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MTI Countdowns

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Have you ever wanted to join a broadcasting team that specializing in Japanese music culture? We are MTI Countdowns, a federally Canadian recognized non-profit organization based in the Greater Toronto Area and we are looking for ambitious and passionate members from the public interested either in the media industry and/or in Japanese music culture (or Japanese culture in general).

What are we about? We are a group of young and ambitious individuals who have an innate passion for music and broadcasting. As a registered non-profit organization based out of Canada, our goal is to educate and entertain Japanese music culture to everyone around the world. We believe the power and future of digital radio broadcasting is in podcasting. We strive to be acclaimed at educating and entertaining listeners in Japanese music culture. We cater our podcast to the feedback and needs of listeners. We believe in the development of the Japanese music industry through digital media broadcasting. Our podcast show is called Japan Top 10 and it is a podcast focusing on the mainstream music from Japan along with the cultural aspects that are intertwined in Japan's music.

We are also very well established organization, our show Japan Top 10 has an average of 77 thousand worldwide listeners in this past month, over a million listeners since we started in 2013 and we are frequently in the top 200 list of all podcasts on the Japanese iTunes store. Our organization has been around for a decade now and Japan Top 10 has been around since March 2013 (over 5 years). We have an international based staff, consisting of around 15 volunteers from the USA, Japan and Malaysia along with a board of directors in the Greater Toronto Area.

We are currently looking for front line staff to be an on-air host, content producer (production of scripts in our episodes) and audio editors. Full details about these positions and how to apply are listed on our website at https://mymti.org/current-openings/. More information about our podcast is also available at https://jtop10.mymti.org/. Feel free to email us as well if you are interested in applying.

PLEASE NOTE, THIS IS NOT A PAID POSITION. ALL OUR STAFF ARE VOLUNTEERS. IF YOU WANT TO APPLY AS AN UNPAID INTERN TO FULFILL HOURS, PLEASE SEE OUR APPLICATION PAGE (as listed above) FOR FURTHER DETAILS.

Although we do not provide remuneration for our staff's service, THERE ARE MONETARY REWARDS TO STAFF WHO DEMONSTRATE EXEMPLARY PERFORMANCE AND FOR STAFF WHO HIT THEIR ANNIVERSARY YEARS. Details are available on our website (under the FAQ document) or you can inquire more about these details anytime during your application process.

PLEASE DO NOT SEND US ANY RESUMES, WE HAVE A POLICY OF NOT OPENING ANY RESUMES OR COVER LETTERS. Address your interest through text and let us know what you are interested in applying to and why you are interested. We prefer that over knowing your experience which we will find out through the application process.

IN ADDITION, WE DO NOT OFFER ANY WORK VISAS TO APPLICANTS APPLYING OUTSIDE OF CANADA. WE ALSO CANNOT ASSIST WITH ANY INTERNATIONAL VISITORS TO FURTHER THEIR APPLICATION AS A PERMANENT RESIDENT IN CANADA. DO NOT APPLY TO OUR ORGANIZATION IF YOU ARE SEEKING A WAY TO IMMIGRATE TO CANADA.

If you have any further questions, do not hesitate to get in touch with via email at info@jtop10.jp. Thank you for your interest and looking at this posting. We also are available by text at 415-371-9299 (FYI, this is an American number).

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About MTI Countdowns

Location:

341 Yonge St, Toronto, Ontario M5B 1S1, CA

Mission Statement

We are a group of young and ambitious individuals who have an innate passion for music and broadcasting. Our goals are to educate, entertain and enhance the public’s engagement with Japanese music culture.

Description

We are a group of young and ambitious individuals who have an innate passion for music and broadcasting. As a registered non-profit organization based out of Canada, our goal is to educate and entertain Japanese music culture to everyone around the world. We believe the power and future of digital radio broadcasting is in podcasting. We strive to be acclaimed at educating and entertaining listeners in Japanese music culture. We cater our podcast to the feedback and needs of listeners. We believe in the development of the Japanese music industry through digital media broadcasting. Our podcast show is called Japan Top 10 and it is a podcast focusing on the mainstream music from Japan along with the cultural aspects that are intertwined in Japan's music.

Arts & Culture
Education & Literacy
Media & Broadcasting

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

This is a Virtual Opportunity with no fixed address.

SKILLS

  • Music Arts
  • Sound Production
  • English
  • Japanese
  • Public Speaking
  • Verbal / Written Communication

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • No time commitment, but we wish you will stay for the long run.
  • See our website for more details on requirements of these positions.

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