the Google form listed below:

The position is currently for a FREELANCE editor.
Please note there will be MANDATORY in-house training sessions at our office in Mapo-gu, Seoul.
Unfortunately, due to the volume of applications we receive, we will not be able to respond to
all applicants.