FAKKU is looking for talented perverts.
FAKKU is the largest hentai publisher outside of Japan. We are a small team of passionate anime and manga fans doing what we love. Our offices are located in the beautiful city of Portland, OR; minutes from downtown. Interested applicants should email jobs@fakku.net

Manga Typesetter / Graphic Designer

Openings: Full-Time Local (Portland, OR), Full-Time Remote

FAKKU is looking for an experienced graphic designer or artist who is able to format English translations to fit the layout of Japanese manga. We are looking for talented individuals who have experience taking art projects all the way to print.

Requirements

  • Expert using the Adobe Suite with a focus on InDesign, Illustrator, and Photoshop
  • Experience working on projects that are both physically printed and digitally released
  • Experience working with multi-color projects (black/white and color)
  • Understanding of fundamental typographic rules and aesthetics
  • Good communication skills and the ability to work on a team
  • Impeccable attention to detail and self-driven to create beautiful products
  • Having a passion for Japanese culture, anime, and manga

Duties

  • Typeset English copy in place of Japanese copy in books and manga
  • Work with typeface and fonts to achieve an aesthetically pleasing product
  • Ensure project layouts are correct and ready for printing
  • Complete projects, appropriately budget time, and meet deadlines

Bonus Points

  • Basic understanding of Hiragana and Katakana is a big plus
  • Knowledge of the Japanese language is not required but highly sought after

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