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[Korea] Recruiting Announcement: English Editor

  • Date01/09/2019
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<Recruiting Announcement: English Editor>

The MICE (Meeting, Incentive tour, Convention, Exhibition & Event) team of the Korea Tourism Organization (KTO) is looking for a new member to join the team. The successful candidate will be involved in editing and proofreading MICE content for KTO, creating content and operating the Korea MICE English website ( and social media channels (Facebook, Twitter, etc.), and assist with facilitating communication with international organization and MICE media.

○ Application period: January 07 (Mon) – January 22 (Tue), 2019, 16:00 KST
※ Expected start date: March 4 (Mon), 2019

○ Contract conditions:
- Period: Indefinite duration employment contract after 3 month probationary period
- Annual salary: Approx. 32,952,000 won (including tax)
- Schedule: 5 days a week (Mon-Fri), 09:00-18:00 (including a 1 hour lunch break)

○ Location: Korea Tourism Organization Headquarters in Wonju-si, Gangwon-do

○ Work tasks:
- Editing and proofreading contents related to MICE
- Create content for and manage the English MICE website and social media channels
- Assist with facilitating communication with international organization and MICE media.

○ Required qualification (one of the following):
- Nationality-holder from English-speaking country
- Educated in an English-speaking country for over 7 years (Koreans only)
※ Education corresponding with the official curriculum of Korean Elementary•Middle•High Schools and Universities

○ Preferred skills:
- Outstanding Korean-to-English translation skill and ability to perform work tasks and communicate in Korean
- Experience in Korean-English translation, editing and Korean reading comprehension, using OA systems, ability to network with established contacts

○ How to apply:
After confirming the job description, submit your application on the online recruiting website (here). The full posting and detailed information is available in Korean through the KTO recruitment page (here).

○ Documents:
Job Description (Download)