Japan Market Analyst Intern

Market Analysts · Amsterdam, Noord Holland
Department Market Analysts
Employment Type Intern FT
Minimum Experience Entry-level

Japan Market Analyst Intern

Location: Amsterdam

Level: Bachelor or Master

Hours: Minimum 32 hours per week

Experience: No prior experience is necessary

Start: Prefer immediate, start time negotiable

Language: Native or Fluent Japanese & Fluent English


Job Description

Newzoo is the leading global provider of games and esports research and analytics. We help some of the world’s largest entertainment, technology, and media companies target their audiences, track competitors, spot opportunities, and make strategic and financial decisions.

In the Market Analysis team, we work daily on Newzoo’s market sizing and forecasting, that are quoted in the world’s largest news outlets every day. We work with leading companies, both endemic to gaming and non-endemic and support them with our data and our insights, either through our syndicated report products or through consulting project. Your core task is to support our Japan Market Analyst in a variety of tasks from communicating with our Japanese clients to creating and translating content for our website.


Who Are We Looking For?

We are seeking a highly motivated Japan Market Analyst Intern with strong Japanese writing skills, a detail-oriented mind, and—most importantly—a passion for games and esports! This is an unmissable opportunity for anyone who wants to work as part of a skilled team to gain valuable experience with a variety of companies (inside games and out).

You will be part of the Market Analysis team. We’re a diverse team with different nationalities that works on various projects, meaning there will be many learning opportunities!


Your Responsibilities

  • Keeping track of developments in Japan’s games and esports industries.
  • Verifying Japanese translations of our content and surveys.
  • Creating or translating content in Japanese for clients and to be posted on our online channels.
  • Analyzing Japanese games and providing input on our game taxonomy.
  • Supporting our commercial team in building and maintaining positive relationships with our key accounts in Japan.
  • Assisting in managing partnerships with Japanese partners and contributing to our partnership growth and expansion for the Japanese market.


Your Profile

  • Bachelor’s or master’s student enrolled at a Dutch or other European educational institution.
  • Ability to do an internship in the Netherlands (Newzoo does not assist in getting a valid permit to do an internship in the Netherlands).
  • Strong interest in games and esports, in particular, Japanese mobile games.
  • Excellent Japanese writing skills; excellent level of English (any other Asian language skills are a big plus).
  • Good communication (in Japanese and English), organizational skills, and a good eye for detail.
  • Great at working across multiple deadlines.
  • Available for a minimum of 4 months.


Our Offer

  • Internship compensation.
  • An internship with a very international outlook in a dynamic, ever-changing, and fun industry.
  • Be part of a fast-growing, ambitious, young, and energetic team.
  • A workplace in the popular Houthavens area overlooking the harbor of Amsterdam.

Thank You

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  • Location
    Amsterdam, Noord Holland
  • Department
    Market Analysts
  • Employment Type
    Intern FT
  • Minimum Experience
    Entry-level