Localization Intern

Los Angeles, CA /
Tapas Media – Localization /
Intern
Tapas Media is looking for a Localization Intern to join the team. The internship will entail reading webcomic series to ensure the content meets our guidelines, editing and organizing documents, preparing slides for presentations, writing short-form content, and assisting with project coordination, communication and information-sharing across teams. Our ideal candidate is already an avid reader of Tapas content and has strong organizational skills as well as writing ability/mastery in English grammar.

*This is a 6 month paid internship in the Fall of 2022.*

Responsibilities:

    • Edit/organize documents (updating guides, proofreading changes, helping with presentation slide prep, links to Dropbox files, screenshots of panels, etc.)
    • Review series under the guidance of the Localization Brand Safety team to ensure they fit our Content Guidelines, applying advisories/narratives as needed
    • Read series and add keyword tags to the content based on story tropes, themes, and world settings, as well as pitch in with short-form brief and blurb writing 
    • Assist the Spanish Language Lead with various duties related to Brand Safety, project coordination, communication and information-sharing across teams
    • Assist with file-checking/uploading series to our CMS

Qualifications:

    • Currently enrolled in an accredited program or recent graduate
    • A passion for webcomics is a must, particularly Korean & Chinese webcomics 
    • Strong writing ability/mastery in English grammar or storytelling abilities
    • Highly organized, ideally with experience using Google Sheet formulas and Project Management software
    • Preferably bilingual in Spanish
    • Some exposure and experience in Photoshop & Dropbox
    • Available to work 20-30 hours per week remotely
About Tapas Entertainment
Tapas Entertainment, a Kakao Entertainment company, is a next-generation media company, with content from Tapas Media, Radish, and Wuxiaworld.

At Tapas Media, we’re committed to diversity, equity and inclusion. We believe that the enriched diverse perspectives of our employees, readers, and creators help deliver our unique content. We welcome prospective candidates from all backgrounds, race, ethnicity, gender, age, physical and mental ability, sexual orientation, religious beliefs, culture, language, and education.